After 2 months away from exercise due to major surgery, I've been back at it for 6 weeks and have really upped my workouts as I begin training for a 13.1. Here's the issue, since my return, the scale show at least a 5 lb weight gain. With an upcoming check-up soon, I can already hear my doctor say exercise, watch what you eat, and loose weight. Really!!! Non-scale victories continue to reveal theirselves to me, but how can you make most doctors understand this. Thank you very any suggestions/encouragement.