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I enjoyed the ginger ingredient in the bars, the pistachios and chocolate are also very tasteful. I will definitely continue buying Skratch Labs products. The gels are amazing too, the powder mix are the best and overall I have no issues during or after my rides. I have used Skratch products for over 2 years when I found them by accident and I have narrowed my products to Skratch Labs.

Try the product, you will like it. I would highly recommend this flavor. Thank you Skratch for making an allergy friendly energy bar that tastes good! Not my favorite or even close I understand these type of nutrition bars are not every going to be the best tasting things you can eat, but for some reason these do not work with my taste buds at all! I would rather not even take them in my pack.

I prefer most other products I have tried other than these. Probably just my personal preference. They look small but they are dense and pack a nice amount of nutrition in them to fill you up It's hard to only eat one a day, but if you can make them last it's worth it!!

They look small but they are dense and pack a nice amount of nutrition in them to fill you up for a good while. Perfect for when I work late at the office. Wasn't my favorite of all the Bounce ball flavors but not bad.

They were something different! I've had them before and love them but the box I received from Amazon was non-edible. They were hard as rocks. As a joke my daughter and I were banging it up against the countertop and it sounded like a hammer! I bought these at Trader Joe's in the past and love them so was very disappointed at the product when I received it. By Science in Sport. I recently stumbled upon this energy bar 5 pack that had several awesome flavors.

I gave it a 5 star because As an avid crossfiter, my body needs all the extra energy It can get. My goal always when I pick supplements is on taste, and of course the actual energy it gives me during my workout. I gave it a 5 star because I pretty much like all the flavors, and it was a great pre workout snack I could grab on my run to crossfit.

Tastes very natural which is pretty important for me! Love the flavors Love the flavors! The bars themselves are nice and light on your stomach and great for before and during my exercise and rugby training. I only scored it 4 out of 5 because I didn't like one of the flavors - banana fudge With the amount of training I do, I rely heavily on energy supplements.

As a group fitness instructor, finding a quick source of energy when teaching back to back classes is really important for me. I recently tried this energy bar 5 pack with various flavors. I only scored it 4 out of 5 because I didn't like one of the flavors - banana fudge. What I did like about these bars is it felt like I was eating real food.

I ate these bars in between teaching 2 or 3 1 hour classes and they would work perfectly. Providing enough fuel to sustain me for the next class. By Taos Mountain Energy Bar. Delicious Bars Delicious and nutritious. Not dry and very nice flavors with generous amount of nuts. Pricey considering they are not organic but probably among the best tasting and satisfying bars if you are hungry.

The small hit of coffee helps too! I am on a special diet now, and these are acceptable for me to eat, so I am so glad to have something I can carry with me to eat when I need a quick snack.

I thought about giving only 4 stars, but that is only because I feel they are a bit on the expensive side. They are all tasty I got the mixed package , we have them in our car as emergency food, but finished them in no time! The reason I gave only 4 stars is because of the steep price. Small size protein packed, doable This is what I've been looking for, a good tasting protein packed thing that's not too much too eat to where your forcing it down. The first bite taste like chalk but after word it's wonderful.

If your the type of person that need flavor you probably might not like it meaning if you can't eat regular food with its natural flavor you probably won't like it. I liked that it is a bit smaller than some protein I was pleasantly surprised by this energy "ball". I liked that it is a bit smaller than some protein bars. I also like that it is not as sweet as some.

I have been eating Quest bars for awhile but this is nice as a snack rather than a meal replacement as a quick breakfast or an after school snack.

I like the crunchiness of the cacao nibs. It is a bit too bitter for my son's taste but I like them. They are a bit pricey though. My only other "con" besides the price would be that you have to check your teeth after eating one. Sometimes I get a few black specks in between. They're not too sweet, which is a big plus for me. They are soft and chewy I like the texture with crunch from the cacao nibs. These work well as a replacement for a cookie or brownie when I want a treat and don't want a sugar overload.

I take a couple in my I take a couple in my jersey for every bike race. If you really need some energy, you can put two together with some peanut butter. These are very tasty and great to carry around while hiking and road trips. Good Ole Honey Stingers These are a go to staple for endurance sports and lately the kids have been grabbing them to include in their school lunches. Superstarch is the exception since the carbs are released so slowly, there isn't the same insulin response as other carbs.

I can take the Superstarch powder pre-ride with some exogenious keytones to really up the keto energy! I've taken Superstarch, ridden, and then tested keytones a few hours later and I'm still in keytosis which is awesome. It isn't like any other bar on the market so don't expect It isn't like any other bar on the market so don't expect it to taste like a regular protein bar.

I am a dance teacher and carry a bar with me everywhere I go. I am recovering from mold exposure, which can mess with your blood sugar big-time, so I am dealing with hypoglycemia. Crankiness, paranoia, irritability, being hyper-emotional and even an over assertive personality shift occurs. It is so bizarre and I had no idea that low blood sugar could do that because I've never dealt with this before.

As soon as I eat this bar I start feeling like myself again within minutes. Coffee UCAN bars are delicious! I am a marathon runner and mother of two kids.

After reading some reviews, complaining of the taste, I was hesitant, but decided to give it a try anyway. I must say, they're delicious! I am also pleased that these are plant based and do not contain whey.

These are better than I anticipated. Yummy I love these bars. I like to keep them on hand for days I'm not very hungry or I'm on the road. That way I don't have to skip lunch or stop for fast food. So similar to all protein bars, and loaded with bad stuff. If you're addicted to sweets, this might not be for you.

But if you can get past the fact it is NOT chocolate-covered--or prefer it that way, then this is could become your go-to pick-me-up. Read the ingredients; what's not to love? Perfect for the 3: That's why it's a staple in my desk. Best balanced and tasting bar on the market today I'm not a personal trainer, but I am a health nut, and I have a few friends who are the same way.

This bar is one of the best tasting bars I've eaten. The green color worried me at first, but the flavor and nutritive qualities of this bar make it hands down the best. We visited a health store for about two hours one day to compare the ingredients on this bar versus all the others.

It is perfectly balanced, has no saturated fat only 4g of mono-unsat, and 1g of poly unsat , and also has NO hydrogenated oils. This is VERY important, and if you don't know about how harmful hydrogenated oils can be, you should definitely read more about them. These are some of the very best tasting energy bars I've ever had, and they have some of the very best ingredients I've come across so far.

I find the chocolate coated bars to be tastier than the natural because I love chocolate ; however, the natural bars are really quite good, too. These bars are soft, easy to chew, have a nice texture, and the chocolate coating is great. Here is a list of all the ingredients for the natural bars: Chronic alcohol abuse taxes the liver, causing accumulation of fatty deposits, which become inflamed, leading to alcoholic hepatitis.

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Symptoms may include stiffness, swelling and tenderness in the large muscles of the legs and back, dark urine, rapid heart rate, fever, nausea and vomiting. My mom took me to the doctor, and I was immediately sent to the emergency room because I had all the classic signs of appendicits. The doctors confirmed I did have appendicitis. Unfortunately, that happened to be a day when there a lot of emergency surgeries including 4 other appendicitis cases.

I got to the emergency room around My appendix had burst by the time I went into surgery. My anesthesiologist must have messed up the dose of anesthesia because I ended up regaining consciousness while I was still on the operating table. The surgery was finished, but it was not time for me to be concious.

It was wierd because at first I heard this girl screaming, then I realized that I was the one screaming and I was screaming because I was in agony.

The pain I was in before the surgery which was a 10 on a scale was nothing compared to the agony I was in at that moment. I was completely aware of everything that was happening around me, but for some reason I could not open my eyes or move any part of my body. I felt the doctors swing me from the operating table to the stretcher.

That made the pain even worse. I screamed in agony as the doctors wheeled me over to the recovery room. When I got to the recovery room, I started coughing a hacking cough that nearly ripped opened my stitches.

When the nurse finally gave me morphine, the pain subsided, I was able to open my eyes, and I could move again Thank God I was not paralyzed. It was a slow recovery.

My wounds took about 6 weeks to recoveer. I was benched for the rest of my track season which sucked because I had just been cleared to return to track after a 6-month injury. I also became sickly after the surgery.

I got frequent colds, and I was constantly fatigued. I thank God that I lived to tell this story. I asked him what did he eat and did he need to use the bathroom. This went on all night. I described his pain to the ER doctors that he felt like a worm with 1, teeth was eating away at his stomach.

We was told to go home get clear liquids, and it will clear up with in a few hours. I went home, got him some clear liguids and watched over him.

I watched my baby suffer. They immediatly took him in and after running alot of test and taking blood, they discovered his appendix had ruptured sometime within 24 hours. When they opened him up the toxic was so bad that they couldnt close his stomach, and he stopped breathing, and was on life support for 10 days. All of this was 8 days before his 19 birthday. I was told to make final arraingments because he wasnt breathing. But thank God for his Grace and Mercy, he saw it fit and in his will to give me my baby back.

We just celebrated his 20th birthday, because his 19th he was on life support. I wouldnt wish this on anyone. But thank God for having the final say. I am still recovering from my ruptured appendix.

It could kill you. Exactly one month ago today I felt pain on the right side of my belly like none other I had ever experienced before. I was having my period and thought that maybe I was experiencing some form of cramping that I had yet to come to know in this lifetime.

No sleep came to me as I moaned through the night. The next day my partner and I decide I needed to go to Urgent Care. Make our way there at about 2: I wonder if my appendix would have ruptured if I had been seen by a doctor 36 hours earlier? Knowing what I know now I would go straight to the ER and bi-pass all the rest that only seemed to keep me from getting the help I needed.

I had to have drains put in a week after surgery due to infections in the place where my appendix once was and one on my uterus. Recently About 3 months ago. I started feeling the pains as well. After about 2 days of these pains, I went to the hospital. They took my blood sample, the doctor poked around. And then prescribed me expensive pills to buy, and told me to come back in 2 weeks for an x-ray. So next day I get up and walk to get these pills at local pharmacy.

I went home and took these pills and was not feeling any better the next day. And decided that Its time to go back to the hospital. Which case I was asked to take blood samples, and a different doctor telling me I had High white blood cell count. And then preformed x-ray on me. The Doctor told me, I had a build up of alot of Feces, And then I felt pretty embarrassed that i was filled with feces.. So he prescribed me a laxative, which then I went to the doctors and got a laxative.

He told me in 5 days I should be better… 5 days later.. I went back to see yet another different doctor. I told her that im pooping, but im not pooping enough to get better.

So she gave me a stronger prescription of laxative to get. Then In a few days I should feel better.. I go back to the hospital.

And then A new doctor, Poked me, and pulled her hand away really quick at my right stomach she asked me if that hurt, and i said yes. She comes back about 30 minutes later and tells me I have ruptured appendix start me on IV treatment. So for 2 weeks I was admitted. Then Released without any surger…. And even to this day, Its still in me, and Im scared.

My specialist has been on holidays this and that and just waiting to see him is awful. It aches but it isnt a strong aching feeling just that it kinda aches.

And my poop has not been the same since, and with blood in it, which my specialist knows now. So im still really upset that, there really is no ambition anymore to help me. I hope i dont have permanent damage,. Wow, that sounds extremely dangerous. My fiances uncle just died in his early 40s from his appendix rupturing.

I had no clue that this was such a serious complication. He was in pain for a while and like most men, he shrugged it off as him straining a muscle.

By then the damage had been done. He also had his stomach pumped from the puss that formed in it. After two weeks of being in the hospital,the worse news comes on Monday, Labor Day just the other day , that our beloved, favorite uncle had passed away. They beleive he had went into cardiac arrest probably found him when they were doing rounds.

I figured that since he made it into the hospital that he would eventually be fine. After reading all the stories, I realize how serious this really is. Wish I knew this before and was able to communicate it to him long before the rupture. Woulda, shoulda, coulda never changed the course of history….

Harlem USA…You will be missed terribly and you are loved! Wednesday we brought her to the ER due to severe stomach cramps… diagnosis was stomach flu and specifically not appendicitis.

From Tuesday until Friday she is laid out on the couch unable move from extreme pain and I have to carry her to the rest room where she can throw up and have diarrhea. It kills me now looking back at what she endured.

So on Friday we take her to a different doctor and just like the other stories on here: IV, CT scan and they find the ruptured appendix. This is my little girl! I just hope all goes well from here on out. It started first though, with me burping uncontrollably to a point where I was feeling frustrated and tired.

Overall it was a scary incident cause the tremendous pain, diagnosis and surgery were all done under 24 hours. It all goes o show how fast things change. So good luck to all, and stay safe.

I found this site looking up this problem because my doctor told me after pressing down on that part of my stomach, that if it started hurting esp. Hard to believe you can be taken away from your family suddenly for something that many of us -and certainly i, would have ignored as something else. I was there for something else but i guess he noticed it was inflamed. My mom and i have decided to go in early tomorrow.

Hope i get taken care and everything goes well. My son is 33yrs old and like most of you suffered with serious stomach pain.

He thought the pain was stomach poisoning and treated the simptoms with various over the counter medications. His CT Scan showed his appendics was intact.

When he was finally taken to surgery at After surgery we were informed the appendix had burst. I am reading this blog to find out what we can expect in the days to come. I am so thankful my wonderful son is alive and doing better by the hour.

From this point forward I will trust my Lord and Savior that my son will recover and lead a productive full life. Prayers and best wishes to you all. I was taken to the ER and was told I had a blockage in my left kidney. They put stints in it and performed surgery. Two weeks after all of that with my kidney, I started to feel sick. My stomach got HUGE! I went to the ER again and they asked me if I was pregnant!!

They took CT scans and found out my appendix has ruptured 5 days ago and it was encapsulated. The anti-biotics I was on from my kidney surgery saved me. My appendix is still in me.

Should I go to a different doctor for a different opinion or is it safer to keep my appendix in me? Will it rupture again? Thank you and God Bless. I woud say go to a different doctor. I went through the same thing a couple years ago, but mine was ruptured for two weeks and they did have to cut me open. I thought I had the flu. After a week straight of vomiting I went to a walk in clinic. They said it was the flu and sent me home! The next day I was half dead and had a fever of a hundred and four.

Finally, at 6 pm they got me into surgery, saying it would only be an hour to an hour and a half, it ended up being almost four hours. I had an abcess the size of a grapefruit in my abdomen, pertonitis infection of the lining of the stomach , and was septic. I was in the hospital for eleven days. I had early pnumonia and had to have a tube inserted through my nose to my stomach to get rid of all the nasty infection. The surgeon said its amazing I lived.

A lot of people have gone through so much pain, I hope you all are able to figure out your health problems. I was had pain through out my stomach and due to this I didnt just feel pain on my side.

At first i thought it was gas pain or food posioning. I took some tums and tried to go to sleep. Then i started vomiting. The pain would not go away and then increased as the night went on. I vomitted about three times during the day. I finally could not take the constant annoying pain and woke my husband.

I went to the er at 12 midnight. After being seen and CT scan was done — by this time it was 3: I just had surgery on saturday. I prayed that my appendix didnt rupture because i knew the comlications that would follow.

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