when do calories start getting absorbed?

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  1. Kes

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    When you eat, obviously you put the calories, sugar etc in your mouth, but at what point do you actually start consuming the cals and fat etc...
     
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    Hmmm good question, no clue though sorry...x
     
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    i THINK its half an hour but i could b wrong
     
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    I assume it's when your body starts digesting the food. SOme food, like protein need more energy to be digested so will use up more calories in the process. I have also read that carbs are turned into fats to be used as energy by your body - it's all so complicated!
     
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