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How many calories does a baby burn when they sleep

A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
Wound care 37 years experience
Around 1300 /hour: The "basal metabolic rate" is the caloric co9nsumption at complete rest. It depends on many factors like height, age, weight, % body fat, what has bee... Read More
Dr. James Eitner
Family Medicine 35 years experience
Depends On Weight: During sleep, a person's weight and the number of hours he/she sleeps determine how many calories are burned. Normally, a person burns about 0.42 calo... Read More

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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Calories burned: You are making me do math this early in the morning!. (: you burn about 0.42 calories per pound per hour. So at a weight of 114 pounds you are burnin... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
I think not: Sorry. Not unless you had restless leg syndrome and were moving those feet all around.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 56 years experience
Depends on: this depends on the person's level of physical or nonphysical activity is impacted by your weight, age, sex, metabolism and the environment. Differen... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Burn rate: Fitness references list the burn rate as .42 cal/lb/hr.For a 104 lb person this calculates to 43.68 cal/hr. This is really an approximation.The body c... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 18 years experience
Yes/no: Simply sleeping in a cold room won't burn any more calories but shivering will. However, you probably won't be able to sleep if you're shivering all n... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Balanced diet: Moderate portions and exercise 1/2 hour a day. Stop the appetite suppressants they are not good for you if you are breast feeding they can affect the... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shalini Sethi
Pediatrics 22 years experience
Bottle feed: The premature nipple had smaller opening so small flow. You can try a bigger one for him .
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Katelin Haley
Family Medicine 10 years experience
Call your PCP: Your primary care physician can help you determine your need for testing for possible causes such as influenza, strep throat, or COVID-19. If you are ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Breaux
Pediatric Surgery 40 years experience
Probably biking: There are calculators available on the internet to help you figure out how many calories you burn with different activities based on your weight, such... Read More