Essays Tagged: "Basal metabolic rate"

What are Calories?

cesses. Since this is true, you are able to check how many calories your body needs by testing your Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR), which is the rate at which your body spends energy for maintenance activ ...

(2 pages) 44 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine


the early morning, or more specifically, after eight hours of rest and 10 hours after the last meal.Basal Metabolic Rate.Your Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR), also known as the Resting Metabolic Rate (RMR) ... n to person. Some people are born with faster metabolisms, while others have slower metabolisms.Age.Basal Metabolic Rates are greater in childhood than in adulthood. Infants and children have a higher ...

(7 pages) 105 0 4.3 Aug/2005

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

Allegory Of The Cave

s healthy or not, they are ways to know this. One by Recommended Dietary Allowance and the other by Basal Metabolic Rate. There are several differences between Recommended Dietary Allowance (RDA) and ...

(1 pages) 539 0 3.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Evaluation of the Selected Micronutrient and Energy Intake Against the Nutrient Refernce Values (NRVs) by Using 24-House Dietary Recall Method on a 20 Year- old

sing a 24 hour recall technique; test the validity of energy intake against the Energy Intake (EI): Basal Metabolic Rate (BMR) ratio using the Goldberg cut-offs developed by Goldberg and colleagues, a ... erence values, rather than the RDIs from FOODSCAN 2000TM. Additionally, the ratio of Energy intake: Basal Metabolic Rate was calculated and compared with the Goldberg Cut-Offs to check the validity of ...

(12 pages) 64 0 5.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology > Human Biology

P3, M3 Current Issues in Sport

day. However the energy expenditure can originate from a variety of different things such as; BMR (basal metabolic rate), TEF (thermic effect of food), DT (dietetic technician) and the PA (physical a ... splayed below.Everybody will digest foods and drinks at different speeds, this is known as the BMR (basal metabolic rate) and is the rate of how fast the foods and drinks are digested and gains all th ...

(10 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Diet Planning Assessment

ty and 20 minutes of moderate weight lifting. To help determine her caloric needs, I calculated her basal metabolic rate using the Mifflin-St. Jeor equation, which comes out as 1,446 calories a day.Si ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports