Tag Archives: diabetic ketoacidosis

Vaping, e-cigarettes and ketosis: how is it going?

For those not familiar, an electronic cigarette (e-cig or e-cigarette), personal vaporizer (PV) or electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) is a battery-powered vaporizer which simulates the feeling of smoking, but without combustion, commonly called “vaping”. The user automatically activates the e-cigarette by taking a puff, other devices turn on by pressing a button manually and they come in many variations, some even look like …

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Cream Cheese Keto-Pancakes Recipe (4g Net Carbs)

To celebrate the #PancakeDay, we decided to make a new experiment developing a new/modified recipe of ketogenic delish with only 4g NET CARBS so all keto-dieters can celebrate without any guilt. For this recipe variation, we opted to add 1/2 scoop of Whey Protein (about 8g to 12g of protein added, depending on the brand used) for a firmer consistency of …

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Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) Explained Clearly

The intention of this post is to compare the two very different metabolic states “nutritional ketosis” and “diabetic ketoacidosis”, and try to clarify the main concept of DKA Diabetic Ketoacidosis in a very simple explanation. Just to make sure we are talking about two different metabolic states, the main difference between them is: Benign dietary ketosis is a controlled, insulin regulated process …

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