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A 21-year-old male asked:

Is it healthy and will i burn more fat if i run in the morning right after waking up without eating anything?

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Dr. Bradley Butkovich
Orthopedic Surgery 27 years experience
No not healthy: And you won't burn more fat if you have no food you will actually burn muscle. Eat before you work out, something as simple as a banana.

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Last updated Mar 13, 2019

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