Tag Archives: Medical

Ketogenic Diet – The Basics

Ketogenic Diet – The Basics The aim of a ketogenic diet plan is to achieve a ketosis metabolic state, where body cells are fuelled using ketones instead of glucose. Ketosis is a natural and beneficial process that helped the body survive during times when no food is available, so when fasting your body will switch over […]

9 Natural Dairy-Free Sources of Calcium

Natural Dairy Free Sources of Calcium Calcium is the most abundant mineral in the body and is necessary to support many vital functions in maintaining our family’s health, including: building and maintaining strong bones and teeth regulating healthy blood vessels, blood pressure, muscle contractions, including heartbeat and ensuring blood clots normally essential metabolic functions nerve transmission and hormone discharging […]

10 tips for a children’s ketosis diet

10 tips for a children’s ketosis diet    Parents considering a ketosis diet for their child have a great deal of questions. The Keto, Modified Atkins, lowGlycaemic Index or another low carb plan have some basic principles in common.  The following tips are from my own experience managing my daughter’s strict Ketogenic programme and my […]

The Ketogenic Diet – anti cancer and high fat eating

The Ketogenic Diet – anti cancer and high fat eating The Ketogenic Diet is receiving more attention in recent years.  The Ketogenic diet is an anti cancer diet that is best known for the high fats consumed.  The Ketogenic diet changes the way the body is fuelled away from relying on glucose as the prime energy source […]