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Effects of ketogenic diet in patient with hypertriglyceridemia

Janigro D. While anecdotal, these results show the potential benefits of living a very low-carb lifestyle — while practicing intermittent fasting — for people with high triglycerides. Decrease in body mass index at eight, 16 and 24 weeks during the administration of a ketogenic diet in obese patients. Incomplete oxidation of fatty acids by the… Read More »

Race walking ketogenic diet versus high carbohydrate diet

The effect of the Ketogenic diet on the developing skeleton. All participants provided informed consent after receiving comprehensive oral and written details of the protocol. Exercising with low muscle glycogen content increases fat oxidation and decreases endogenous, but not exogenous carbohydrate oxidation. Sports science continues to develop and it is important to be open to… Read More »

Whats the ketogenic diet

The ketogenic diet is a high- fat, adequate- protein, low-carbohydrate diet that in medicine is used mainly to treat hard-to-control refractory epilepsy in children. The diet forces the body to burn fats rather than carbohydrates. Normally carbohydrates in food are converted into glucose, which is then transported around the body and is important in fueling… Read More »