The Ketogenic Diets changes how the body uses energy. The diet provides ample fat which converts into fatty acids and ketones in the liver. This metabolic state is called ketosis, and, is the hallmark of the diet. Ketosis can also be achieved by fasting; both intermittent and prolonged periods without food. Water must be consumed during fasting in sufficient amounts to help clear toxins from the body. In order to understand how fasting works, it is helpful to review the ways in which the body stores energy. When food is not available to supply current energy needs, the body turns to its stored energy, either in the form of glycogen or fat. Glycogen consists of long chains of glucose derived from carbs which the body stores in the muscle and liver when we overeat carb. If the body only needs calories worth of glucose to meet its immediate energy needs, calories of glucose are stored in the form of glycogen for later use. The adult body can store, on average, 1, calories of glycogen in the muscles, and in the liver.
Glycogen gets burned first, then fat. I am using the extended fast to lower my fasted insulin levels, which I believe to be the main factor in my long plateau of weight loss. For one, our body can store about 30, – , calories worth of fat, but only about 1, – 2, calories worth of glycogen. Once you have the hang of eating on a schedule, you can try short periods of hour fasting. While this approach can be healthy, Hultin cautions against trying keto as a vegan. The keto flu is a term that refers to the period after you start the diet when your body is adjusting to burning fat for energy. I was surprised to read in the article to refeed with carbs. A pickle before exercise on a prolonged fast sounds like a good idea! Cervical Cancer Edition. April 6, Does this break my fast?
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