Day: April 29, 2020

Meat and mental health: a systematic review of meat abstention and depression, anxiety, and related phenomena

URL: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/10408398.2020.1741505 Journal: Critical Reviews in Food Science and Nutrition Publication Date: 04/2020 Summary: To examine the relation between the consumption or avoidance of meat and psychological health and well-being. A systematic search of online databases (PubMed, PsycINFO, CINAHL Plus, Medline, and Cochrane Library) was conducted for primary research examining psychological health in meat-consumers and meat-abstainers. …

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Nutritional Ketosis for Weight Management and Reversal of Metabolic Syndrome

URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6472268/pdf/nihms-1015199.pdf Journal: Current Nutrition Reports Publication Date: 09/2018 Summary: The goal of this paper is to review current literature on nutritional ketosis within the context of weight management and metabolic syndrome—namely insulin resistance, lipid profile and cardiovascular disease risk, and development of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. We provide background on the mechanism of ketogenesis and …

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Effectiveness and Safety of a Novel Care Model for the Management of Type 2 Diabetes at 1 Year: An Open-Label, Non-Randomized, Controlled Study

URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6104272/ Journal: Diabetes Therapy Publication Date: 02/2018 Summary: Treatments for type 2 diabetes (T2D) have improved, yet T2D and being overweight are still significant public health concerns. Blood sugar in patients with T2D can improve quickly when patients eat significantly fewer dietary carbohydrates. However, this demands careful medicine management by doctors, and patients need support …

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Cardiovascular disease risk factor responses to a type 2 diabetes care model including nutritional ketosis induced by sustained carbohydrate restriction at 1 year: an open label, non-randomized, controlled study

URL: https://cardiab.biomedcentral.com/track/pdf/10.1186/s12933-018-0698-8 Journal: Cardiovascular Diabetology Publication Date: 05/2018 Summary: Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a leading cause of death among adults with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2D). We recently reported that glycemic control in patients with T2D can be significantly improved through a con- tinuous care intervention (CCI) including nutritional ketosis. The purpose of this study was …

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Outcomes of a Digitally Delivered Low-Carbohydrate Type 2 Diabetes Self-Management Program: 1-Year Results of a Single-Arm Longitudinal Study

URL: https://diabetes.jmir.org/2018/3/e12/ Journal: JMIR Diabetes Publication Date: 03/2018 Summary: Type 2 diabetes mellitus has serious health consequences, including blindness, amputation, stroke, and dementia, and its annual global costs are more than US $800 billion. Although typically considered a progressive, nonreversible disease, some researchers and clinicians now argue that type 2 diabetes may be effectively treated with …

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Management of Glioblastoma Multiforme in a Patient Treated With Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy and Modified Standard of Care: A 24-Month Follow-Up

URL: https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/10.3389/fnut.2018.00020/full Journal: Frontiers in Nutrition Publication Date: 03/2018 Summary: Few advances have been made in overall survival for glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) in more than 40 years. Here, we report the case of a 38-year-old man who presented with chronic headache, nausea, and vomiting accompanied by left partial motor seizures and upper left limb weakness. Enhanced …

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Management of Type 1 Diabetes With a Very Low–Carbohydrate Diet

URL: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6034614/ Journal: Pediatrics Publication Date: 06/2018 Summary: To evaluate glycemic control among children and adults with type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) who consume a very low–carbohydrate diet (VLCD). We conducted an online survey of an international social media group for people with T1DM who follow a VLCD. Respondents included adults and parents of children with …

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Early Time-Restricted Feeding Improves Insulin Sensitivity, Blood Pressure, and Oxidative Stress Even without Weight Loss in Men with Prediabetes

URL: https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1550413118302535 Journal: Cell Metabolism Publication Date: 06/2018 Summary: Intermittent fasting (IF) improves cardiometabolic health; however, it is unknown whether these effects are due solely to weight loss. We conducted the first supervised controlled feeding trial to test whether IF has benefits independent of weight loss by feeding participants enough food to maintain their weight. Our …

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The Ketogenic Diet: Evidence for Optimism but High-Quality Research Needed

URL: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/31825066 Journal: The Journal of Nutrition Publication Date: 12/2019 Summary: For >50 y, dietary guidelines in the United States have focused on reducing intakes of saturated and total fat. However, rates of obesity and diabetes rose markedly throughout this period, with potentially catastrophic implications for public health and the economy. Recently, ketogenic diets have received …

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Paleolithic ketogenic diet (PKD) in chronic diseases: Clinical and research data

URL: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/331467784_Paleolithic_ketogenic_diet_PKD_in_chronic_diseases_Clinical_and_research_data Journal: Journal of Evolution and Health Publication Date: 03/2019 Summary: In the presentation we give an overview of our clinical experience and research with the paleolithic ketogenic diet (PKD), a diet that was developed by the ICMNI team. Since 2012 we have been exclusively using this approach in the treatment of a wide array …

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