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The 4 Ketosis Symptoms You Should Be Looking For

Ketosis is the condition in which your body begins burning fat instead of carbs for its energy source. The benefits of ketosis range widely, but some of the best include: fat loss increased endurance less cravings shredded physique neurological optimization But how do you know when you’re in ketosis? Are there symptoms that you’re in ketosis? Is there a way to “feel” like you’re in ketosis? Obviously the best way to see if you’re in ketosis is to test you breath, blood, or urine. However, we’ve constructed the following list to help you detect the signs that you’ve transitioned into ketosis and turned your body into a fat burning machine! If you’ve been on the Ketogenic Diet for at least a week, run through this list of ketosis symptoms, and see if they fit what you’re experiencing! 1. Ketosis Breath A popular report from many low-carb and keto dieters is that their breath is less than desirable. The smell has been compared to fingernail polish remover, which is believed to come from the presence of acetone. Acetone is, of course, a ketone body, and is also found in many brands of nail-polish remover. 2. Keto Flu After a life full of ingesting large portions of Continue reading >>

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  1. Dark_Ansem

    I'm not sure I fully understand the relationship between Testosterone and ketosis. I know the basics, such as that a keto diet is also supposed to be testo-boosting, but I wonder if there is more to that.
    Amongst other things, I wonder if higher testosterone means more efficient ketosis and fat-adaptation. Or if higher testosterone means more muscle-sparing metabolism while during keto.

  2. Ultrasonic

    All I can find from a very quick Google are links suggesting ketogenic diets are likely to REDUCE testosterone levels.
    Are you able to post a link to a study showing that free testosterone is increased on a ketogenic diet?

  3. Dark_Ansem

    To be fair, however, I assume a lot of it depends on which fats and foods you eat during a keto diet.

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