What exactly are calories?

Answer A calorie is a unit of measurement for energy. The unit's name is French and derives from the Latin calor (heat). In most fields, it has been replaced by the joule, the SI unit of energy. However, ... Read More »

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When exactly is the new Direct TV Tivo DVR coming out I know it's later this year but does anyone know exactly when and for how much?

I know it has been pushed back to 2010 (re: send part of 2009 is out the window).Hopefully... the delay will mean they are waiting to use their newest series 4 tech in the direct tv box....Cost, do... Read More »

Will i Lose weight if i eat 1200 calories and i burn at least 100 calories?

Burn 1250 calories/day plus calories consumed?

The calculator I use (it's been fairly accurate for me) estimates that you burn closer to 2900 calories in a day if sedentary (assuming you're a teen or young adult). 1940 seems more accurate for y... Read More »

If I burn 1000 calories a day,how many calories should I eat?

The recommended amount for a 14-18 year old is 1800 calories. This amount is for you're body to function. You're eating 1500 and burning 1000 of these, therfore you're body is only getting 500 of i... Read More »