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Negative Calorie Diet
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...calories to digest than are contained in the foods
Calorie Restriction
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...calorie restriction is when the body does not rece
Frozen-Food Diet
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...calorie per day diet and the plan calls for 45 min
Anti-aging diet
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...calorie intake by 30–50% of normal or recom
Mayo Clinic Plan (Endorsed by Clinic)
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...calories daily  Level 4 fatsHeart-healthy o
Chocolate Diet
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...calories and 8.5 grams of fat. While the calori
Healthy Heart Diet
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...calorie intake and nine essential nutrients: prote
Subway Diet
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...calories to 1,800 per day and involved extensive f
Fat Replacers
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...calorie content of the food. Description Fat is
Cambridge Diet
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...calorie diet (VLCD). The diet was first used only

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Technically, a calorie is the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1 kilogram (kg) of water 1 degree Celsius. One calorie is 1/1000 of a kilocalorie (a kcalorie or Calorie). The kcalorie is the unit by which food, and the amount of energy a person takes in is measured. To maintain one's weight, energy intake should equal energy expenditure. If energy intake is negative (if a person consumes fewer kilocalories than he or she needs or expends) then weight loss will occur. If energy intake is positive (if a person consumes more kilocalories than he or she needs and expends), weight gain will occur.

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