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Counting calories: How many did they eat each day in the 1860s?

Posted on November 10, 2017 at 12:41 pm

This very unscientific study was inspired by rumors I have heard about the caloric intake of people during the 1860s. It is almost impossible to figure out an exact number due to the high levels of variety. Tastes, preferences, food availability, costs and personal habits can make a...
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