Keto Salmon Lox Plate
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I do a keto diet while pregnant or breastfeeding?
It's generally not recommended to follow a strict keto diet during pregnancy or breastfeeding. Consult a healthcare professional for guidance on nutritional needs.
Does the keto diet have any cognitive benefits?
Some studies suggest that the keto diet may have cognitive benefits, including improved focus and mental clarity, due to the brain's utilization of ketones as energy.
How can I handle cravings for carbs on a keto diet?
Cravings can be managed by consuming more fats and drinking water. You can also have keto-friendly snacks on hand to satisfy cravings without derailing your diet.
Can I have cured meats on a keto diet?
Cured meats like bacon, salami, and pepperoni can be enjoyed on a keto diet. Just be mindful of additives and sugars in some processed meats.
What is MCT oil and how is it used in a keto diet?
MCT oil is a type of fat that is easily converted into ketones. It's commonly used in keto coffee or added to meals for an extra source of quick energy.