Sugar beets are delicious and versatile, fitting well into a healthy and balanced diet which contains a high concentration of sucrose. It contain nitrates and pigments that may help lower blood pressure and improve athletic performance.
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Beets are loaded with vitamins and minerals and low in calories and fat. They also contain inorganic nitrates and pigments, both of which have a number of health benefits.
Eating beets may enhance athletic performance by improving oxygen use and time to exhaustion. To maximize their effects, beets should be consumed 2–3 hours prior to training or competing.
Beets may have a number of anti-inflammatory effects. However, further research in humans is required to confirm this theory.
Beets are a good source of fiber, which is beneficial for digestive health, as well as reducing the risk of a number of chronic health conditions.