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How long does it take to lose five pounds?

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July 16, 2015 6:18PM

5 pounds is easy to lose. If you diet and exercise extensively you'd probably be able to lose it in a week. But if you want to diet and exercise moderately you could probably lose it in 3 weeks or less, as long as you're on a proper healthy diet.