The purpose of this article is to explain a recent groundbreaking study that examined whether ketone bodies, specifically β-hydroxybutyrate, can reduce the severity of inflammation in the immune system.
Ketogenic diets used in the treatment of diabetes, obesity and over-weight individuals.
The Effect of the Ketogenic Diet on the Vascular Structure and Functions in Children With Intractable Epilepsy
Study of the effects of a Ketogenic Diet on the structure of the vascular heart system in children with Intractable Epilepsy.
A study of the effects of a ketogenic diet in patients with cancer in primary care.
Does caloric restriction change brain metabolic and vascular functions in aging rats? Blood samples were used to measure blood ketone bodies level of each rat.
Summary Comparison of a very low-calorie-ketogenic diet with a standard low-calorie diet in the treatment of obesity
This study concerned the effects of a very low-calorie ketogenic diet in comparison with the standard low-calorie diet in the treatment of obesity.
This study examined a low-carb diet on body weight and cardiovascular disease markers in comparison with the more traditional low-fat diet.
The Effects of a Ketogenic Diet on Exercise Metabolism and Physical Performance in Off-Road Cyclists
The authors studied the effects of a ketogenic diet (KD) on physical performances and metabolism during training in off-road cyclists. The effects of the KD on body mass and body composition of these athletes were also assessed
Cocoa flavanol intake improves endothelial function and Framingham Risk Score in healthy men and women: a randomised, controlled, double-masked trial
This study investigated the effects of cocoa flavanol (CF) on markers of cardiovascular health.
This study examined whether a ketogenic diet can affect metabolic reprogramming of cancer cells and slow the development of cachexia in experimental animals.
Effects of n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (ω-3) supplementation on some cardiovascular risk factors with a ketogenic Mediterranean diet
Study of the effects of a Mediterranean ketogenic diet and phytoextracts supplemented with marine omega-3 on cardiovascular risk, as well as on inflammation.
Ketogenesis can help CH patients, maybe by modulation of cortical excitability, or by dampening neural-inflammation.
Traumatic brain injury study: Ketogenic diet decreases oxidative stress and improves mitochondrial respiratory complex activity
Can a Ketogenic Diet offer a protective effect against oxidative and nitrosative stress by providing ketones In the context of juvenile traumatic brain injury?
The Study This study was designed to test whether a ketogenic diet with different kinds [...]
The Review The authors conducted a meta-analysis of studies that assessed appetite while individuals adhered [...]
The Study This studied the effects of a ketogenic diet (KD) on weight loss, as [...]
Glucose Ketone Index Calculator : a simple tool to monitor therapeutic efficacy for metabolic management of brain cancer
The GKIC is a simple tool that can help monitor the efficacy of metabolic therapy in preclinical animal models and in clinical trials for malignant brain cancer.
The ketogenic diet alters the hypoxic response and affects expression of proteins associated with angiogenesis, invasive potential and vascular permeability in a mouse glioma model
Woolf et al. (2015) studied the effects of a ketogenic diet (KD) on malignant glioma growth and progression using a mouse model.
Effects of twenty days of the ketogenic diet on metabolic and respiratory parameters in healthy subjects
Alessandro et al. (2015) studied the effects of a 20-day ketogenic diet (KD) on weight loss, metabolism and respiratory parameters using overweight healthy people as subjects.
ADHD and seizure frequency have been successfully reduced in humans and rodents using a ketogenic diet.