Yes, we writers live a sedentary life. But hope shines eternal...
According to LiveStrong, citing Harvard Health Publications, whilst typing you burn the following calories in a thirty minute period:
- 125lb/9st - 41 calories
- 155lb/11st - 51 calories
- 185lb/13st - 61 calories
If you're wondering how many calories typing burns for your specific height, weight and age, there's also an online calculator.