Fibion Blog • The Energy Hamburger (Part 1) - #Exercise More, #Eat Less, Still #Fat? • Arto Pesola

The Energy Hamburger (Part 1) – #Exercise More, #Eat Less, Still #Fat? Energy Hamburger (Part 1) – Exercise More, Eat Less, Still Fat

The Energy Hamburger (Part 1) – #Exercise More, #Eat Less, Still #Fat?

Let’s examine the energy equation from the perspective of spending energy. As I told you before, the number of adults participating in recreational physical activity is larger than ever before. According to questionnaires used in studies the number of adults that participate in recreational physical activity at least twice per week has increased from approximately 40% to 70% in the last 30 years.

Wait a second. I don’t get it? The amount of food we put in our mouths has decreased and the amount that we exercise has increased, but we are STILL gaining weight?

Keep reading this blog, I have more to tell you!

Arto Pesola
Arto Pesola

Everyday Activity Scientist


Fibion Inc.

PhD in Exercise Physiology, Author of the 'Revolution of Natural Exercise' book

Some years ago, I was asked about my future plans. Without much of thinking I replied: “I want to make the world a better place where people don’t need to sit so much”. This spontaneous answer was the leading light to finish my PhD degree and forward to new business opportunities in health technology aiming at making life healthier - with less sitting. For my blog posts, I have used material from my book "Luomuliikunnan vallankumous" (engl. The revolution of everyday activity) (Fitra 2014).