Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide information about a wide range of health-related issues and concerns; grouped in nine volumes, each of which focuses on a specific topic, with cross-references, illustrations, glossaries, and indexes.When you consume too many calories over a period of time, your body stores the excess, primarily in the form of BODY ... They can be used to determine how many calories you consume daily. ... For example, a 150-pound (68-kg) person burns roughly 240 calories an hour walking slowly (2 miles per hour), 440 calories ananbsp;...
|Title||:||Macmillan Health Encylopedia: Nutrition and fitness|
|Publisher||:||Gale Cengage - 1999|