Keto Cabbage Sauté
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the keto diet?
The keto diet, short for ketogenic diet, is a high-fat, low-carb eating plan that focuses on putting your body into a state of ketosis to burn fat for energy.
Can I eat nuts on a keto diet?
Nuts like almonds, walnuts, and macadamias are great sources of healthy fats and can be enjoyed in moderation on a keto diet. Be mindful of portion sizes due to their calorie content.
Is quinoa allowed on a keto diet?
Quinoa is relatively high in carbs, so it's not commonly included in a keto diet. Opt for lower-carb grains like cauliflower rice or shirataki noodles.
What is the 'fat-adapted' state on a keto diet?
Being fat-adapted means your body has fully transitioned to using fat as its primary source of energy. It can take several weeks for this metabolic shift to occur on a keto diet.
Is the keto diet suitable for everyone?
The keto diet may not be suitable for individuals with certain medical conditions, such as pancreatitis or liver disease. It's recommended to consult a healthcare professional before starting any new diet.