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Clif Energy Bars
Boost / supply: Energy bars are designed to boost the buyers energy after consumption. These may have stimulants, such as caffeine, or other supportive nutrients, such as ginseng and white tea. Protein bars do not provide a quick burst, or even sustained, energy, but they do supply the protein needed by the body to maintain and build muscle. ...Read more
Read ingredients. : Avoid bars with chocolate and green tea added. ...Read more
Education and suppor: Take shape for life is probably the best program available. Go to my website www.Drnewton.Tsfl.Com and spend some time looking at things. You can send me a message from the site if you would like to discuss it more. I can be your health coach throughout the program. ...Read more
My friend is so afraid of gaining weight. She just ate oat n energy bar evyday. Going on fr about 3 months alrdy. Y is she like that?
Eating disorder: It sounds like your friend suffers from aorexia nervosa, an eating disorder where people have a distorted body image & feel overweight even if thin. No one knows the cause but this can be very serious, even life threatening. Your friend needs to see a doctor or therapist who specializes in this. Consider talking to her parents. See http://www.Umm.Edu/altmed/articles/anorexia-nervosa-000012.Htm. ...Read more
None: In point of fact, energy bars are not recommended due to the high risk of complications.Often risk of high blood pressure, rapid heart rate, and strokes exist from the caffeine and other agents in these supplements. The totally herbal products have not been tested and do not seem to work. ...Read more
One: You don't need more in a given day. ...Read more
I'm 6 weeks pregnant & i weight 63kgs atm. I'm only 5'1". Will my weight affect my baby's health in the future? Are energy bars okay during pregnancy?
Sometimes I feel very weak, distinct lack of energy, etc generally tired at work, I eat a candy bar and I feel better, is this related to diabetes or?
Unlikely: But if the habit is continued, can cause diabetes...Perhaps try to slowly cut down on candy bar towards healhier snack (ex. Mix candy with trail mix and slowly dilute out the candy, then dilute out glazed or salted nuts until you're eating plain nuts- much healthier). Be sure to eat healthy breakfast (high protein cereal like kashi go lean). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer