CALORIES (factors of necessary amount of calories in each day? (body's…
factors of necessary amount of calories in each day?
body's ability to process energy
how many are they required each day?
less for elderly people
more for person doing guzzling activity
more for pregnant women
2500 for men
2000 for women
what is it?
a measure of how much energy the item stores in its chemical bonds
the amount of energy
we measure in food
a way of keeping track of the body's energy budget
how are they used?
to support basic functions of our organs and tissues