Ketogenic Diet Questions
Hi I just joined Paleo Hacks & wanted to know what your view on the Keto diet is. I tried it for about 6 weeks but found I was constantly tired. The amount of fat I was consuming was also a concern but a necessity as this is where you get your... (more)
hi all - i haven't posted on here a while (I think i am actually using some random old username, but you guys have been GENIUSES with great advice in the past.) i posted this on the swank forum and now i'll post it here with some edits.... (more)
I hear a lot of paleo and keto experts advocating that most calories come from fat, protein be moderate to low and carbs low. I don't understand how eating a high fat medium to low protein diet is logical on a natural wild hunter gatherer... (more)
Does anyone here do keto/carb cycling, eating ketogenic for the majority of the time then having days of higher carb?How do you do cycle it? Amount of carbs on carb up days? Different exercises during the keto/carb cycles? What are the benefits... (more)
Hey guys,I'm into paleo for about 2+ years, for about a year more strict Ketogenic. Working out in BJJ and lately also strength High intensity trainings. Here are my blood test (it's in Israel so be aware for the metric system) :)The... (more)
I've been following the Keto/ Real food/ Paleo Lifestyle whatever you prefure to call it for over a year now. I've been going a lot of research on MCT oil and it's implementation and was curious on if anybody uses NOW MCT and really likes it... (more)
I'm trying to eat a ketogenic Paleo diet (mild ketosis, so some carbs are fine, I could eat up to 50-60 grams a day) and eat only locally grown organic foods. I was thinking grass fed beef, because I have a supplier near me, but it might be too... (more)
Hi! everyone. I'm planning to write a book about Ketogenic Diet Recipes for Weight Loss. But the recipes will be only meat recipes. May be like 101 recipes of Ketogenic Diet Meat Recipes. No dessert or beverage recipes. The... (more)
I'm really puzzled by my inability to get into ketosis. Here are the details: Total weight: 134 lbs, lean body mass: 103 lbs I've been consuming under 60g of protein, under 20g net carbs and the remainder as fat (between 132 to 148 g).... (more)
A friend of mine has several maladies, including migraines and blood sugar swings, that led me to suggest that she experiment with a ketogenic diet. The tricky part is that she also has problems with low appetite and losing too much weight.... (more)
When I'm consuming lots of fat I'm never thirsty. I do get some liquid from bone broth that I use as a soup base for many of my meals but I rarely just drink water. I've read on the web that one should drink lots of water on a ketogenic... (more)
that is, simply, the question. I mean, it is true that digest sistem isnt at all in a rest mode during these days, but wont you think that reintroduce food to an usual keto-paleo meal would be kind of heavy? What would you/have you done? ... (more)
I'd like to try out a ketogenic diet. Are there any guides that can help me figure out how to implement one? How many grams of carbs do I need to be under to become ketogenic and for how long? I notice that dietary fiber is shown on nutritional... (more)
I know ketogenic diets are supposed to be good for some neurological diseases. Has anyone tried it for nocturnal bruxism? The cause isn't fully understood and I'm considering giving it a shot. There's a lot of neurological diseases which have... (more)
Its been 3 weeks that I've been eating a ketogenic diet. I'm under 30 gs of carbs, not being excessive in protein (100g a day at most. I'm quite active). I've been eating 3x a day with a long fasting period between dinner and breakie (14 hours)... (more)
Maybe you think you are eating 2000 calories when in fact you are doing more. I found that Intermittent fasting is more successful for me than Keto. I eat a few sweet potatoes during a week but otherwise no starches or grains.
I'm on day 2 of a Ketogenic diet, or what I think is one. I'm trying to experiment and see where it can take me in getting rid of love-handles that are stubborn and also because of injuries from CrossFit have left me a bit sedentary for a while... (more)
Hey guys, sorry if this question is beating a dead horse but I've been changing my diet to the keto lifestyle and I'm struggling to get into ketosis. I've been doing it for 6 days and still no sign of ketosis. I've definitely cut all obvious carbs... (more)
I am eating a ketogenic primal diet and have been for the last week or so. I eat 20-30 grams of carbohydrates per day; I am getting a LOT of fat, like 70%-80% of my calories (I basically add coconut oil, lard, or duck fat to everything I can... (more)
Bakcground info: I am 15 years old, male and eat paleo some meals and cheat terribly others I have always had a strong jawline but after watching a movie I had an idea. I am 5'11 166 lbs, I lift and am generally stronger for my age. What would I... (more)
DON'T GO INTO KETO. Paleo is not a keto diet. Keto will ruin your life. Eat plenty of fruits and veggies and ignore the sub 100 gram people. That's not Paleo. Paleo is NOT low carb. It's the right carbs.
So I have been very pretty good in ketosis lately doing about 25 g/day carbs. However I am worried about the potential dangers of being in ketosis constantly, so I have decided on periodic carb re-feeds. I currently eat broccoli and cauliflower on... (more)
As far as dangers, you are probably confusing dietary ketosis with the extremely dangerous condition of ketoacidosis. Check out this article for a summary of the differences: http://ketodietplans.com/faq/ketosis-vs-ketoacidosis/ There are no... (more)
I have had much success with switching to a ketogenic diet over the past month, but am now worried about the long term effects? Is VLC (~25 g/day) and low protein (~15%) conducive to longevity, or am is this extreme fat oriented diet killing me??... (more)
I tend to agree with the Jaminets PHD idea that eating just below your body's glucose needs in starch and eating just enough protein to support your needs leads to the best longevity.
I Just started Keto 3 days ago and the order two days I stayed under 20carbs but the third I decided I would just stay under 30..I have been drinking tons of water, but have headache and feel so so tired..does it ever stop or will I feel like this... (more)
14 year old girl, 5'3", 150 pounds. Started paleo initially to lose weight and to feel better. I've been fully paleo for about 4 days (not long, I know) and it was hard. Because I couldn't eat as much as I wanted because of the fat-phobic,... (more)
Here we go. Coffee, whole full fat milk, heavy cream, cheddar cheese, butter, lard, eggs, fatty cuts of pork,,red wine, hot sauce, beer, some nuts, fish oil and some onions with my omelettes. I don't measure anything I eat till I'm full and I... (more)
hello i wanna lose 20-25 pounds ..my height is 5"2 weight is 141 lbs..i m just tired of dieting and losing weight but its not happening...i wanna start the ketosis diet...as i m a pure vegetartarian i dont eat even eggs..but i dont like carbs... (more)
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