basal metabolic rate


a: basal metabolic rate ~
b: furnace


"The basal metabolic rate is like a constant internal furnace, liberating heat as a by-product of the biochemical reactions that keep us alive"

Writer: Tod Schimelpfenig
Date: Aug 14 2016 7:45 PM

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