Is ketosis and carbohydrate restriction a viable diet for brain cancer?

The idea that a ketogenic diet might have utility in the treatment of cancer is becoming increasing popular. A ketogenic diet, for those unfamiliar, is a diet which is low enough in insulin stimulating macronutrients (I.E. carbohydrates and protein) to lead to he production of “ketone bodies”, specifically 3-hydroxybutyrate, acetoacetate, and acetone. Continue reading