Tag Archive: Ketosis

Feb 05

Ketogenic Diets

First and foremost, let me start off with saying ketosis and ketoacidosis (DKA) are two very different things. Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is a potentially life-threatening complication in patients with diabetes, predominantly in those with type 1 diabetes. DKA results from a shortage of insulin; in response the body switches to burning fatty acids and producing acidic ketone bodies that cause most of the symptoms and …

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