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  • grams
  • If you have a jumbo jawbreaker, you'll get roughly 130 calories and 30 grams of sugar from just one candy. (livestrong.com)
  • The American Heart Association suggests that women have no more than 100 calories from added sugar daily, which is equivalent to about 6 teaspoons, or 25 grams, while men should have no more than 150 calories daily from added sugar, or about 9 teaspoons, which is equivalent to 38 grams. (livestrong.com)
  • 4.184
  • the current standard of 4.184 J was chosen to have the new thermochemical calorie represent the same quantity of energy as before. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nutrition
  • A restaurant meal that includes an appetizer, salad entr e and one side can contain an average of 1,494 calories, compared to a greasy McDonald s Big Mac Extra Value Meal that will set you back 1,130 calories, according to the Journal of Nutrition, Education and Behavior. (freerepublic.com)
  • Protein
  • The percentages of calories are estimated to be 70.4 and 52.3 from carbohydrate, 19.6 and 35.4 from fat, and 10.0 and 12.3 from protein for developing and industrialized countries, respectively. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Cooked items are often listed as having fewer calories than raw items, yet the process of cooking meat gelatinizes the collagen protein in meat, making it easier to chew and digest-so cooked meat has more calories than raw. (freerepublic.com)
  • heat
  • The calorie was first defined by Nicolas Clément in 1824 as a unit of heat energy and entered French and English dictionaries between 1841 and 1867. (wikipedia.org)
  • The calorie was first defined specifically to measure energy in the form of heat, especially in experimental calorimetry. (wikipedia.org)
  • widely
  • In spite of its non-official status, the large calorie is still widely used as a unit of food energy. (wikipedia.org)
  • As if to avoid confusion, it is sometimes written Calorie (with a capital "C") in an attempt to make the distinction, although this is not widely understood. (wikipedia.org)
  • Meal
  • nstruct the students to use the given serving size and calculate the number of calories each meal contains. (uen.org)
  • oxygen
  • When a person expends calories, the body uses oxygen and produces carbon dioxide. (unm.edu)
  • With direct calorimetry, a young male with an average American diet generates 4.82 calories for every liter of oxygen consumed. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Science
  • Calories" is a science fiction short story by American writer L. Sprague de Camp, part of his Viagens Interplanetarias series. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food
  • Calories are used as a unit to measure the energy in food as well as the energy produced, stored, and utilized by living organisms. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The process used to estimate calories for food was developed at the turn of the 19th to 20th century by Wilbur Atwater. (freerepublic.com)
  • One key area where the system is inaccurate, Wrangham reported, is in estimating the calories for cooked food. (freerepublic.com)
  • less
  • It found that the worst snorers used up about 2,000 calories a day while resting, compared to the 1,626 calories burned by those who snored lightly and less often. (www.nhs.uk)
  • Menu
  • Just before the Thanksgiving holiday, the FDA announced a controversial and expansive rule that will require certain establishments with 20 or more locations -- including chain restaurants, grocery and convenience stores, and movie theaters -- to post calorie information on their menus and menu boards. (freerepublic.com)
  • Ways
  • I don't know if limiting your calories will keep you from growing taller, but I certainly know that you could very easily damage your health in other ways. (medhelp.org)
  • Study
  • It said that a study has found that the more severe a person's snoring is, the more calories they burn while resting, even when awake. (www.nhs.uk)