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would running in hot weather at night burn more calories than in the cold?

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Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
No: Although temperature effects metabolic rate and sense of fatigue it does not do so enough to have any effect. The greater effect of running in hear is of dehydration and loss of sodium chloride and other ions.
Answered on Jul 7, 2013

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