7 Healthy Benefits of Keto And Yoga
Mar 14, 2019
We at Konscious Keto, know how you feel; boundless energy, check. Plowing through creative or challenging tasks with ease, check. Noticing your clothes feeling a tad loose on you, check.
It's probably safe to say that you’re now fat-adapted and enjoying some of the most coveted benefits of sugar-free living on a ketogenic diet.
An elevated and balanced mood is a hallmark of the metabolic state of ketosis triggered when eating a low-carb, high-fat, ketogenic diet, and you may be living proof.
However, adding physical activity—especially if it adds a substantial spiritual component—is a fantastic way to take the tremendous benefits of a ketogenic diet to the next level.Read More
What Salt Should I Eat on a Keto Diet?
Mar 12, 2019
At Konscious Keto, we realize that too many of us have been trained to fear salt—just as much as we have been trained to fear fat.
We all know by now that fat is not the problem. So, could the same be said for salt?
Those who face a high risk of cardiovascular disease are often recommended by their doctors to drastically lower the sodium in their diet.
The American Heart Association (AHA) concurs with that recommendation, but for the whole population. They say you should only be consuming 2,300 mg, which is a little over half a teaspoon of salt per day.
Anti-Inflammatory Nutrition on a Keto Diet
Mar 10, 2019
While bursts of inflammation can help reduce the symptoms of some disorders, chronic states of inflammation can produce an opposite effect and contribute to illness or worsen the side effects of some pre-existing conditions.
The team here at Konscious Keto, are excited to tell you about other ways to minimize inflammation issues.
Some inflammation is caused by an injury, like a sprained ankle, but it can also derive from the food and beverages we consume—which is good news and bad news.
The bad news is the food you're eating may be contributing to your current levels of elevated inflammation.Read More
Tips for Finding Keto Friendly Protein Powder
Mar 08, 2019
In the carb-eating world, protein powders are big business. But in keto… things are a little bit different. Our team at Konscious Keto has some reliable information on how to include protein powders in your new lifestyle.
Rather than looking for a high-protein powder, you’re going to want to look for a lower protein, low-carb formula that meets your keto macros.
We’re not saying finding a keto friendly protein powder is hard, but we are saying there are a few things to look out for if you want to make the right impression.
Many companies are starting to make keto friendly protein powders without really putting in the time or effort.Read More
Keto vs. Paleo: What's the Difference?
Mar 06, 2019
You’ve likely heard it many times before: diets never work. At Konscious Keto we tend to agree on this to a point.
While it’s true that most fad diets end in complete failure (ever tried the grapefruit diet?!), two popular eating plans continue to gain attention—the paleo and ketogenic diets—because they show results.
On the surface, these diets seem somewhat similar. Most people will probably imagine a big plate of eggs, bacon, and butter when they think of both.
Both are low-carb and value high-quality fats.Read More