Nutr J 2015 Apr 22;14:41. Epub 2015 Apr 22.
Current address: Center for Bioelectronics and Biosensors, the Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, 1001 S McAllister Ave., Tempe, AZ, 85287, USA.
Background: Ketogenic diets are high fat and low carbohydrate or very low carbohydrate diets, which render high production of ketones upon consumption known as nutritional ketosis (NK). Ketosis is also produced during fasting periods, which is known as fasting ketosis (FK). Recently, the combinations of NK and FK, as well as NK alone, have been used as resources for weight loss management and treatment of epilepsy. Read More