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calories

These are foods which are energy-dense but nutrient-poor.
Just four drinks equals half your daily energy requirement.
You'll eat more junk too.
Calorie counting is a misleading, unsustainable method.
A single event can torch anywhere from a handful to thousands of calories, but all athletes need high-quality fuel.
For both general health and weight loss.
A handy guide so you can choose your treats wisely.