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Does anyone know how I can get more energized?

I was diagnosed with having low potassium so I know that is part of the problem. I'm on vitamins for that. I've tried energy drinks but I will be shaky for 6 hours, Any other remedies?


Asked by June_Mama09 at 6:53 PM on Apr. 14, 2011 in Health

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  • Vitamin B12.... works wonders :0)

    Answer by amazinggrace83 at 6:54 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • juiceing... water... exercise

    Answer by asil at 7:00 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • Exercise. It will be hard at first, but after a couple of weeks, it'll surprise you. Make sure you're eating right, too. Lots of fresh fruits and veggies, drink only water (energy drinks are horrible for you), get lean proteins including nuts and legumes, lean dairy products, and whole grains. A proper diet will make a big difference, and the right fuel will make exercising that much better.

    Answer by musicpisces at 8:22 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • Eat properly. Exercise. Stay properly hydrated.

    Answer by Aqua_Jen at 10:41 PM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • lots of water! not sure what else...i am not always full of energy either...

    Answer by Kainalu55 at 2:56 AM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • Energy drinks are only a temporary fix and have too many side affects. The energy should come from healthy fruits and raw vegetables. Get at least 30 minutes of exercise a day and it'll keep your energy levels up.

    Answer by Droyal14u at 12:02 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • Has anyone told you why your potassium is low? I'd find that out first, cuz it's not something you are normally deficient in, unless you are taking a diuretic or drinking way too much water.

    Answer by elasmimi at 8:15 AM on Apr. 15, 2011

  • It's my diet, I am going through a bad breakup and court proceedings with my ex and I just wasn't eating. So I've been forcing myself to eat lately.

    Comment by June_Mama09 (original poster) at 10:25 PM on Apr. 15, 2011

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