Question about calorie burned during exercise calculation

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Posted: 25 Apr 2012, 16:34
I have a question. I have been using this site and the app for my driod since January. I have lost a lot of weight with's great.

I have been basically exercising the same on most days. I go for a 20-25 minute run.

My question is, does the web site calculate the calories burned as being less as I lose weight? It seems like when I started, I would do this and my calories at the end of the day would show that I burned over 3000. Now that I have lost roughly 36 lbs, it shows the same exercise is puts me under 3000 calories burned.

If so....great. But, just wanted clarification on how the website does this.


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Posted: 25 Apr 2012, 16:43
I believe it does ... resets your RDI and amount of calories burned based on weight.

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Posted: 26 Apr 2012, 14:00

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Posted: 26 Apr 2012, 14:04
Yes it does, someone who weighs less will burn less calories then someone who weighs more doing the same activity. Simply because a heavier persons body has to work harder.

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