Calories printed on food packages are calculated using Atwater factors. These factors assume that a gram of protein yields four calories of energy, a gram of carbohydrate yields four calories, and a gram of fat yields nine calories, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture
Food manufacturers multiply the grams of protein, carbohydrates, and fat with their Atwater factors, 4-4-9. The sum of these numbers is a food’s calorie count.
But there are a number of shortcomings with this method: http://blog...
Together we’re greater in Action!
The Cardiac Rehab and Physical Therapy department at Brigham City Community Hospital helped a past Cardiac Rehab patient: Stanley Thompson of Perry.
Stanley Thompson has spent years building many trails in Box Elder County area. He spends hours maintaining the trails and keeping them clear of overgrowth. He also enjoyed riding the trails himself.
Stan had a heart attack in July 2015 while bike riding with his friend around the Mantua Dam.
This heart attack...