What Freshman 15?

September 3rd, 2015 by MorganDowney Leave a reply »

Obesity Panacea has done a great service in de-bunking the myth that college freshmen will gain an average of 15 pounds over the course of two semesters. Their blog points out that, to gain 15 pounds, students would need to consume an additional 1,750 calories each week, almost one full day’s worth ofc calories.