Low-carb diets are an invaluable tool in dealing with health conditions such as obesity, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, lipid disorders, epilepsy, and increasingly, cancer. Martina's work, including her blog, book and apps, have been real gems for the low-carb community. Her real-food approach and attention to detail sets her work apart from many others.
The most recent keto meal plan to hit the IBIH family is the SCKC or Squeaky Clean Keto Challenge! Highly effective, but more restrictive than most of my keto meal plans, this SCKC plan contains no dairy, nuts, sweeteners, alcohol, grains, or legumes. Perfect for people suffering with inflammation, slow losers, or people with a lot of food intolerances, this Squeaky Clean Keto 30 day challenge (with 4 weeks of menu plans) has been taking the internet by storm!
Diabetics, especially, type 1 diabetics are at risk of complications if they attempt to follow a ketogenic diet. For this reason diabetics and anyone with a blood sugar management issue should discuss the potential implications with their GP and healthcare team before embarking on such a regime. Similarly anyone with kidney disease or a family history of such should consult their GP.
If you’ve decided to move forward in trying the keto diet, you will want to stick to the parameters of the eating plan. Roughly 60 to 80 percent of your calories will come from fats. That means you’ll eat meats, fats, and oils, and a very limited amount of nonstarchy vegetables, she says. (This is different from a traditional low-carb diet, as even fewer carbs are allowed on the keto diet.)
Ketogenic diets are an effective healthy way of losing weight since they promote a non-atherogenic lipid profile, lower blood pressure and decrease resistance to insulin with an improvement in blood levels of glucose and insulin. On the other hand, Mediterranean diet is well known to be one of the healthiest diets, being the basic ingredients of such diet the olive oil, red wine and vegetables. In Spain the fish is an important component of such diet. The objective of this study was to determine the dietary effects of a protein ketogenic diet rich in olive oil, salad, fish and red wine.
Two long-chain Omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids (n-3 PUFA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), are the active constituents of the fish. Low rates of death from coronary heart disease has been report among individuals with very high consumption of fish, although these people should limit intake of species highest in mercury levels. Larger, longer-living predators (swordfish, shark) have higher tissue concentrations, while smaller or shorter-lived species (anchovy, shellfish, salmon, sardine) have very low concentrations .
Ang pag-aaral ng 2010 na tinalakay sa itaas tungkol sa GABA ay gumamit ng suplemento na pinagsama ang parehong amino acids upang madagdagan ang oras ng pagtulog sa pamamagitan ng halos 2 na oras. Ang kumbinasyon ng dalawang pandagdag na ito ay tila makabuluhang taasan ang antas ng serotonin sa utak, na nagpapalakas ng melatonin, pagpapabuti ng pagtulog (11).
Makakatulong din ang nutrisyon. Ang hindi kumakain ng mabigat na pagkain bago ang kama ay maaaring isa sa mga pinakamalaking bagay na maaari mong gawin para sa isang matulog na may kalidad na gabi. Ang alkohol, bagaman maaari mong isipin na nakatutulong ka na makatulog, ay talagang isang pagtulog sa pagtulog, kaya limitahan ang iyong paggamit. Dapat ding iwasan ng kapeina ang hindi bababa sa 4 oras bago ang oras ng pagtulog.