What is Ketosis and Ketoacidosis

what is Ketosis and Ketoacidosis - ketone test strips

When you have a diabetic in the family understanding what is Ketosis and Ketoacidosis are important. While the names may sound similar they are very different. Ketosis is often the intended result of a low carb diet and is quite popular as a means of accelerated weight loss. On the other hand, Ketoacidosis is a … Read more

Diabetic Ketoacidosis

I must admit I found the topic of Diabetic Ketoacidosis to be the scariest. I believe the biggest reason for this was my lack of understanding. I know it is a very serious and life-threatening complication of Type 1 Diabetes but I was totally unaware of how to prevent it. I must say learning the … Read more