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Ketones - Type 1 Diabetes - About.com
Apr 13, 2012 ... Definition: Ketones are the by-product of using body fat for energy instead of glucose from the foods eaten. Glucose is the fuel normally used to ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/glossaryofdiabetesterms/g/Ketones.htm
Meters That Measure Blood Sugar and Ketones - Type 1 Diabetes
Jun 19, 2014 ... Some blood sugar meters also test for blood ketones. It is particularly important to test for ketones during periods of illness. Learn which meters ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/technologyandequipment/a/Blood-Sugar-And-Ketone-Meters.htm
Ketone Testing as Part of Your Diabetes Management Plan
Jun 26, 2014 ... Ketone testing should be part of your diabetes management plan. Unfortunately, many people with type 1 diabetes do not check for ketones as ...
http://type1diabetes.about.com/od/managingtype1diabetes/a/ketone_testing.htm
Definition of Ketones in Low Carb Diets - About.com
May 21, 2014 ... There are two ways to look at ketones. Here, we are concerned with certain ketones (also called ketone bodies) in the human body, but for the ...
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/od/glossary/g/Ketones-Definition.htm
Raspberry Ketones for Weight Loss - Health Benefits
May 29, 2014 ... What are raspberry ketones? What are the benefits of raspberry ketones? Get the lowdown on this supplement, which is said to speed up ...
http://altmedicine.about.com/od/weight_Loss/a/Raspberry-Ketones-Weight-Loss.htm
Ketones and Diabetes - Definition of Ketones - Type 2 Diabetes
Jan 7, 2008 ... Ketones are organic compounds that result when body fat is broken down for energy. Glucose is usually used by cells for energy. But, when ...
http://diabetes.about.com/od/glossaryofterms/g/ketones.htm
How to Test Your Blood for Ketones at Home - Low Carb Diets
May 14, 2014 ... If part of the goal of your diet is to be in ketosis, you may wonder if you should measure the ketones your body is producing. (I go into some of ...
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/od/KetogenicDiets/a/How-To-Test-Blood-For-Ketones.htm
Ketone Definition - Chemistry - About.com
Jun 13, 2014 ... IUPAC ketone functional group names contain "oxo" or "keto". Ketones are named by changing the -e on the end of the parent alkane name to ...
http://chemistry.about.com/od/chemistryglossary/g/Ketone-Definition.htm
What Is a Ketogenic Diet? (Basics and Getting Started)
Jul 6, 2014 ... Information about ketogenic diets, advantages and disadvantages, pros and cons of testing ketones, and what people eat on ketogenic diets.
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/od/KetogenicDiets/a/What-Is-A-Ketogenic-Diet.htm
What Is Ketosis and Is It Dangerous? - Low Carb Diets - About.com
Aug 4, 2014 ... Ketones (also called ketone bodies) are molecules generated during fat metabolism, whether from the fat in the guacamole you just ate or fat ...
http://lowcarbdiets.about.com/od/faq/f/whatisketosis.htm
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