Fewer Calories Or More Exercise: The Effect On Body Composition Is Identical

Mon, 29 Jan 2007 10:00 AM EST

... When it comes to body composition and fat distribution, a calorie is a calorie, regardless of whether it's controlled by diet alone or a combination of diet and exercise. New research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism reveals that dieting alone is equally effective at reducing weigh and fat as a combination of diet and exercise--as long as the calories consumed and burned equal out. ...