In 1995 I worked with a teenager who had a large inoperable brain tumor that caused seizures. He was given just weeks to live but his tenacious mother pursued all possible treatments and was referred to me to start the ketogenic diet. Trimfit Plus Keto Reviews Not only did he stop having seizures, he became more alert and active, and was able to enjoy life for another year. His neurologist determined that the diet stopped his seizures and also slowed the rapid growth of his lethal brain tumor.
We have previously shown that overfeeding of carbohydrates increases DNL and IHTG . The primary substrate in the DNL pathway is citrate, which is produced by mitochondrial citrate synthase . Thus, an additional contributing mechanism by which KD decreases IHTG could be a decrease in DNL due to decreases in serum insulin concentrations and VCS.