The body burns about 70 percent of its daily calorie intake when at rest or just breathing, the average daily calorie intake needed for a male is 2500 and 2000 for a woman. This amount can vary depending on the size or a... More »

Three thousand five hundred calories must be burned, either through exercise or daily life functions, to lose a pound. To lose a pound a week, an additional 500 calories per day must be burned. A healthy, safe weight los... More » Health Nutrition & Diets Calories in Food

Losing weight requires burning more calories than are taken in. Burning calories can be achieved in a few ways. Daily living, breathing and moving does burn calories, but for most, not enough to cause weight loss. Adding... More » Health Fitness & Exercise Burning Calories

The body burns calories when cold by expending energy to heat itself and anything ingested to 98.6 degrees Fahrenheit, according to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. The amount of calories burned to raise ... More »

Men can burn 15 to 18 calories per minute doing CrossFit exercises, while woman can burn 13 to 15 calories per minute, according to Although CrossFit workouts are generally short in duration, they are effectiv... More » Health Fitness & Exercise Burning Calories

Kissing does burn a small number of calories, according to WebMD. During a very passionate kiss, the body can burn up to two calories per minute. For comparison, WebMD notes that running on a treadmill burns an average o... More »

A 125-pound person weightlifting for 30 minutes burns 90 calories. The actual number of calories burned varies from person to person depending on the intensity and duration of the activity and the weight of the person. A... More » Health Fitness & Exercise Burning Calories