Ask a specialist: Keto Diet

Ask a specialist: Keto Diet

July 22, 2019 0 By William Morgan


CELEBRITIES, ATHLETES, WRITERS, BLOGGERS – SO MANY FOLKS ARE RAVING ABOUT THE KETOGENIC DIET. THERE ARE EVEN COOKBOOKS AND WEBSITES DEVOTED TO IT. BUT COULD THE KETOGENIC DIET HELP YOU LOSE WEIGHT? AND IS IT GOOD FOR EVERYONE? THIS MORNING ON ASK A SPECIALIST CEDRIC LORENZO – MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM… ROSS: 1Q. WHAT IS A KETOGENIC DIET? 1A. DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM KETOGENIC DIET VERY LOW CARBS MODERATE PROTEIN HIGHER FAT METABOLIC STATE OF KETOSIS FAT RATHER THAN SUGAR SUPPLIES ENERGY RESULTS IN WEIGHT LOSS ROSS: 2Q. I SEE YOU BROUGHT A PLATE OF FOOD. WHAT DO WE HAVE HERE? 2A. DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM HE WILL SHOW ITEMS ON THE PLATE AND EXPLAIN WHY THEY ARE PART OF THE KETOGENIC DIET. ROSS: 3Q: IS THIS A NEW FAD AND CAN EVERYONE TRY THIS? 3A. DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM HE WILL SHOW ITEMS ON THE PLATE AND EXPLAIN WHY THEY ARE PART OF THE KETOGENIC DIET. ROSS: 3Q: IS THIS A NEW FAD AND CAN EVERYONE TRY THIS? 3A. DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE 3A. DR. CEDRIC LORENZO, MEDICAL DIRECTOR OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM IS KETO A FAD? ORIGINALLY USED TO CONTROL SEIZURES W/EPILEPSY NOW POPULAR FOR WEIGHT LOSS, BLOOD SUGAR CONTROL MANY THINGS MARKETED AS KETO; SURVIVED BEING A FAD NOT FOR EVERYONE MEDICAL SUPERVISION RECOMMENDED ROSS: TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THE KETOGENIC DIET – DON’T MISS OUT ON THE QUEEN’S FREE SPEAKING HEALTH LECTURE – CALLED “THE KETOGENIC DIET: FACT OR FAD?” DOCTOR LORENZO’S COLLEAGUE – DOCTOR ROBERT EAGER OF THE QUEEN’S COMPREHENSIVE WEIGHT MANAGEMENT PROGRAM – WILL TALK ABOUT THE CONSIDER THE DIET – PLUS TIPS FOR MAINTAINING A HEALTHY WEIGHT. YOU CATCH IT THIS WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23RD, FROM 5:30 – 7 PM AT THE QUEEN’S MEDICAL CENTER – PUNCHBOWL. TO REGISTER – CALL 691-7117 – OR GO TO QUEENS.ORG AND CLICK “ATTEND A CLASS.” KRIS: KELLY’S GOT AN IN-DEPTH LOOK AT OUR ISLAND WEATHER FORECAST….