The Low Down on Ketones: Plus 9 Tips for Fat Adaption
The keto diet is one that is high in fat and low in carbs, with moderate amounts of protein. The ketogenic diet shifts the body’s fuel source away from using glucose, and instead toward using ketones for energy, into a state of ketosis. Put simply, being in ketosis means that the body relies on ketones […]
Are Your So-Called “Low Carb Foods” Actually Low in Carbs?
Start Your Journey To Ketosis Get Started The definition of a healthy diet has certainly changed over the last few decades. Low carb foods were not always seen as an integral part of a healthy diet. Not too long ago, eating a healthy diet meant consuming foods from each of the USDA’s six basic food […]
The Fat Bomb Myth: Everything You Need to Know About The Hype
It’s almost impossible to walk into a gym or grocery store and not hear about the keto diet. Unlike other fads, the keto diet has come around and stays around because it actually works! Crazy For Keto The keto diet consists of eating calorie appropriate meals that consist of high fat, moderate protein, a little […]
The Science Behind MCT Oil, and When to Avoid It
Start Your Journey To Ketosis Get Started There are numerous low-carbohydrate diets currently in vogue; the Mediterranean Diet, the South Beach Diet, the Paleo Diet, the Atkins Diet, and others. All restrict the intake of grains, starchy vegetables, refined sugar, and fruits. But while there are a number of similarities, when it comes to macronutrients, […]