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Why are healthy snacks important?

Are healthy vegan snacks are important for health

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bridgetbates

Asked by bridgetbates at 1:20 AM on Mar. 4, 2013 in Diet & Fitness

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  • Oh I don't know. Maybe for things like to avoid heart attacks, diabetes, blood clots, death. Things like that.
    maecntpntz219

    Answer by maecntpntz219 at 1:30 AM on Mar. 4, 2013

  • You want to keep your body fueled throughout the day, keep you blood sugar even, and keep from starving. They don't have to be vegan to be healthy.
    musicpisces

    Answer by musicpisces at 1:33 AM on Mar. 4, 2013

  • To keep your weight down and your nutrition optimal.
    Ballad

    Answer by Ballad at 2:10 AM on Mar. 4, 2013

  • Your snacks don't necessarily have to be vegan, just healthy
    missanc

    Answer by missanc at 6:38 AM on Mar. 4, 2013

  • Why wouldn't they be important??
    Crafty26

    Answer by Crafty26 at 8:37 AM on Mar. 4, 2013

  • Hi Bridget,

    Well many of us avoid snacks because there is something at the back of our minds telling us that it is not healthy, or our parents cautioning us to stop having too much of it.

    But if the right food is given at the right time, snacks can play an important role in providing much needed nutrition. A well-timed snack can reduce hunger pangs and give the right energy boost between each meal which is important for our health. You must choose low sodium snacks and snacks that contain whole grains and proteins too.
    haydenrobison

    Answer by haydenrobison at 12:34 AM on Mar. 6, 2013

  • excellent responses
    san78

    Answer by san78 at 11:53 AM on Mar. 7, 2013

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