Can ketogenic low-sugar diets fight cancer? “Reassuring care”
A ketogenic low-carbohydrate diet is a diet containing high-fat, low-sugar, and appropriate protein. It uses cells that do not consume sugar and burn fat to produce ketone bodies.
However, The main function of sugar is to provide body heat, when the body’s sugar is sufficient, Protein can be used to repair and build body tissues. If there is not enough sugar, part of the protein will be used as an energy source. If it is not enough, it will turn fat into heat. During the conversion process, ketone will be produced, resulting in weight loss. Too many ketone bodies may cause ketoacidosis. This condition is particularly common in diabetic patients. Common symptoms of ketoacidosis are burnout, weakness, sleepiness, nausea, vomiting, and decreased response. , rapid heartbeat, dehydration, etc., serious or even coma or death, can not be careless.
And long-term low-sugar, high-protein and high-fat diets cause the body to produce ketones that also cause some side effects, including hypoglycemia, increased blood lipids, muscle loss, osteoporosis, constipation, kidney stones, fatigue, cardiovascular disease, etc. At the same time, because of high fat content, if used frequently, may be due to excessive fat content Causes abdominal pain or diarrhea.
What are the foods containing sugar? Contains whole roots, vegetables, fruits and dairy products that contain sugar, which is essential for daily life. In terms of nutritional balance, these foods contain nutrients that are indispensable to our body and must be ingested! However, the refined sugars can be reduced.
Back to the ketogenic diet, The current diet is mainly used to treat epilepsy because it produces The ketone body helps to stabilize the neurotransmitters, but this method must be monitored by a professional medical team and assisted by a clinical dietitian. Is the cancer patient suitable? Our recommendation is: ketogenic low-sugar diet can As adjunctive therapy to regulate the metabolism of the human body, the current research is based on animal experiments, and there is no large-scale study of Zuo Zheng can be regarded as a single treatment for cancer, so cancer patients are not recommended to try! Choose Unrefined staple food with enough protein and proper amount of good oil is more suitable!
Reference data: Anti-cancer self-healing effect diet 8 classes Wang Limin dietitian
Editing and finishing: Wu Siwei dietitian
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