Hi Elaine, I hope you found the answer to your question but just in case I would like to answer it for you. Figs have roughly 32 calories, 1 gram of fiber, and .01 grams of fat. In the Weight Watchers points system, this would mean you could have up to 5 Figs and only add between 1 and 2 points depending on the size of the figs, of course. I hope this helps. Also in the Weight Watchers program they incourage trading fatty foods with fruits and vegetables as you can, so I think Figs are a great way to substitute sweet and unhealthy treats. Good Job!
by Robie Benve 10 years ago
Do you peel fresh figs before you eat them?I always peeled them, but I'm learning that many people don't. What do you do, and why?
by Victoria Lynn 10 years ago
What do you think about Weight Watchers?Does this group really help people a lot? I had been thinking about joining at one point.
by Robie Benve 7 years ago
Can you suggest some good recipes that use fresh figs?We love fresh figs, and we eat them just like that, plain. However, I'd like to get more creative and include them in dishes that we can enjoy during our meals.Do you know any good tasting (and easy) recipe that use fresh figs? I love to cook,...
by Donna Janelle 12 years ago
Have you ever tried Weight Watchers? If so, did it work for you?
by Annette Thomas 13 years ago
Rats, rats, and double rats! I've gained 5 lbs in about 10 days pigging out on anything and everything. Five lbs for me is like a ton. I recently lost 20 lbs the last year. Been going to Curves faithfully 3 times per week, building muscle mass, but my Body fat percentage is still poor....32%. ...
by amitapeter 13 years ago
i am 18 and weigh 120 pounds. how many points a day should i have to lose 15 pounds?
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