Keto for Cancer: Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy as a Targeted Nutritional Strategy

Keto for Cancer Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy as a Targeted Nutritional Strategy Based on the Metabolic Theory of CancerAlthough evidence supporting the benefits of ketogenic diet therapies continues to mount there is little to guide those who wish to adopt this diet as a metabol

  • Title: Keto for Cancer: Ketogenic Metabolic Therapy as a Targeted Nutritional Strategy
  • Author: Miriam Kalamian Thomas Seyfried
  • ISBN: 9781603587013
  • Page: 364
  • Format: Paperback
  • Based on the Metabolic Theory of CancerAlthough evidence supporting the benefits of ketogenic diet therapies continues to mount, there is little to guide those who wish to adopt this diet as a metabolic therapy for cancer The Ketogenic Diet for Cancer fills this need Inspired by the work of Dr Thomas Seyfried and written by nutritionist Miriam Kalamian, this is the firsBased on the Metabolic Theory of CancerAlthough evidence supporting the benefits of ketogenic diet therapies continues to mount, there is little to guide those who wish to adopt this diet as a metabolic therapy for cancer The Ketogenic Diet for Cancer fills this need Inspired by the work of Dr Thomas Seyfried and written by nutritionist Miriam Kalamian, this is the first book to lay out guidelines that specifically address the many challenges facing those with cancer.Kalamian, a leading voice in the keto movement, is driven by passion from her own experience in using the ketogenic diet for her young son Her book addresses the nuts and bolts of adopting the diet, from deciding whether keto is the right choice, to developing a personal plan for smoothly navigating the keto lifestyle It is invaluable for both beginners and seasoned users of the ketogenic diet as well as for health care professionals who need a toolkit to implement this targeted metabolic therapy.The book guides readers to a deeper understanding of the therapeutic potential of the ketogenic diet which extends well beyond simply starving cancer emphasizing the powerful impact the diet has on the metabolism of cancer cells Nutritional nuances are explored in sections such as Fasting Protocols and Know What s in the Foods You Eat while meal templates and tracking tools are provided in Preparing Keto Meals.Kalamian also discusses important issues such as self advocacy Readers of The Ketogenic Diet for Cancer are empowered to get off the bench and get in the game To that end, Kalamian offers tips on how to critically examine cancer care options then incorporate what resonates into a truly personalized treatment plan.

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    1. I received this book from NetGalley prior to publishing, in order to review it. I chose it as I was very interested in the idea that a diet could positively affect cancer, and was already interested in the Keto diet from the auto immune angle.*Keto for Cancer*is due to be published in October 2017. The author, Miriam Kalamain, first used the diet with her own son, Raffi, when he had reached the point of no further available options for his brain cancer in 2004. Raffi saw immediate improvement on [...]

    2. I received an e-copy of this book via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review.This is one of the best books on the ketogenic diet that I've read, and I plan to recommend it often. Before I get to what I loved about this book, first let me acknowledge my appreciation for Ms. Kalamian sharing her family's experience with cancer and this diet. Her compassion and understanding of the trials a family will face when given a cancer diagnosis are clear from beginning to end. Her understanding of the [...]

    3. As a person who believes in natural methods to cure disease, I was very interested to read Keto for Cancer. I have followed a ketogenic diet and have been very interested to note how it has helped people with many different medical issues. I appreciate the author’s sharing of her son’s cancer diagnosis. She first used the ketogenic diet to help him when there were no other options for treatment. Although it didn’t ultimately cure him, it did slow the cancer enough to give him more time. Sh [...]

    4. This book is great to help you follow the keto diet for cancer. This is also used for epilepsy. Very spelled out on how to do. Also explains how it works with the cancer cell fermentation effect vs glucose.

    5. Wow! Eye opening! Good scientific information on specifics of ketogenic diet and cancer with resources cited.

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