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Keto diet / No carbs For Cancer

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Keto diet / No carbs For Cancer

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Keto Diet / No Carbs For Cancer

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Many researches have been done on the keto diet for cancer, and results were quite promising so far. However, much more research is still required before being able to confirm that this diet can help in curing cancer or help in controlling it, especially that there’s lot of uncertainty about it still.  On one end, we have medical doctors and scientists that

Views in favor

Dr. Eugene Fine, from the “Albert Einstein College of Medicine”,

Dr. Eugene Fine - Consequences of Ketogenic Diets in Cancer – from RECHARGE to Biomarkers

Views against

Currently, no cancer health organizations, including AICR (American

Ketogenic Diet and Cancer Treatment, What Patients Should Know - American Institute for Cancer Research

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- Weber, D., Aminazdeh-Gohari, S., & Kofler, B. (2018). Ketogenic diet in cancer therapy. Impact Journal: Aging,10(2), 164-165.

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- Zhou, W., Mukherjee, P., Kiebish, M., Markis, W., Mantis, J., & Seyfried, T. (2007). The calorically restricted ketogenic diet, an effective alternative therapy for malignant brain cancer. Nutrition & Metabolism,4(5).

- Schwartz, K., Chang, H. T., Nikolai, M., Pernicone, J., Rhee, S., Olson, K., . . . Noel, M. (2015). Treatment of glioma patients with ketogenic diets: Report of two cases treated with an IRB-approved energy-restricted ketogenic diet protocol and review of the literature. Cancer & Metabolism,3(1). doi:10.1186/s40170-015-0129-1

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