How Long In Ketosis Before Weight Loss

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How Long Does It Take For The Ketosis Diet To Work?

When it comes to weight loss, everyone wants rapid results. A ketosis diet, better known as a ketogenic diet or low-carb diet, helps you lose weight by forcing your body to burn fat for energy instead of carbs, causing you to go into a state of ketosis. The rate of weight loss on a ketosis diet varies, and how long it takes to work depends on how much weight you need to lose, but you may be able to lose more than 12 pounds in a month. Video of the Day Your body's preferred source of fuel is glucose, which is derived from carbohydrates. When fasting, your body undergoes hormonal changes that stimulate the release of fat from your fat cells, where it is transported to the liver and made into ketones, which are then used for energy. The ketogenic diet is high in fat and protein and low in carbohydrates, which mimics fasting to produce ketones and the state of ketosis. How quickly you get into ketosis varies, but can happen in one to two days. When followed as advised, people on a ketogenic diet for weight loss lose weight and lose it quickly, according to dietitian Juliette Kellow. According to a 2008 study published in the "American Journal of Clinical Nutrition," men who followed a Continue reading >>

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  1. reCreate

    How fast do "you" lose weight on Keto?

    Just wondering how quick some of you can loose the pounds on keto.
    Started a week ago, and been losing about 1lb a day
    is thatabout right or could it be better ?

  2. Bonkies

    ur just losing water, you'll lose the same as any other deficit diet

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    Originally Posted by Bonkies
    ur just losing water, you'll lose the same as any other deficit diet

    Just losing water, why?

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