Are Protein Bars Good For You? Your Questions Answered

Are protein bars good for you? Well – that depends. It could be argued that the healthiest foods are those which are entirely unrefined or processed – but few of us have the ability to eat a diet like that.

Protein bars offer a way to pack in the vital macronutrient in an easy, accessible way. You can buy them in bulk or just pick one up at the supermarket to up your protein intake on the go. But not all protein bars are created equal – and some are healthier than others.
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Quick Vegan Snacks for Students and People on the Go

In a busy world, vegans often struggle to find healthy, nutritious snacks they can enjoy on the go. While the UK caters well to vegans thanks to a rise in fast-food options, mainstream eateries, and even a change towards vegan-friendly sweets such as M&S’ Percy Pigs, those with very little time on their hands can still struggle to find something that’s actually healthy and will provide the energy boost they need.
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High Protein Vegan Breakfast Ideas

Whether you believe the adage of “breakfast is the most important meal of the day” or not, there is a lot of nutritional potential in the first meal of the day. Not only does eating breakfast kickstart your metabolism, but some studies have even suggested that missing breakfast confuses your body’s latent ‘fasting’ mechanism that expects you to replenish blood sugar after sleeping. 
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Healthy Vegan Party Snacks: A Guide For Hosts & Guests

Vegan snacks you can make yourself or just pick up in the supermarket

So you’re throwing a party? Yay! But you’ve got to cater for different diets? Oooh. 

Don’t worry – we’ve got you covered. Here at Oatein, we’re all about creating protein snacks that can be enjoyed by those following a range of different diets. From low sugar to high protein to vegan snacks, we know a thing or two about how to offer great food for all. 
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Life Hacks: How to Get More Protein as a Vegan

How to get more protein as a vegan
How to get more protein as a vegan

Protein: it’s the macronutrient every vegan is asked about first. People will say, ‘where do you get your protein?’ – especially if you’re an active person or a gym buff. But, as many famous vegan athletes have shown, there’s no lack of protein in a vegan diet. 

Even still, lots of existing vegans and aspiring ones are on the lookout for ways to pack in more protein into their diet. With that in mind, here are some of the best answers to getting more protein as a vegan without making it difficult. 
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Habits In Lockdown | Which Ones Should You Keep?

We’ve all created new habits and done things we never imagined ourselves doing this past year; working from home, doing workouts in our living room and having parties via Zoom.

Now that we’re getting some form of “normality” back, it’s worth talking about the habits we created, which ones we should keep and which ones we should kick straight out the door like we all hope to do with coronavirus (eventually).

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Nutrition and Hydration Week| Keep Hydrated With Succeed!

In this article we unpick some of the benefits of drinking water and staying hydrated, along with how you could, add extra nutrients to your life through our Succeed range of supplements!

We use it every day, at the turn of a tap we have unlimited amounts of clean, fresh water. Even your local supermarket will be stocked up with the bottled kind. Yet why do we struggle to drink the recommended 8 glasses a day?

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Not getting enough sleep could be wrecking your fitness plans. Here’s why

We are all well aware of how important sleep is to us. Think back to how you feel after a lousy nights sleep and that will instantly tell you that sleep is vital.

Sleep is our chance to recharge our batteries and repair our bodies in preparation for the next day. However, when it comes to fitness, getting adequate sleep is an important part of physical health. So how does sleep affect exercise? Continue reading “Not getting enough sleep could be wrecking your fitness plans. Here’s why”