A ketogenic diet is a high-fat, low-carbohydrate way of eating that is becoming popular for its health benefits. But what exactly is a ketogenic diet? And does it have any benefits for people with diabetes? Here’s what you need to know about the keto diet for type 2 diabetes:
Is the ketogenic diet safe for people with type 2 diabetes?
The ketogenic diet is not for everyone. It’s a high-fat, low-carbohydrate plan that may work well for people with type 2 diabetes and other health issues. However, it can be dangerous for anyone who has kidney disease or is pregnant.
People who have read about the ketogenic diet online may want to try it on their own without consulting a doctor first–but this isn’t advisable because of potential complications and side effects from going off your medication without supervision from an expert in diabetes management or nutrition counseling (and there … Read more ... “Keto and Ketogenic Diet for Type 2 Diabetes”