Why individuals have different energy requirements 

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  • Why individuals have different energy requirements
    • AGE
      • young children require energy for growth.
    • Difference in GENDER
      • Men have larger overall body size therefor they use more energy.
    • ACTIVITY
      • For instance physical work requires more energy than sedentary work
    • PREGNANCY
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    • BODY SIZE
      • The more surface area, the more energy is required in order to maintain body temperature
    • CLIMATE
      • In a cold weather energy is required to maintain body temperature.
    • HEALTH
      • More energy is required to repair damaged cells.

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