In its own clever way, the highly successful Weight Watchers program utilizes the basic "calories in, calories out" method of weight loss.
Calories are simplified by the weight watchers point system which assigns points to foods based on their calorie and nutritional content.
Weight Watchers Points Allowed Calculator
The following points calculator is a very useful tool to complement the comprehensive Weight Watchers program. How Does the Calculator Work? The Weight Watchers Points Allowed Calculator will:
Weight Watchers Tips
35 Flexible Points - Learn to Indulge
Weight Watchers Points System has a focus on using your points on healthy filling foods, not daily allowable points to be used on sugar and fat. The points list for foods will reflect this.
In addition to the daily food points calculation, Weight Watchers allow 35 flexible points* each week that encourage you to indulge in the occasional treats without threatening your overall weight loss. This is a good way to learn control without deprivation.
*According to the Weight Watchers Momentum Program
Please note: This is not an official Weight Watchers tool, but an aid to compliment the Weight Watchers Program. This online calculator has been modeled on the old Weight Watchers Points Plan (which was a very a successful system). The current Weight Watchers program as of 2011 is called the Weight Watchers Points Plus Program. To maximize your chances of weight loss success, we strongly recommend you refer directly to the Weight Watchers Plan which also strongly values its support network and meetings as a component of the system. For more information on Weight Watchers, click here.
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All information is intended for your general knowledge only and is not a substitute for medical advice or treatment for specific medical conditions. You should seek prompt medical care for any specific health issues and consult your physician before starting a new fitness regimen.