caloric expenditure

caloric expenditure

, calorie expenditure
The number of kilocalories used during an activity or during a specific length of time. It increases with the difficulty of the activity (how many muscles are used and how hard they work) and with the duration of the activity.
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The caloric expenditure from your weekly exercise was offset by all extra calories you consumed, perhaps without even noticing.
In the weight loss program trial, despite the dieters consistent efforts to reduce calorie intake, their increased appetite resulted in a progressive increase in calorie intake three times stronger than the changes in caloric expenditure that typically accompany weight loss and weight loss plateau.
But the MET value of standing versus sitting does not rise to a difference in caloric expenditure that would seem to lead to weight loss, if that is your goal.
When EE was expressed relative to BM and FFM, running still resulted in greater caloric expenditure than walking.
Binns said that her team looked at the effects of protein consumption alone on total energy expenditure and protein consumption combined with exercise, and found that with exercise, there is a trend for a continued increase in caloric expenditure with higher protein consumption.
The purpose of this study was to use the Report Card as a guide to quantify and compare: 1) the number of calories an average Canadian school-aged child (6-11 years of age) expends to meet the Report Card benchmarks for active play and the organized forms of PA, and 2) the expected increase in caloric expenditure when averaged across the entire school-aged population should the proportion meeting the benchmarks increase.
It ensures the upper and lower limbs act in coordination for maximum caloric expenditure.
Additionally, the multiple rounds of exercise were well tolerated by subjects and resulted in an increase in caloric expenditure beyond what would normally be seen if only 4 minutes of exercise was completed.
The Minnesota Leisure Time Physical Activity Questionnaire was used to assess caloric expenditure during 15 different aerobic activities: swimming, hiking, aerobics, jogging, tennis, racquetball, walking, gardening, mowing, raking, golfing, bicycling, dancing, calisthenics, and riding an exercise bike.
Difference in caloric expenditure in sitting versus standing desks.
Kallfelz, involves "simply an equation of caloric intake versus caloric expenditure.
But it might increase caloric expenditure a bit more than a traditional sedentary video game, and if you do that on a daily basis that could have a cumulative effect that might be beneficial.