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1981) showed that caloric density was more important than the number of calories in developing a preference for a given flavour.
Most people in the registry reported using a low-fat, low caloric density diet, combined with exercise.
The importance of giving at least five meals or snacks per day was stressed, and parents were advised to add two spoons of cooking oil to each cooked meal to increase caloric density.
Since so many low-fat foods are actually very high in calories, she says, "it's legitimate to begin switching our focus from dietary fat to caloric density.
nutritional components such as the choice of nutrients and their caloric density.
Nuts are held back by price, high caloric density and a high fat content," says Tom Mack, director of quality assurance for Paramount Farms.
A: As we put animal foods into our diet, we increase the caloric density and the intakes of animal protein and saturated fat.