The Gish Gallop as applied to LCHF & ketogenic states

For those unfamiliar with the term Gish Gallop it is a rhetorical technique, named after an American creationist, Duane Gish, who employed it. It’s a term for when you throw out copious amounts of half-truths and baseless claims in rapid succession, knowing your...

Obesity is a disease of fat storage, the role of insulin

Obesity is a disease of fat storage and reduced fat utilsation. Understanding this concept can lead you to successful weight loss. How many people try and lose weight and fail? Of course there are many reasons for this but one is that insulin locks up body fat. When...

How do I become Ketogenic? We can help.

The best way to achieve a long term sustainable ketosis is to generate your own ketones in your liver. You cannot be ketogenic by just taking ketone supplements without restricting carbohydrates to less than 20 grams a day. There is no reliable research to support the...

Sugar – The Root of All Evil?

Insulin Resistance occurs when more and more insulin is required to maintain a “normal’ blood sugar. This occurs with a high carbohydrate diet, a diet containing very high amounts of sugar, cereals, refined flours, rice, fruit, grains, starchy vegetables...