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Equation for how much energy we use when walking discovered.
A new independent study of scientific research has revealed that, contrary to the widely held hypothesis, dietary sugars are not the driving factor behind rising body mass index (BMI) levels in children in Great Britain.
Apparently, the mysterious "3/4 law of metabolism" -- proposed by Max Kleiber in 1932, printed in biology textbooks for decades, explained theoretically in Science in 1997 and described in a 2000 essay in Nature as "extended to all life forms" from bacteria to whales -- is just plain wrong.
Weight-loss supplement burns as many calories as 20-minute walk.
Most of us know we should take more exercise. Things can get hazy when it comes to the details of what type of exercise, when it should be done and how long for.
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