A 32-year-old member asked:
could men lose weight faster and easier than women?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler answered
24 years experience Psychiatry
Often - the answer : is yes. This is because men (on average) have more muscle mass. A man may burn 20% more calories than a woman of the same height at rest. On average, men are about five inches taller than women – so that is also a contributor.
Answered on Jul 12, 2014
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