endocrinology
Type 1 diabetes

Ketogenic breakfast powers endurance cyclist with T1D


A very-low-carbohydrate, ketogenic diet has proved to be a “viable nutritional strategy” for an endurance cyclist with type 1 diabetes. The case study, reported in Diabetic Medicine, showed a diet heavy in bacon, eggs and dairy sustained a 37-year-old Australian man on a 4,000 km cycle over 20 days. His adventure was notable for “remarkable ...

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