View Full Version : Calorie Intake per day / Body Weight

05-11-2004, 03:01 PM
How many calories if ok for me to intake per day?

I weigh 260 pounds.

How about grams of fat?

ANy advice would be appreciated to help me in my diet.

05-11-2004, 03:29 PM
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05-11-2004, 03:37 PM
try these articles also

also in the center part of my journal I have a collection of some useful information pertaining to diet that might help you

05-11-2004, 04:20 PM
Ok so for my weight and height my calorie intake per day as a male should be :


My BMI is unfortunately :

33 = obese :(

So what do you guys think I should do? Lower my calorie intake to about 2000? for a good diet plan?

05-11-2004, 06:27 PM
If u r planning to go from 3702 cals to 2000, it would be unhealthy. Just drop 500 and if you r not losing weight then drop another 200 and so on till you r losing a pound or 2 a week.