Middle and long-term impact of a very low-carbohydrate ketogenic diet on cardiometabolic factors

By |January 28th, 2016|Categories: Heart Health|

The Study This studied the effects of a ketogenic diet (KD) on weight loss, as well as the main risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, using overweight and obese human subjects. Methods The study was carried [...]

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Glucose Ketone Index Calculator : a simple tool to monitor therapeutic efficacy for metabolic management of brain cancer

By |January 23rd, 2016|Categories: 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.

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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

By |January 22nd, 2016|Categories: Cancer|

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

By |January 20th, 2016|Categories: Weight Loss|

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.

Effects of a ketogenic diet on ADHD-like behavior in dogs with idiopathic epilepsy

By |January 17th, 2016|Categories: ADHD, The Brain|

ADHD and seizure frequency have been successfully reduced in humans and rodents using a ketogenic diet.

Adherence to low carbohydrate and low fat diets in relation to weight loss and cardiovascular risk factor reduction

By |January 17th, 2016|Categories: Weight Loss|

Adherence to the low carb ketogenic diet resulted in greater weight loss and better improvement in body composition at 12 months.

Cortical functional correlates of responsiveness to short-lasting preventive intervention with ketogenic diet (KD) in migraine

By |January 16th, 2016|Categories: Headache, The Brain|

This study was aimed at the question whether a ketogenic diet (KD) could have a role in preventing migraines.

Adaptive changes in amino acid metabolism permit normal longevity in mice consuming a low-carbohydrate ketogenic diet.

By |January 11th, 2016|Categories: Weight Loss|

A Ketogenic Diet bring many beneficial effects for the general health of the mice and not find any harmful long-term adverse effects on health.