26g ng mabagal-release micellar casein. Ang mabagal na pagpapalabas ng kasein sa katawan ay ginagawa itong isang perpektong produkto upang kainin bago ang kama. Ang isa sa paghahatid ng Naked Casein ay magbibigay ng isang matagal na daloy ng mataas na kalidad na protina sa iyong mga kalamnan sa isang gabi, na tumutulong upang palakasin ang pagbawi at mapanatili ang paghilig mass.
La dieta cetogénica no es una cura para todos los males existentes, pero si lo que busca es perder peso de forma efectiva y sin tener que desgastarse todo el tiempo haciendo ejercicio, entonces la dieta podrá ser de gran ayuda para usted. Además, conseguirá ponerse en forma y tener un metabolismo rápido, y así deshacerse de enfermedades cardiovasculares, lo que a su vez elevará sus niveles de energía.
Česká proteinová dieta KetoDiet vám pomůže zhubnout nadbytečné kilogramy pohodlně, bez hladu a zbytečné nervozity. Naše nízkosacharidová proteinová jídla a nápoje, které jsou navíc obohacené o vitamíny a minerály, můžete zařadit i do svého běžného jídelníčku. Je jen na vás, zda si je dáte jako zdravou snídani, svačinu, rychlý oběd nebo lehkou večeři.
Encontrar recetas para la dieta cetogénica o dieta Keto que no te tomen mucho tiempo puede resultar difícil. Sólo pregúntale a Jen Fisch, autora del popular blog Keto In The City y madre soltera de una adolescente. Jen sabía que la única forma de mantener su alimentación cetogénica con una agenda tan apretada era mediante la preparación de recetas fáciles con sólo 5 ingredientes comunes.

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Ang paggamit ng mga piraso ay medyo simple. Ang mga pagsusulit ni Ketone ay dumating sa alinman sa sticks (na hawak mo sa iyong ihi stream) o strips (na dunk sa isang tasa ng iyong ihi). Sila ay sakop ng isang papel na espesyal na formulated upang umepekto sa pagkakaroon ng mga ketones sa pamamagitan ng pag-on ng ibang kulay. Dahil hindi sila maaaring magbigay sa iyo ng isang bilang ng pagsukat, tulad ng isang pagsubok sa dugo, ang pinaka-ketone strips o sticks ay may isang tsart ng kulay upang matulungan kang matantya kung anong antas ng ketosis ang nasa iyo-mas matingkad ang kulay, mas mataas ang antas ng ketosis .
Kaged Muscle Kasein ay isang cold-processed micellar casein formula na ginawa gamit ang isang makabagong proseso ng microfiltration. Pinoprotektahan ng prosesong ito ang natural na micellar na istraktura ng protina. Ang Kaged Muscle Kasein ay nagbibigay ng mabagal na protina sa iyong katawan sa isang gabi, na gumagawa ng isang anti-catabolic na kapaligiran at pag-iwas sa pagkasira ng kalamnan. Available ito sa mga masasarap na pagpipilian ng 2 - Vanilla o Chocolate at walang artipisyal na kulay o pampalasa. Kung naghahanap ka para sa isang bagay na kagustuhan mahusay, ay epektibo at hindi naglalaman ng at hindi kailangang additives, pagkatapos ito ay ang produkto para sa iyo.
Malinaw, hindi lahat ng atleta ng Crossfit ay sumusunod sa isang mahigpit na diyeta sa Paleo, kaya ang sopas na protina ay maaari pa ring magaling. Anuman ang uri ng protina pulbos na pinili mo, maghangad ng 20-30 na gramo ng mataas na protina sa loob ng isang oras ng iyong WOD. Matutulungan nito ang iyong mga kalamnan na mabawi at gawing muli ang lahat ng mga pull-up at weighing squats.

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 [18].
The modified Atkins diet reduces seizure frequency by more than 50% in 43% of patients who try it and by more than 90% in 27% of patients.[18] Few adverse effects have been reported, though cholesterol is increased and the diet has not been studied long term.[48] Although based on a smaller data set (126 adults and children from 11 studies over five centres), these results from 2009 compare favourably with the traditional ketogenic diet.[18]

Tropical fruit (pineapple, mango, banana, papaya, etc.) and some high-carb fruit (tangerine, grapes, etc.) Also avoid fruit juices (yes, even 100% fresh juices!) - better to drink smoothies if any, but either way very limited. Juices are just like sugary water, but smoothies have fiber, which is at least more sating. This also includes dried fruit (dates, raisins, etc).
A lot of people take their macros as a “set in stone” type of thing. You shouldn’t worry about hitting the mark every single day to the dot. If you’re a few calories over some days, a few calories under on others – it’s fine. Everything will even itself out in the end. It’s all about a long term plan that can work for you, and not the other way around.

You’re ok with not so fast results and can remain disciplined.Every weight loss management plan needs an amount of sacrifice as well as a compromise from the dieter. But the ketosis approach may be one of the most challenging because it will change the most sacred of all eating routines among Western cultures: enjoying a full-dish meal. It's certainly no picnic, but the procedure can be done simpler having the right products and program, and the results can be spectacular. 

With over 150 million registered users, MyFitnessPal is one of Internet's most popular diet apps and websites. The app allows users to track their macros and determine their ideal calorie and nutrient intake based on their specific goals. To start using MyFitnessPal to track your keto diet, all you need to do is set up account and input your data. In the “goals” settings, you need to input custom goals to set the macros for your keto diet as well as an estimate of calories you want to burn.
The keto diet made headlines in 2018 (which we predicted in 2017!) for benefits like lowering blood sugar and increasing insulin sensitivity, which could protect against type 2 diabetes and Alzheimer's; the potential to treat Parkinson's disease and epilepsy; not to mention weight loss, reduced inflammation, and fewer free radicals; which can harm our DNA.
Ang karaniwang kasabihan, "Ikaw ay kung ano ang iyong kinakain" ay talagang totoo. Karamihan sa mga tao underrate ang kahalagahan ng isang malusog at balanseng diyeta sa pagtatayo ng isang pagtitiis. Maaaring ginagawa lahat ng tama sa pamamagitan ng pagkuha ng mga tamang ehersisyo, hydrating nang wasto at malagkit sa iyong regular na pag-eehersisyo.
Martina's popular KetoDiet blog has been a wonderful resource for those following a healthy paleo/primal low carb diet. Not only does she provide a wealth of information for successfully implementing a ketogenic diet, but also shares many of her own delicious low carb recipes. Her recipes have become staples for those seeking low carb alternatives for their favorite foods. This cookbook with 150 new keto diet recipes is a must for any low carb cook's collection.
The Total Keto Diet app is a great option for those starting out as well as seasoned keto dieters. It was developed by Tasteaholics, an online educational platform that promotes low-carb eating. This sentiment carries over to the app, which offers an extensive beginner's guide, a robust recipe library, and the option to save all your favorite meals and build your own shopping lists. The app also offers a keto calculator, macro tracker, and the opportunity to have your own recipes featured in the recipe hub. This will help take the stress away from needing to have it all figured out. 
Nawawala ang iyong panahon habang nagdadala ng mga tabletas para sa birth control na may regularidad ay karaniwang walang dahilan para sa alarma. Makipag-ugnay sa iyong doktor sa iyong mga alalahanin o kumuha ng home pregnancy test upang mabawasan ang iyong isip. Maraming kababaihan ang natagpuan na ang kanilang mga panahon ay bumalik na may simpleng mga pagbabago sa pamumuhay. Kapag ikaw ay nasa mga tabletas para sa birth control, ang normal na pagdurugo o ang isang hindi nakuha na panahon ay maaaring maging normal.
Was recommended this by a friend! Started doing Keto lately and have been trying to do everything I can to lose weight. I was going to wait to write a review but my last few workouts have been amazing. I feel like the amount of work im able to put in has been far more than my normal. Easy instructions and pretty straight forward for pills. Thank you again!
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Cyclical ketogenic diet (CKD): If you find it difficult to stick to a very low-carb diet every day, especially for months on end, you might want to consider a carb-cycling diet instead. Carb cycling increases carbohydrate intake (and sometimes calories in general) only at the right time and in the right amounts, usually about 1–2 times per week (such as on weekends). 

Martina’s newest cookbook is not just a comprehensive guide to eating for the ketogenic diet, it is also gorgeous eye candy! It is sheer pleasure just to browse through her gorgeous photographs, wile you drool over the delicious recipes. I love Martina’s recipes especially because they are made with wholesome, real food ingredients, and she is very knowledgeable on how to best source ingredients so they are both tasty and health building. Every recipe is explained clearly and well organized, so you can always get great results when making them at home. If you are following a keto or low-carb lifestyle this book is a must have!
Hi Maya. I LOVE your site!! Interesting, informative with fab recipes and ideas. Hubby and I have just started eating low carb and I have to say, we are not finding it too difficult and I already feel sooo much better!! I find the hardest part is choosing low carb veg, I feel as if we are not eating enough. Any suggestions on how to get more veggies into our diet?
When you’ve eaten all of the crustless spinach quiche and keto frittata recipes that you can, these keto everything bagels are another great breakfast staple. With their help, you don’t have to cut out your favorite breakfast sandwiches. You can also try a bread-less keto breakfast sandwich with chicken sausage patties as the “buns” when you’re craving a keto-approved breakfast option.
Senza brings you educational tools and guides to help you start your journey into the keto diet. These include a food journal, food ideas and recipes, a meal planner, and simple barcode scanning. It also offers advanced features for the experienced keto dieter, like glucose tracking and insulin load information. Integrate with Apple Health and chart your progress over time to glean insights into how the diet is working for you. And a huge plus: Senza also offers live support from a keto-friendly nutritionist.
Each person on the keto diet will have different macronutrient needs. Jalali says that typically the diets are about 65–85 percent fat, 15–25 percent protein, and about 5 percent carbohydrates. "Some of my patients/clients find it easier to keep track of the foods they consume over the day, others prefer to keep track per meal since it holds them more accountable."

There are three instances where there’s research to back up a ketogenic diet, including to help control type 2 diabetes, as part of epilepsy treatment, or for weight loss, says Mattinson. “In terms of diabetes, there is some promising research showing that the ketogenic diet may improve glycemic control. It may cause a reduction in A1C — a key test for diabetes that measures a person’s average blood sugar control over two to three months — something that may help you reduce medication use,” she says.


Following such a diet means you will be replacing carbs with foods rich in fat and protein, and if followed over an extended period of time this may have consequences. An intake of high fat foods is likely to increase your saturated fat intake which current UK government guidelines recommend that we limit to 30g for men and 20g for women. High levels of dietary protein are thought to be an issue if you have an underlying kidney condition. However, most ketogenic diets supply moderate rather than high levels of protein. 
Thank you for such a wonderful informative article. You give everyone all this knowledge for free & people still want more. Give me printable versions of food list & protein charts. Come on people do a little leg work yourself, show some initiative. If you can’t your not going to be disciplined enough to make this diet work. There are links above to get free meal plans & more keto info. I’ve lost 60 lbs in 10 months & changed my life. My single best piece of advise? Buy a good keto info & recipe book. Key word in last sentence is “GOOD”. Hard copy for instant reference. Worth its weight in gold.
if you are not eating organic or wild red and other meats and also ensuring they’ve not been vaccinated with “the usual” poisons that is so ‘mainstream’ now and putting all of humanity at risk, you’re putting yourself and even your offspring at huge risk! Any benefit you may want to derive from following a ketogenic or any diet is pointless in light of what science has known and proven over 20 years ago and which mainstream health care professionals and providers are, respectfully, ignorant of (that’s what they’ve been led to believe by those invested in pharma and their regulatory bodies). If you don’t believe me, watch “The Truth About Vaccines” with an open mind. You won’t regret it. (I have absolutely no investment in nor connection to the producers of that docu~series, I have simply had my “mind blown” by the facts … I’ve been a holistic health practitioner and student for over 40 years so I’m not “convinced” easily.

This app boasts that it’s “the world's easiest and most comprehensive low-carb tracker and macros counter.” Their diet tracker makes logging meals simple, allowing you to input data via camera, voice, or search. Barcode scanning makes it a snap to pull data from the library of more than 1 million verified foods. And thanks to their large library, you can expect to find most common foods and restaurant dishes, complete with net carb counts so you can stay on track no matter where you’re eating. Plus, the app also brings you valuable resources, such as articles and e-books, forums, recipes, and a meal planner.

Ang ilang sakit ay maaaring bahagi ng buhay ng Crossfit, ngunit ang regular na pagkuha ng Omega-3 na mga taba ay maaaring makatulong na gawin itong matitiis. Ang mga taba ng Omega-3 ay ang malusog na taba na matatagpuan sa mga isda, mga nogales, chia seeds, at flaxseeds. Ang mga ito ay itinuturing na mga mahahalagang fats para sa nutrisyon ng tao, ibig sabihin ay dapat sila ay nagmula sa iyong diyeta.
Ito ay napakahirap na mawalan ng timbang. Pananatiling humikayat at determinado upang pumunta sa pamamagitan ng paglalakbay na ito ay tunay na isang hamon. Gayunman, hindi mo mawalan ng timbang kung ang lahat ng inyong ginagawa ay isipin ang tungkol dito at mangarap na nang mo nagkamit ng iyong ideal na timbang at katawan laki. Kailangan mong gawin ang isang bagay tungkol sa mga ito!
Ito ay partikular na kapaki-pakinabang para sa mga nahihirapang makatulog dahil sa sobrang pagkabalisa. Sinusuri ng isang pag-aaral ng 2019 ang paggamit ng L-theanine supplements para sa pagtataguyod ng pagtulog sa mga taong may pangkalahatang pagkabalisa disorder. Apatnapung anim na kalahok na may pagkabalisa disorder natanggap 450-900 mg ng L-theanine o isang placebo para sa 8 linggo.
The common misconception about the keto diet is that it contains no fibre, and instead the dieter is left eating mountains of bacon rashers, bulletproof coffees, butter and steak. In reality, a well-formulated keto diet will consist of an array of wholefoods including leafy greens, healthy fats from nuts, seeds and coconut, and a small amount of fruit. When keto is done properly, quality fibre is provided in abundance.

Usually when the classic ketogenic diet is prescribed, the total calories are matched to the number of calories the person needs. For example, if a child is eating a 1500 calorie regular diet, it would be changed to a 1500 calorie ketogenic diet. For very young children only, the diet may be prescribed based on weight, for example 75 to 100 calories for each kilogram (2.2 pounds) of body weight. If it sounds complicated, it is! That’s why people need a dietician’s help when using this diet.


One downside to a ketogenic diet for weight loss is the difficulty maintaining it. “Studies show that weight loss results from being on a low-carb diet for more than 12 months tend to be the same as being on a normal, healthy diet,” says Mattinson. While you may be eating more satiating fats (like peanut butter, regular butter, or avocado), you’re also way more limited in what’s allowed on the diet, which can make everyday situations, like eating dinner with family or going out with friends, far more difficult. Because people often find it tough to sustain, it’s easy to rely on it as a short-term diet rather than a long-term lifestyle.
"It was extremely difficult," he recalls. "You spend your entire life hearing that fat makes you fat and causes heart attacks and strokes. Now, all of a sudden, you're eating 200 grams of fat per day. There is a huge psychological component to conquer before you can become successful with the keto diet. In the beginning, it's like trying to convince people 1,000 years ago that the world is in fact round, not flat."
Carrie, I highly recommend a support group. I personally know a woman “Amanda Rose” who recently lost half her body weight through the Keto Diet and intermittent fasting. You should totally join her Facebook Group. It’s called “Eat Like a Bear” and you can find it by entering the group’s name in the Facebook search bar. She is so amazing and so supportive for people struggling to lose the weight.
Dahil kaunti lamang ang carbohydrates na nilalaman ng pagkain at marami ang fat content, bababa ang glucose at insulin sa katawan at ito ay mapipilitang mag-shift sa paggagamit ng tabang naipon o body fats na itinuturing na fuel. Ito ang primary principle ng Ketogenic diet. Ang body fats sa kataway ay natutunaw bilang ketone body. Ang ketone body na ito ay tinatawag ding Acetoacetate. Ito ay natutunaw at nagiging Betayhydroxybutyrate (BHB) at Acetone.
It is very interesting to read about the keto/low card diet.I love to change my lifestyle as I an TYPE 2 Diabetic.I subscribed for a free printable low carb meal .The initial email stated that that I will receive an email for instructions to access the members area .Your free download will be there.However it is very deceiving ,I never got the 2nd email with instructions which is frustrating and not good .Hopefully this is not a way to get us to pay to get the printable version.

Ang pisikal na aktibidad ng anumang uri ay nagdaragdag sa iyong pang-araw-araw na pangangailangan para sa lahat ng mga B-bitamina. Ang aktibidad ng mataas na intensidad ay naglalagay ng karagdagang diin sa mga pathways ng enerhiya ng katawan at maraming mga nutrients ay nawala sa pamamagitan ng pawis. Nangangahulugan ito na ang mga karagdagang B-bitamina ay kinakailangan para sa lahat ng mga atleta na gumaganap sa isang mataas na antas.
Mag-babala-baka kailangan mong dalhin ang ilang mga mint na hininga. "Ang ilang mga tao ay maaaring o hindi maaaring magkaroon ng pagbabago sa amoy ng hininga sa ketogenic diet," sabi ni Hertzler. Bakit? "Ang isa sa mga katawan ng ketone na gawa sa atay ay acetone-at nagdadala ito ng amoy," paliwanag ni Hertzler. Iyon ay sinabi, maraming mga tao na nasa nutritional ketosis ay hindi makaranas ng isang makabuluhang pagbabago sa amoy ng hininga, kaya ito ay hindi isang garantisadong epekto. 

With  The Keto Reset Diet, you can eat to total satisfaction by enjoying rich, high-satiety foods, and even weather occasional slip-ups. You’ll use keto as a lifelong tool to stay trim, healthy, energetic, and free from the disastrous health conditions caused by the typical American diet. With step-by-step guidance, daily meal plans and a recipe section with over 100 delicious keto-friendly recipes, this is the definitive guide to help the keto-beginner or the experienced health enthusiast understand the what, why, and how to succeed with ketogenic eating.
Each person on the keto diet will have different macronutrient needs. Jalali says that typically the diets are about 65–85 percent fat, 15–25 percent protein, and about 5 percent carbohydrates. "Some of my patients/clients find it easier to keep track of the foods they consume over the day, others prefer to keep track per meal since it holds them more accountable."
Kristin Parker is an American temporarily living in South Korea. Her role with Team Diet Doctor is customer service. If you have a question or a comment on our social media platforms, website or our Facebook group, she will likely be the one to answer you back! Kristin cooks for a family of four, including two hungry teenage sons. Her keto meal plan yields generous servings of substantial, hearty meals that they all like.
Ang pagkuha ng mga tabletas para sa birth control ay isang epektibong paraan upang maiwasan ang pagbubuntis at paggamot sa maraming kondisyong medikal. Dahil ang tableta ay gumagana sa pamamagitan ng pagpapasok ng iba't ibang hormones sa iyong system, maaari itong makaapekto sa iyong panregla cycle. Ang ilang mga babae ay maaaring magkaroon ng mas magaan na pagdurugo, at ang iba ay maaaring laktawan ang kanilang mga panahon sa kabuuan. Ang di-normal na paglipas sa buwanang regla ay tinatawag na amenorrhea. May iba pang mga kadahilanan kung bakit maaaring makaligtaan mo ang iyong panahon habang nasa mga tabletas para sa birth control.
The symptoms associated with ketosis are often temporary and may relate to dehydration. These may include headache, dry mouth, bad breath, fatigue and nausea. However, it’s worth noting that because the diet restricts carbs it is typically low in dietary fibre which may have a negative impact on gut health including the presence of gut friendly bacteria. 

Halaga para sa pera - kung magkano ang gastos ng produkto per serving? Maging sigurado na kalkulahin sa aktwal bawat paghahatid gastos (o sa bawat gramo ng cost protina), sa halip na lamang ng paghahambing ng presyo ng dalawang iba't ibang mga pakete. Habang hindi mo talaga gusto cheap kasein protina, hindi mo nais na gumastos ng higit pa sa kinakailangan.
Ang iyong utak ay tungkol sa 2 porsyento ng iyong katawan mass, kahit na nangangailangan ito ng humigit-kumulang 20 porsiyento ng iyong saligan metabolic rate, higit pa kung ikaw ay isang palaisip. Iba't ibang bahagi ng iyong utak ang gumamit ng iba't ibang halaga ng glucose, at halos dalawang beses sa umaga. Kakailanganin mong masisimulan ang iyong isip kung ginagamit mo ang iyong isip na nagtatrabaho nang husto sa pamamagitan ng araw at paglutas ng mga problema. Kung ikaw ay nagtatrabaho nang higit pa sa kontrol ng engine, (estado ng isang kasanayan na kinasasangkutan ng katumpakan o punto ng balanse), pagkatapos ay gagamit ka ng mas kaunting glucose. Maraming tao ang maaaring magpatotoo sa kung gaano karaming enerhiya ang ginagamit ng utak kapag hinamon.
It also may help stave off chronic diseases, like heart disease and type 2 diabetes, as well as act protectively against certain cancers. (34) The diet is also a boon to mental health, as it’s associated with reduced odds of depression. (34) There’s even some data to suggest it can be supportive in relieving symptoms of arthritis, according to a paper published in April 2018 in the journal Frontiers in Psychology. (35)

Under normal circumstances our body uses glucose from carbohydrate foods for energy. In the absence of glucose a process called ketosis occurs. This is a state in which the body burns fats instead of carbohydrates as its main fuel source. When we don’t eat carbs, the liver breaks down fat stores to produce energy. This energy is in the form of (and also creates) molecules called ‘ketones’. 
Did you know that, although the ketogenic diet’s number one enemy is carbohydrates, the alternative effects of such nutrient in our body should not be taken out of consideration when choosing the type of diet that one should follow, as it has both positive and negative effects. Carbohydrates play an important role in the human body as having very low amounts of it deplete the body of glucose (the primary energy source for your brain and muscles), which in turn starves the brain of its primary energy source, leading to potential long-term health issues in the long run. Carbohydrates also provide fuel for the central nervous system and give energy for working muscles. Recent studies have also linked carbs to decision-making, showing that people who ate a high-carbohydrate breakfast were less willing to share with other people, indicating that carbohydrates also affect human behavior.

If you’re a newbie planning your weekly keto diet menu, make the meals as easy as possible. A keto breakfast, for example, can take advantage of many classic breakfast foods, including eggs, bacon, sausage, and ham. Eggs are real winners in the keto world. They’re extremely versatile, easy to cook, and have just half a gram of carbs but 6 g of protein and 5 g of fat.

The ketogenic diet is a high-fat, adequate-protein, low-carbohydrate diet that in medicine is used primarily to treat difficult-to-control (refractory) epilepsy in children. The diet forces the body to burn fats rather than carbohydrates. Normally, the carbohydrates contained in food are converted into glucose, which is then transported around the body and is particularly important in fueling brain function. However, if little carbohydrate remains in the diet, the liver converts fat into fatty acids and ketone bodies. The ketone bodies pass into the brain and replace glucose as an energy source. An elevated level of ketone bodies in the blood, a state known as ketosis, leads to a reduction in the frequency of epileptic seizures.[1] Around half of children and young people with epilepsy who have tried some form of this diet saw the number of seizures drop by at least half, and the effect persists even after discontinuing the diet.[2] Some evidence indicates that adults with epilepsy may benefit from the diet, and that a less strict regimen, such as a modified Atkins diet, is similarly effective.[1] Potential side effects may include constipation, high cholesterol, growth slowing, acidosis, and kidney stones.[3]
The principle behind the ketogenic or keto diet is simple, even if it seems counterintuitive. Cut your carbs and eat more fat to force your body to burn more fat. The diet encourages your body to enter a state called ketosis, in which it fuels itself on stored fat. Ketosis can significantly help you lose weight and may also help decrease your blood sugar and hunger while increasing your energy.
Why is the keto diet good for you? A keto diet is one that prioritizes fats and proteins over carbohydrates. It can help reduce body weight, acne, and the risk of cancer. Find out about the mechanisms through which it achieves these benefits and the research that supports it. This MNT Knowledge Center article also discusses the risks of the diet. Read now
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