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What carbs have calories for you? total carbs, net carbs, fiber carbs?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine 36 years experience
ALL CARBS HAVE: Calories, some more than others. The more complex a carb is, the more energy your body needs to burn to absorb the calories, so you will net less calories with the more complex carbs.
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