Put Down The Ice Cream... from The Worst Snacks You Can Eat Before Going to Bed

The Worst Snacks You Can Eat Before Going to Bed

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Put Down The Ice Cream...

“Typically, snacking at night is not caused by hunger but, rather, boredom,” says Rene Ficek, a registered dietitian and the lead nutrition expert at Seattle Sutton's Healthy Eating, a fresh meal delivery service in Illinois. “Additionally, the types of food that are snacked on are usually high-calorie, indulgent food items like ice cream, cake, and chips. Combine these two factors and it is very likely that the snacker is overconsuming total daily calories, thus resulting in weight gain.”

But it isn’t just your waistline you need to worry about when snacking at night...