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Funday sweets

Indulging in sweets after hitting the gym might seem wrong, but recent research suggests there could be some surprising benefits to this post-workout treat.

While traditionally associated with guilt and sabotage to fitness goals, there's a growing body of evidence supporting the idea that enjoying a sweet treat after exercise may not be as detrimental as once thought.

Here's why.

  1. Refueling Glycogen Stores: After a workout, your body's glycogen stores become depleted. Consuming good carbohydrates, like those found in sweets, helps replenish these stores, aiding in muscle recovery and restoring energy levels.

  2. Timing is Key: Eating sweets immediately after a workout may be more beneficial than at other times. During this post-exercise window, your body is more efficient at absorbing and utilizing carbohydrates, making it an optimal time to enjoy that sugary snack guilt-free.

  3. Moderation is Key: While it's true that indulging in sweets after a workout can have its benefits, moderation is essential. Consuming too much sugar can still lead to negative health outcomes, so it's important to enjoy sweets in moderation as part of a balanced diet.

  4. Psychological Rewards: Treating yourself to something sweet after a challenging workout can also have psychological benefits. It serves as a reward for your hard work, boosting mood and motivation, which can be essential for sticking to your fitness routine long-term.

However, it's crucial to remember that not all sweets are created equal. Opt for healthier options like FUNDAY natural sweets - they aren't your average lollies!

Crafted with gut-loving ingredients like chicory root fibre and natural flavours from beetroot, pumpkin, and apple, they are packed with 7 grams of gut-loving fibre per bag and are free from additives.

Founded by Daniel Kitay in 2021, FUNDAY offers healthier versions of your favourite lollies bursting with flavour that are all-natural, gluten-free, and contain no added sugars or sugar alcohol.



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