Episode 152

Managing Type 1 Diabetes with a Ketogenic Diet

EP152: Managing Type 1 Diabetes with a Ketogenic Diet


A life-long diabetic shares the information traditional doctors may not tell you.


After being diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes at age 9, Michael Griffith has had to consider his blood sugar levels at every step of his life. Managing his diabetes during severe weight drops for high school wrestling sparked his interest in the biomechanics behind his condition. He received his Masters of Science from University of Kansas Medical Center and has dedicated his life to helping athletes cure chronic injuries when traditional medicine has been ineffective. He has written articles for Men’s Fitness, Diabetes Forecast and contributed to the Complete Idiot’s Guide to Core Conditioning.

If you like this podcast subscribe & review it on iTunes | Stitcher.


Key Takeaways:

[5:24] Michael was diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes in the third grade.

[15:05] How alcohol causes hyperglycemic reactions.

[17:17] Ketoacidosis is not ketosis.

[22:05] How Michael controlled his Type 1 Diabetes with a ketogenic diet.

[27:05] Doctors are still giving the wrong information to parents about sugars.

[33:56] Michael’s typical daily menu and his advice for diabetics.


Sponsors:


Mentioned in This Episode:

Click here for a full transcript of the podcast

Posted by Drew

July 17, 2018 in Podcasts

Related Podcasts

Bucking the System Because the System is Misinformed

Episode 156

Today we are joined by Cassie Bjork. She is a…

listen to the podcast

How a Real-Life Superhero Stays Photo Shoot Ready

Episode 155

If you are wondering how a mere mortal stays…

listen to the podcast

EverlyWell Empowers Everyone to Take Control of Their Health

Episode 154

Today we are joined by my friend, Julia Cheek.…

listen to the podcast

Stay Strong! Defend Yourself Against Sexual Abuse

Episode 153

On today’s Podcast, we are joined by Miyo…

listen to the podcast

Comments

  1. A lot of thanks for your whole effort on this web page. Betty loves participating in internet research and it is easy to see
    why. All of us hear all regarding the lively tactic you offer
    advantageous tips and hints by means of the web site and as well as welcome contribution from other individuals on that theme then our own child is without
    a doubt becoming educated a whole lot. Take pleasure in the remaining
    portion of the year. You’re the one carrying out a really good job. http://www.mohaaaa.co.uk/AAAAMOHAA/content/muscle-building-workout-optimize-good-tone-muscles-building-workout-schedule

  2. Awesome job once again! Thumbs up:) http://consultpapers.com/3-simple-steps-to-lose-weight

Leave a comment