Calorie Breakdown Bug?

previous topic · next topic
djzgib

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 2

      quote  
Posted: 02 May 2012, 17:08
Hi,

I just tryed to calculate my own bread's nutrition facts using fatsecret, and maybe it's just me, but...i think that this is some kind of bug, something is not calculated correctly. Look the screenshot and see:

http://www2.picturepush.com/photo/a/8173430/img/8173430.png

If I have 72.41 grams of protein in this "meal", multiplying it with 4kcal/g, I shoud get 72.41*4=289.64kcal, and that should be about 16.09% of all calories (1800kcal) but fatsecret's graph shows that proteins made only 9% of whole meal's calories.
Also, when i try to add all callories (31.17*9+337.82*4+72.41*4=1921.45) I get 1921 kcal instead of 1800.

Am I missing something, or...?

Hoser

Joined: Jul 10
Posts: 2,052

      quote  
Posted: 02 May 2012, 18:00
I can't see your diet calendar, so I can't see how much fiber is in the equation. Maybe FS isn't counting fiber in the calorie breakdown?
djzgib

Joined: Mar 12
Posts: 2

      quote  
Posted: 02 May 2012, 18:23
Hoser, thanks for reply... I've just changed my settings. "Share My: Weight, Journal & Calendar" is now set "with everyone". I tought that fiber is contained in carb's calories (if it has calories at all). Anyone have explanation for this mismatch?
Hoser

Joined: Jul 10
Posts: 2,052

      quote  
Posted: 02 May 2012, 18:38
Thanks for that. I've looked at the numbers, and I have no freakin' idea what's going on.



Forum Search
Advanced forum search


Latest Posts

macros
wondering if there is a section on FS to work out my macros for low carb/keto ???
by Lindy Jane on 17 Nov 17 11:05 PM
Delete a food
I think you just click the "X" on that line and it deletes it.
by Lindy Jane on 17 Nov 17 11:04 PM
How do I view reports on the desktop site like I can the mobile?
Hey everyone, im having some serious issues finding the information I need. What i'm trying to see is how close I am to hitting my macros for the day, but for the life of me can't figure it out. ...
by MrButtersworth on 17 Nov 17 11:32 AM
FatSecret for IPad missing features of FatSecret for IPhone
Where is the reporting function for the IPad version? There is no report button on the IPad version like the one on IPhone.
by charlesramey on 16 Nov 17 05:35 PM
Google fit preventing sleep
Is the removal actually the accounting for your resting metabolic rate per hour? Your RMR or BMR? Some devices and apps account for an individual's BMR or RMR depending on data entered and some do ...
by Terrapin12 on 13 Nov 17 10:12 AM