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Calorie - Wikipedia

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Calories are units of energy. Various definitions exist but fall into two broad categories. The small calorie or gram calorie (symbol: cal) is the approximate amount ...

What Are Calories? How Many Do We Need? - Medical News Today

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Feb 15, 2016 ... A calorie is a unit of energy. In nutrition and everyday language, calories refer to energy consumption through eating and drinking, and energy ...

What is a Calorie? | SuperKids Nutrition SuperKids Nutrition - Grow ...

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By definition a calorie is the energy it takes to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius. The important word to take away from this definition is ...

What Are Calories? - Live Science

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Nov 13, 2015 ... A calorie is a unit of energy. Counting calories is one way to monitor weight loss.

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Jul 13, 2015 ... View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/what-is-a-calorie-emma-bryce We hear about calories all the time: How many calories are in this ...

Learning About Calories - KidsHealth

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"That's loaded with calories!" "Are you counting your calories?" When people talk about the calories in food, what do they mean? A calorie is a unit of ...

What Is A Calorie And Why Is It Important To Know How Many ...

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Feb 1, 2009 ... A calorie is actually a unit of heat energy. That's right. We think of calories as just things that are in food and all foods have calories. But your ...

Understanding calories - Live Well - NHS Choices

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The amount of energy in an item of food or drink is measured in calories. When we eat and drink more calories than we use up, our bodies store the excess as ...

What Is Calorie Density? - CalorieKing

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Weight loss information & articles. The web's most trusted weight control resources. Advice and tips for losing weight, beating emotional eating habits, and  ...

What is a Calorie? - How Calories Work | HowStuffWorks

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Specifically, a calorie is the amount of energy, or heat, it takes to raise the temperature of 1 gram of water 1 degree Celsius (1.8 degrees Fahrenheit). One calorie ...