A Ketogenic Diet may fight diseases caused by inflammation: new answers from a science-based study

By |October 14th, 2018|Categories: Feature Article|

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.

  • Cancer

The effects of ketone bodies on breast cancer cells

By |October 12th, 2018|Categories: Cancer|

Breast cancer is a debilitating disease that affects many women across the globe and it is a highly prevalent cancer among women in the US. Latest research shows that 1 in 8 women in the [...]

Resting metabolic rate of obese patients under very low calorie ketogenic diet

By |September 20th, 2018|Categories: Weight Loss|

The objective of this study was to evaluate changes in RMR, and the associated hormonal alterations in obese patients with a very low-calorie ketogenic diet induced severe body weight (BW) loss.

Caloric restriction increases ketone bodies metabolism and preserves blood flow in aging brain

By |February 14th, 2018|Categories: Aging|

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.

Metabolite Regulation of Nuclear Localization of Carbohydrate Response Element-binding Protein

By |April 2nd, 2016|Categories: Weight Loss|

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

By |March 11th, 2016|Categories: Heart Health|

Study of the effects of a Ketogenic Diet on the structure of the vascular heart system in children with Intractable Epilepsy.

  • Cancer

The development of tumours under a ketogenic diet in association with the novel tumour marker TKTL1

By |February 15th, 2016|Categories: Cancer|

A study of the effects of a ketogenic diet in patients with cancer in primary care.

Summary Comparison of a very low-calorie-ketogenic diet with a standard low-calorie diet in the treatment of obesity

By |February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Weight Loss|

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.

The Effects of a Low-Carbohydrate Diet vs. a Low-Fat Diet on Novel Cardiovascular Risk Factors

By |February 3rd, 2016|Categories: Heart Health|

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

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Sports and Exercise|

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