calories burned at work?

previous topic · next topic
alisha hull

Joined: Jun 12
Posts: 2

      quote  
Posted: 04 Jul 2012, 16:07
Hello everyone. I have a question that i hope someone can answer. Im a server and generally work between five and seven hours. How would i calculate calories burned. The way my feet feel i would say alot Smile
alstardis

Joined: Jun 12
Posts: 13

      quote  
Posted: 04 Jul 2012, 16:21
I guess one way would be to use "standing" in the exercise tab, or time "walking". That is a though one. And the number will vary by person.
snugles

Joined: Jan 10
Posts: 201

      quote  
Posted: 04 Jul 2012, 17:37
I had the same issue with work although I am in a different field but I made a combo of so many hours standing and so many of housework. Maybe you could do the same with standing/walking.
firegirl789

Joined: May 10
Posts: 29

      quote  
Posted: 06 Jul 2012, 08:03
You could wear a pedometer and log your miles!

I have a job that has me walking back and forth for hours, and after wearing a pedometer for a week, I found out I was walking 12 miles a night. It blew my mind. Totally counts as exercise!
alisha hull

Joined: Jun 12
Posts: 2

      quote  
Posted: 16 Jul 2012, 20:49
Thanks for the advice!



Forum Search
Advanced forum search



Latest Posts

Disheartening
Restrict weighing yourself to once a week and before your first meal of the day. Body weight (BW) fluctuates through the day and through the week even if you are following a strict diet and can be mis ...
by WorkIP on 22 Oct 17 11:27 PM
Diet Buddy in Colorado
Looking for someone in Colorado to be my diet buddy. Need to lose 50 lbs. Have Type 1 Diabetes and Hypothyroid. If there is someone out there that is the same as me, I would appreciate it.
by hdecrescentis on 22 Oct 17 06:40 PM
Nips and tucks
I am 50 and have maintained a 90 plus pound weight loss with a few ups and downs for many years. Yes, I have some loose skin, and no I have never had skin removal surgery. To tighten it up and keep it ...
by TtinaBee on 22 Oct 17 06:00 AM
How do I add a new food?
Welcome to FS! On the fatsecret.com website, start to type in a few letters where you would search for a food item .. then a little "+ add new food" appears just below the window with search ...
by rhills on 22 Oct 17 01:35 AM
New to site/app
On the fatsecret.com website, you do this by clicking on the box on top that looks like a graph .. that's your weight log. On the mobile app, click on the 3 horizontal bars in the upper left and s ...
by rhills on 21 Oct 17 04:14 PM