Protein and Energy Bars And Snacks
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There are various types of bars available on the market and they differ from each other by the amount of energy each contains and their purpose. Meal replacement bars generally have the highest energy content. They are often used by those undertaking a fairly rigorous training regime or trying to gain bulk. Meal Replacement bars can be consumed following exercise to refuel tired muscles and they generally work faster than carbohydrates alone. Meal replacement bars will generally provide a high level of protein but usually with fewer calories than protein specific bars. Protein bars significantly have particularly high protein content. Diet and Fat Loss bars will also generally have a high amount of protein and low carbohydrate content. Finally, energy bars will contain a higher proportion of carbohydrates than other nutrition bars. They will often have Vitamins and minerals and also a source of protein.