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Activity Level for gym goers?

AkramSeidAkramSeid Posts: 3Member Member Posts: 3Member Member
I know this question has been asked a lot. But I can't seem to find a good answer and it feels frustrating not knowing whether I have the setting right or not.

I'm 17 years old (unemployed and dont do much activity at school) and I go to the gym 5-6 days / week

I'm not really sure whether I should set MFP settings to Highly Active or Lightly active. (or the other two?)


  • pyrusangelespyrusangeles Posts: 235Member Member Posts: 235Member Member
    IMO- If you eat back your exercise calories, set it to Lightly Active. If you don't, set it higher. Then you can adjust it over time based on your results.
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