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how many calories does sitting in a dry sauna burn

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Dr. David Hardin
36 years experience Wound care
Only a few: You will loose more weight due to water loss but this only lasts until you rehydrate. There is a little increase in caloric consumption but not enoug ... Read More

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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
19 years experience Dermatology
Standing: Standing does but it is not super significant, if you would like to truly burn calories i recommend exercising and eating healthy.
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Suzanne Galli
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Calorie burning: You burn calories just sitting because of all the activities that go on in your body. Of course, you burn more with robust activity.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Hoffer
52 years experience Cardiology
Varies, but some: What you are describing is your basal metabolic rate - the number of calories you burn at rest. This will vary depending on your gender, age, heredit ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Passive sitting: According to livestrong a 150-lb. Person may lose 68 calories per hour while sitting. I will let you do the math by multiplying the actual number of ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Eastern
44 years experience Dermatology
Oy ve.: What would we do without friends? Theoretically, sitting in cold water would force your body to burn extra calories to maintain your normal body temp ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Sun burn: You might apply silvadene (silver sulfadiazine) cream to your skin twice daily. Also drink electrolyte containing fluids to replace your fluid loss fr ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Safe but ineffective: Wearing a belt won't help you lose fat. Exercise and a healthy calorie-reduced diet will.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Charles Gordon
Specializes in Adolescent Medicine
Don't use that sauna: Maybe where you are sitting in the sauna under a heat source. Anyway your skin is being damaged! That is not the purpose of a sauna. Listen to your bo ... Read More
A 71-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: Excessive heat can . However, if it occurs at other times it should be evaluated.
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