Tag Archive: keto diet

Wine, Weight Loss and Low Carbs

Spanish Ketogenic Diet

Another study came out this week illustrating the powerful health benefits of restricting carbohydrates. While this study was not a randomized trial comparing a low and high-fat diet (we already have dozens of those showing the superiority of a higher-fat…
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Fasting, the Ketogenic Diet and AMP-K: The New Kid on the Block

ketogenic diet

When I was growing up in the 80s, New Kids on the Block were a massive hit. Yet, I never understood why, nor was I interested in their music. With behemoths like Michael Jackson and Milli Vanilli, who had time…
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Ketogenic Diet and Vegetarianism: Can They Coexist?

Ketogenic Diet and Vegetarianism

The interest in the hot, but controversial ketogenic diet has been growing on a daily basis. The diet consists of mostly fat (generally 70% of the diet or more), with generally lesser amounts of protein and a minimal amount of…
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Fasting and Cancer: Has Nature Provided a Treatment All Along?

Fasting and Cancer

As a radiation oncologist, my research generally involves studying ways to make radiation therapy work better to kill cancer cells with fewer side effects. Oftentimes, this includes reducing the dose or potentially eliminating radiation therapy or other treatments altogether. However,…
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An Introduction: A Ketogenic Diet for Cancer

Caveman Doctor often discusses ketogenic diets in his posts and podcasts (whatever a podcast is).  However, he frequently gets questions regarding a ketogenic diet as well as those asking for a simple description. Therefore, he set out to explain a ketogenic…
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Can a Caveman Diet Help Fight Prostate Cancer or Even Help Cure It?

Prostate Cancer

Caveman Doctor recently received a question asking how best to fight prostate cancer or cure it with diet. Caveman Doctor wasn’t sure how to fight or cure anything with his diet as he merely eats the foods that nature provided him…
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