The Ultimate Guide to the Ketogenic Diet

Get the scoop on what the ketogenic diet entails.

The Ultimate Guide to the Ketogenic Diet

The ketogenic diet is a high-fat, low-carbohydrate diet that tricks the body into burning fat instead of carbohydrates for energy. When you consume a low-carb diet, your body is so depleted of carbs that your liver turns stored fat into fuel that your body can use for energy. Wondering what the diet entails? Let’s go!

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The Foods to Avoid

The Foods to Avoid

Try to avoid these foods while on a ketogenic diet: sugary treats such as cake, ice cream, candy, and cookies; cereal; pasta; rice; all fruit aside from small amounts of berries; high-sugar condiments; root vegetables; alcohol; and sugar-free or diet foods.

Watch:A Sample Ketogenic Diet Meal Plan

Is This the Key to Ultimate Hydration?

See how electrolytes work in your body.

Is This the Key to Ultimate Hydration?

Whether you're trying to stay hydrated for your workout routine or rehabilitation, recovery and hydration is so important to keeping your body performing like it should. So how do you make sure that happens? You need electrolytes — the minerals that give electrical power to your body. What the video below to see how they get to work inside your body and how you seamlessly add them to your day.

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