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Daily Calorie Requirements
Calorie requirements can vary depending on the lifestyle. A sedentary lifestyle (e.g. Office desk work) would require less calories as compared to the calories required by an athlete. This calculator indicates an approximate calorie requirement for a person having a normal lifestyle.
- Carbohydrates, fats and proteins - three main sources of calories in our food.
- Due to the biological changes in the body, adolescents' caloric requirements are high.
- Proteins and carbohydrates give about four calories each per gram while fat gives nine calories.
- Calories get stored in the form of fat, when not consumed as fuel by the body.