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143heatstress7 - times basal rate • Shivering-involuntary...

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7 Heat Gain Basal Metabolic Rate - heat production of a resting person is about 75 kcal/hr. If no heat was lost, core temperature would increase approximately 1.3 o C per hour. Exercise - can increase heat production 10-20
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Unformatted text preview: times basal rate. • Shivering-involuntary muscular activity can produce as much as 350kcal/hr. • Thermogenic effect of food-digestion of food raises the metabolic rate above fasting level ....
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