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The Ketogenic Diet and Sport: A Possible Marriage?

The ketogenic diet is a nutritional approach c onsisting of high fat and adequate protein content. However, insufficient levels of carbohydrates for metabolic needs (<20 g /d−1 or 5% of total daily energy intake) thus forcing the body primarily to use fat as a fuel source. The original ketogenic diet was designed as a 4:1 lipid: nonlipid ratio, w …

July 27, 20210 comments
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Is a keto diet the best way to lose weight?

Appropriately tailored diet regimens for weight reduction can help manage the obesity epidemic to some extent. One diet regimen that has proven to be very effective for rapid weight loss is a very low-carbohydrate and high-fat ketogenic diet. Russel Wilder first used the ketogenic diet to treat epilepsy in 1921. He also coined the term “ketog …

April 30, 20210 comments
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