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What does NEB stand for?

NEB stands for Negative Energy Balance

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Thus, work-related energy expenditure does not necessarily lead to a negative energy balance in order to cause suppression of reproductive function in women.
And corn ethanol is notoriously energy-intensive to produce, though the American Coalition for Ethanol denounces as "outrageous" the accusation that it actually has a negative energy balance.
The principal aim of weight management is, firstly, to introduce a negative energy balance to reduce body weight, secondly, to maintain a lower body weight over the longer-term, thirdly, to ensure that people who are obese are following a healthy balanced diet that is low in saturated fats and high in complex carbohydrates.