Keto Mushroom Risotto
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the potential benefits of a keto diet beyond weight loss?
Some potential benefits of a keto diet include improved insulin sensitivity, reduced inflammation, increased energy, and potential support for certain neurological conditions.
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.
How does the keto diet affect cholesterol levels?
For many people, the keto diet can improve cholesterol profiles by increasing HDL ('good') cholesterol and decreasing triglycerides. However, individual responses may vary.
Can I have yogurt on a keto diet?
Plain, full-fat Greek yogurt in moderation can be included in a keto diet. Be sure to check the carb content and choose unsweetened varieties.
Can I have coffee or tea on a keto diet?
Yes, black coffee and unsweetened tea are keto-friendly beverages. Be cautious with added sweeteners or high-carb creamers.