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Unlocking the Power of NEAT: The Hidden Calorie Burner in Everyday Life

Unlocking the Power of NEAT: The Hidden Calorie Burner in Everyday Life

Non-exercise Activity Thermogenesis (NEAT) refers to the calories we burn in all activities except sleeping, eating, or sports-like exercise. These include simple actions like walking or leg bobbing, which contribute significantly to our daily energy expenditure, impacting weight and overall health. Realizing the importance of NEAT alters the notion that only physical exercise is key to health. The science of NEAT shows that even household chores or walking to the store can meaningfully burn calories. NEAT differs from person to person due to factors like occupation, living conditions, and biological predispositions. Small behavioral changes, like standing instead of sitting and incorporating movement into mundane tasks, can boost NEAT and thus enhance health. Besides weight management, NEAT also links to longevity and can predict mortality risk in older adults. Therefore, fostering a NEAT-friendly environment can help transform a sedentary lifestyle into an active one, initiating a shift in our perspective on health and longevity.

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