Checking your macros are ESSENTIAL to the keto diet. The term "macros" is short for MACRONUTRIENTS in the context of nutrition and the keto diet. ... Grasping the concept of macros is important for the keto diet because you need to find the right balance of carbs, protein, and fats to get into ketosis, … Continue reading My Fitness Pal – Keto How-To
There are a lot of reasons I decided to start living a keto lifestyle. My story starts out similar to many others who have transitioned their lives. I was raised in a middle class family who made a lot of easy casseroles for dinner and bought quick snacks for on the go. Both of my parents … Continue reading Personal-My Journey So Far
To help get you started, here is a sample ketogenic diet meal plan for one week: Monday Breakfast: Bacon, eggs and tomatoes. Lunch: Chicken salad with olive oil and feta cheese. Dinner: Salmon with asparagus cooked in butter. Tuesday Breakfast: Egg, tomato, basil and goat cheese omelet. Lunch: Almond milk, peanut butter, cocoa powder … Continue reading Simple 1 Week Meal Plan for Beginners
Diabetes is characterized by changes in metabolism, high blood sugar and impaired insulin function. The ketogenic diet can help you lose excess fat, which is closely linked to type 2 diabetes, prediabetes and metabolic syndrome. Does Keto Help Type 2 Diabetes? Yes! One study found that the ketogenic diet improved insulin sensitivity by a whopping … Continue reading Can Keto Help Diabetes?