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Fight Cancer with a Ketogenic Diet: Using a Low-Carb, Fat-Burning Diet as Metabolic Therapy
The ketogenic diet is a natural, nontoxic metabolic therapy being studied and utilized for cancer prevention and treatment. It works because cancer cells are dependent upon a constant supply of blood sugar (glucose) to stay alive. Normal cells can make energy from both glucose and ketones (metabolic by-products of burning fat), but most cancer cells can only use glucose. ...more
Paperback, 172 pages
Published January 17th 2017 by Ellen Davis
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Interesting take on fighting cancer. I find the book to have valuable insight into food and nutrition. You would need an app to track accurately as to get the fat to carb ratio down it tricky. I do not have cancer, but I decided to give it a try to help someone close to me get through it. It is worth the read for sure.