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How to Find Out How Many Calories You Really Burn

How to Find Out How Many Calories You Really Burn

You can punch your stats into online calculators, tweak your Fitbit settings, and meticulously track every calorie you burn, but no amount of math can tell you how many calories your body really burns
Pregnancy pushes the body nearly as much as extreme endurance sports

Pregnancy pushes the body nearly as much as extreme endurance sports

A study of elite runners shows there could be an upper limit to human energy expenditure. Pregnant women push these caloric limits, too.
Pregnant People Are the Ultimate Endurance Athletes

Pregnant People Are the Ultimate Endurance Athletes

Carrying an 8-pound being inside your body during the entirety of waking hours is a super-human feat, probably as physically draining as running 5,000 marathons over a terrain of hot coals and quick
How old are your organs? New study offers complicated answers

How old are your organs? New study offers complicated answers

Your age is something that you're not likely to ever forget, but how long you've been alive doesn't necessarily reflect the true age of certain parts of your body. Our bodies regularly recycle cells

Scientists store data inside molecules that drive your metabolism

Never mind using DNA to store data -- there may be a simpler way to store info. Brown University scientists have shown that it's possible to store data in solutions of artificial metabolic molecules,
Drinking Coffee May Help Activate the Body’s Fat-Fighting Defenses

Drinking Coffee May Help Activate the Body’s Fat-Fighting Defenses

Coffee lovers everywhere can rejoice once again, as scientists may have found yet another reason to continue enjoying a morning cup of joe. A new U.K. study suggests that drinking...
Can You Gain Weight If You Don't Eat Enough? 3 Experts Explain "Starvation Mode"

Can You Gain Weight If You Don't Eat Enough? 3 Experts Explain "Starvation Mode"

There's a persistent theory about something called starvation mode, and the thought that if you stop eating, you'll actually gain weight instead of losing it. This comes up when you talk about
If You Have a Slow Metabolism, Here Are 5 Doctor-Approved Ways to Burn Belly Fat

If You Have a Slow Metabolism, Here Are 5 Doctor-Approved Ways to Burn Belly Fat

If you have a slow metabolism, trying to lose belly fat can be disheartening to say the least. Good news: it's still achievable, and experts recommend a few ways to make it happen. But there's also a
Not Sure Why Your Weight Is Fluctuating? These Weight-Management Doctors Have Answers

Not Sure Why Your Weight Is Fluctuating? These Weight-Management Doctors Have Answers

Your weight can fluctuate throughout your lifetime, and it goes up and down daily (just step on the scale and you'll see). For the sake of this article, we spoke to Holly Lofton, MD, director of the
Experts Explain Why You're Likely to Gain Weight Faster Than You Lost It in the First Place

Experts Explain Why You're Likely to Gain Weight Faster Than You Lost It in the First Place

How long it takes for you to get to your goal weight all depends on your body and your weight-loss methods. Generally, you can healthily lose half a pound to two pounds in a week, Jim White, RD, owner