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Farewell to the 3,500-Calorie Rule - Today's Dietitian

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Over the course of one year, that would equal 52 lbs. ... in which the first sentence states, "A total of 3,500 calories equals 1 pound of body fat. ... The 3,500-calories- per-pound rule seemed to make sense at the time, but much has occurred in ...

Do You Really Lose a Pound of Fat for Every 3500 Calories You Burn?

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Do You Really Lose a Pound of Fat for Every 3,500 Calories You Burn? ... if you want to determine roughly how many calories your body burns ...

Myths & Facts – Zoë Harcombe

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If the calorie theory were correct, every human would lose 104 lbs every year ... Not that any real fat is better or worse than any other, but just to correct much nonsense said about both olive oil and red meat. ... 1lb does not equal 3,500 calories

How Many Calories Do You Actually Have to Burn to Lose One Pound

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Apr 8, 2016 ... Years ago, scientists played around with a pound of squishy, slimy human fat and found that it contained 3,500 calories of energy. But—sorry to ...

Biggest Weight-Loss Myth Revealed | Runner's World

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Jul 21, 2015 ... ... calculator shows that you need to burn more than 3500 calories to lose a pound. ... Today, many conventional weight-loss plans still tout the ...

You Need to Burn 7,000 Calories to Lose a Pound, Not 3,500

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Jul 22, 2015 ... If you've ever calculated how much weight you'll lose by cutting out a ... the most famous equation in dieting: 1 pound of fat = 3500 calories.

25 Ways to Cut 500 Calories A Day - Health.com

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The most basic way to lose weight is to slash calories. But how many do you really have to cut to see results? It's simple: You can drop two pounds a week by  ...

Counting calories: Get back to weight-loss basics - Mayo Clinic

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Apr 11, 2015 ... Because 3,500 calories equals about 1 pound (0.45 kilogram) of fat, you need to burn 3,500 calories more than you take in to lose 1 pound.

How many calories does it take to lose one pound? | Go Ask Alice!

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Jun 30, 2015 ... Theoretically, about 3500 calories equals one pound of body weight. ... this slowdown is a real phenomenon, and has been shown in many ...

3500 Calories To Lose A Pound - Is This Formula All Wrong?

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If you create a deficit of 7000 calories in a week, you lose two pounds, and so on. ... lean and overweight people in how many calories they can or should cut.

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How Many Calories Equal One Pound? - Today's Dietitian

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Eat more calories than you burn, and you'll gain weight. ... in contrast to the current 3,500 kcal-per pound rule, which estimates a much more generous 52-lb  ...

How Many Calories Are in a Pound of Body Fat? - Authority Nutrition

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It is a myth that a pound of body fat contains exactly 3500 calories. ... One pound equals 454 grams. Pure fat ... This would equal a total of 52 pounds in a year.

The Calorie Theory – prove it or lose it – Zoë Harcombe

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Jun 8, 2014 ... One dietitian said to me “You've made us think how much we were just .... If we think one pound equals 3,500 calories and in fact one pound ...