Introduction In 2019, there was talk about the US Military making the keto diet mandatory for enlisted personnel in all service branches. The idea came from a Special Operations Command (SOCOM) proposal, believing that it would benefit soldiers due to its high-fat and low-carb focus. The proposal insisted the diet would help soldiers, especially SOCOM… Read More
Is Extended Ketogenic Diet & Physical Training Intervention in Military Personnel Worthwhile?
Research Paper Title Extended Ketogenic Diet and Physical Training Intervention in Military Personnel. Background Ketogenic diets (KDs) that elevate ketones into a range referred to as nutritional ketosis represent a possible nutrition approach to address the emerging physical readiness and obesity challenge in the military. An emerging body of evidence demonstrates broad-spectrum health benefits attributed… Read More
Could a High-Fat, Low-Carb Diet Help You avoid the Flu?
Research suggests that ditching carbohydrates and eating lots of fat may give some protection against flu. Feeding mice the so-called keto diet seems to boost certain immune cells, which may be responsible for the effect. The keto diet forces the body to burn fat for energy, which can help with weight loss, and individuals may… Read More
Weight Loss after a Baby
After having a baby, it is common for new mothers to begin thinking of ways to lose the weight they gained during pregnancy. Some mothers opt for a crash diet, characterised by: Not eating enough; and/or A fad diet (which generally involves a drastically reducing, or cutting out: fat, protein, and/or carbohydrates). It is true… Read More
How To Start Your Ketogenic Diet Properly And Achieve Fitness
Going on a diet is more than just being in shape and reaching the target weight that you want. A diet is one of the keys that keeps you healthy. The Ketogenic diet has been spreading lately, being known for its fast and amusing results. It is a diet that is based on eating two… Read More
5 Common Mistakes Keto Beginners Make
Ketogenic ‘keto’ diets are more talked about now, and popular, than they have ever been. It is a diet that has actually been around since the 1920’s, but was used for different reasons. The idea behind keto diets is that you eat more fat and less carbohydrates, resulting in your body producing ketone bodies instead… Read More
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