Keto Sesame Egg Salad
Frequently Asked Questions
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.
How can I manage social gatherings while on a keto diet?
Plan ahead by eating a keto-friendly meal before attending, bring a dish to share that aligns with your diet, and focus on socializing rather than just the food.
What is the role of ketones in a keto diet?
Ketones are produced when the body breaks down fats for energy in the absence of sufficient carbs. They serve as an alternative fuel source, especially for the brain.
How do I prevent bad breath on a keto diet?
Some people experience temporary bad breath on keto due to increased acetone production. Drinking more water, chewing sugar-free gum, or using mouthwash can help.
How does the keto diet impact insulin levels?
The keto diet can lower insulin levels as it restricts carb intake. This can be beneficial for individuals with insulin resistance or diabetes.