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Can you burn calories smelling fruit?

  1. positivelysimple profile image60
    positivelysimpleposted 5 years ago

    Can you burn calories smelling fruit?

    Is it fact or fiction that you can burn more calories by smelling bananas or green apples than you can by eating them? According to my daughter it is the latest diet craze.

  2. Stickypony profile image74
    Stickyponyposted 5 years ago

    That's insane. If it do work, you'll burn so little and it's not even worth it.
    Eating healthy and losing weight is not hard and is not rocket science. It's all about common sense, and common sense is not smelling your fruit.

    My advice, ignore theories like that and focus on eating healthy, fruits for example!

  3. FreeFly07 profile image60
    FreeFly07posted 5 years ago

    Lol! This one is really funny! It's a joke, right?

    The answer is the same as: "Thinking About Working Out Burns Between 0 and 0 Calories!"

    1. positivelysimple profile image60
      positivelysimpleposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Actually, I completely agree that it is absurd, however it really was a feature story on television. I got the information second hand from my daughter and I wanted to know if there is really any merit to it at all.

 
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