Calorie Deficit Diet is one way to lose weight. This method is done by reducing calorie intake from daily calorie needs. However, this diet should not be done haphazardly, because everyone’s calorie needs are different.
A person can be said to be on a calorie reduction diet if he consumes fewer calories than the calories his body needs. Calories are actually needed by the body as a source of energy. But by supplementing calorie intake, the body will burn fat as a substitute for energy sources so that weight can be reduced.
The following is how to do a calorie reduction diet that is correct:
1. Calculate daily calorie needs
Start by calculating your daily calorie needs. That way, you will not reduce your body’s calorie intake too much. First of all, calculate the Basic Metabolic Rate (BMR), namely:
BMR for men: 66.47 + (13.75 x weight in kilograms) + … Read moreRead more →