Tag Archives: ketoacidosis

What Causes Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)

Diabetic ketoacidosis.  Diabetics everywhere know this term, . . . I hope.  What is diabetic ketoacidosis?  How is it different than ketosis? I’ll start by explaining ketosis, and try to keep the sciencey (Yes it’s a word.  It’s MY word.) … Continue reading

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Dehydration and Diabetes

Do you know that dehydration and diabetes go hand in hand?  Did you know that if you have diabetes and a high blood sugar, it can cause dehydration, which causes a high blood sugar AND temporary insulin resistance, causing an … Continue reading

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More Paleo and Ketosis for Diabetes Observations

I haven’t been working out for about a month now, as I was trying to ease into a ketosis lifestyle.  I stopped my workouts because I was already stressing my body with the ketosis.  In the past when I tried … Continue reading

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Paleo and Ketosis for a Type 1 Diabetic

Ketosis and diabetes are 2 words that instill fear in the hearts of most diabetics.  It used to instill fear into me as well, until I started reading about paleo and primal living, and how ketosis doesn’t always mean you’re … Continue reading

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