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Does exercise help with weight loss?

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Adding 20 minutes more of exercise (such as aerobic dancing, walking, jogging, biking, rowing, or swimming) to your current routine will burn an average of 100 calories of fat a day. Over a year's time, that extra 20 minutes of exercise should allow you to lose 10 pounds.

From: Lose Weight the Healthy Way WebMD Medical Reference

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CDC: "BMI -- Body Mass Index: Child and Teen Calculator."

American Dietetic Association.

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on March 06, 2018

SOURCES: 

CDC: "BMI -- Body Mass Index: Child and Teen Calculator."

American Dietetic Association.

Reviewed by Lisa Bernstein on March 06, 2018

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