• According to an Expert, These Are the Best Fats and Oils to Eat on the Keto Diet

    4 monthes ago - By PopSugar

    The ketogenic diet is a low-carbohydrate, high-fat diet that is most commonly used to manage type 2 diabetes and to help people lose weight. Getting into a state of nutritional ketosis is the main goal - the state in which your body burns fat and ketones for energy instead of glucose. The high-fat requirements may sound like a free for all when it comes to the fat you decide to consume, but if you want to have success on the keto diet it's all about the quantity (your diet should consist of 70 to 80 percent fat), and more importantly the quality of fats you eat, Anna Barnwell, MPH, MSW...
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  • Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes: Hope for inhibitors against amyloid plaques

    Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes: Hope for inhibitors against amyloid plaques

    4 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    Effective therapeutics to counteract the formation of amyloid plaques in Alzheimer's disease and type 2 diabetes are not yet available. Scientists have now come a little bit closer to a solution: They have described a new class of designed macrocyclic peptides that are highly potent inhibitors of amyloid formation.
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