Energy balance and its components: implications for body weight regulation

Hall, Kevin D.; Heymsfield, Steven B.; Kemnitz, Joseph W.; Klein, Samuel; Schoeller, Dale A.; Speakman, John R.
April 2012
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition;Apr2012, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p989
Academic Journal
The article discusses a Consensus Conference entitled "The Role of Energy Balance in Health and 'Wellness" which took place in 2012 and was organized and funded by the American Society for Nutrition and the North American branch of the International Life Sciences Institute. A consensus statement on energy balance and its components and its implications for body weight which resulted from the conference is presented and examined.


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