Results for: Ketosis

What is ketosis?

  The accumulation in the body of the ketone bodies: acetone, beta-hydroxybutyric acid, and acetoacetic acid (Taber's Medical Dictionary, 18th ed.). This condition results (MORE)

Is acidosis a side effect of ketosis?

No, it is not. Acidosis is a process leading to increased blood acidity (lowered pH), and can be dangerous. Ketosis is a process leading to increased blood levels of three mol (MORE)
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What can you eat to stay in ketosis?

Protein. Limit fat, and eliminate carbs almost completely. Good sources of low-fat protein are soy protein isolates from protein drink mixes, fish and poultry (chicken, turk (MORE)

What are the symptoms of ketosis?

Symptoms of KetosisThe constant presence of a sickly, sweet smelling, fruity breath is one of the trademark symptoms of ketosis. Due to the presence of acetone bodies, this od (MORE)

Why can not you get into ketosis?

  One cannot go into ketosis if too many carbohydrates are consumed. Thus, one needs to be able to do two things. The first is how to count to 20. Less than 20 grams of ca (MORE)
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What are the features of ketosis?

Ketosis occurs when the levels of ketone bodies increase,  particularly during a low carbohydrate weight loss program. The  features of ketosis include headache, breath that (MORE)

How do you keep your body from going out of ketosis?

You must check with your primary care physician or another healthcare professional for accuate information and for information relevant to your situation. You want to know how (MORE)