In defense of protein in your keto diet and bone broth fast benefits

When participating in a ketogenic diet it is always important to understand your priorities. If your goals are to produce therapeutic levels of ketones to manage a neurological disease such as epilepsy and parkinsons, a 4:1 classical keto of 4g fat for every 1g combination of protein and carbs. This type of ketogenic approach relies…

Keto Lemon Poppy Seed Mini Muffins

FOOD AS MEDICINE Citrus is a rich source of bioflavanoids which can promote detoxification and fight against cancer. The nobiletin found in citrus peels and ascorbic acid (vitamin C) are compounds that have antiangiogenic properties virtually starving off the fuel source of tumors at the level of the vessel. The vitamin C found in lemon plays…

Keto White Chocolate Lavender Candy Hearts

Keto White Chocolate Lavender Candy Hearts FOOD AS MEDICINE:  These melt-in-your mouth candy hearts are an adorable treat that won’t break the carb bank or kick you out of keto! The use of lavender and CBD oil makes these a bite of pure bliss. Lavender has antimicrobial and anti-inflammatory properties and may also be helpful in treating…

Slow Cooker Keto Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo

Slow Cooker Keto Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo FOOD AS MEDICINE This gumbo uses arrowroot to replace four in a traditional roux, which adds thickness without the inflammatory effects of gluten. While making this in a slow cooker might break some of the traditional rules of gumbo, it makes for a hearty winter meal that is ready…