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Commenter Marie, Taking One For Her Dad With Cancer, Part 2

Not labeled as such, but here's Part 1: PhD Physical Chemist Commenter Marie is at it Again! Resistant Starch and Ketosis. Low Carb in Short Pants. There, we learn that while trying to keep her dad in ketosis for cancer therapy while upping his food choices to keep him in the game, she initially had difficulty.

Why? Well, resistant starch supplementation does improve fasting blood glucose. That's in the literature, and she duplicated it. It also blunts blood glucose spikes. That's in the literature—also: "lentil effect," "bean or legume effect," "second meal effect," etc.—too, but she was kinda only able to kinda duplicate that if V/0/LC and in ketosis.

Why? Here's probably why, in my view:

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I'm Richard Nikoley. Free The Animal began in 2003 and as of 2022, contains over 5,000 posts. I blog what I wish...from health, diet, and food to travel and lifestyle; to politics, social antagonism, expat-living location and time independent—while you sleep—income. I celebrate the audacity and hubris to live by your own exclusive authority and take your own chances. Read More
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