Running on Empty? What Might Be Zapping Your Energy

Everyone occasionally feels a little tired or sluggish, but if you’re constantly feeling drained it could be tied to some of your daily habits. Check out these culprits:

YOU’RE EATING TOO MUCH SUGAR. Sure, a candy bar or cookie can provide a quick pick-me up, but it can just as quickly make you crash. Candy, soda and other processed foods are usually packed with sugar, which causes a very fast spike, and then drop in your blood sugar.  It’s a vicious cycle—you’re bound to keep seeking that sugar rush only to be let down, feeling tired and cranky minutes later.

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