Ample Blog — Fat

How to do keto right, and avoid mistakes during ketoadaptation with Cathy Saenz, PhD, RD

I was excited to interview Dr. Cathy Saenz, PhD, RD. Cathy is one of the very few people in the keto space with experience as a researcher and clinician, for athletes, those with chronic disease, and anyone in between. She worked with Dr. Jeff Volek on the FASTER study, the Cleveland Indians, and speaks regularly at conferences.

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MCT Oil Vs. Coconut Oil: Which Is Best For You?

Medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs) and coconut oil often get used interchangeably in the nutrition world. They’re both types of oil that come from coconuts, but MCTs are a purified, concentrated type of coconut oil.

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What Is Keto And Why Are People Doing It?

You may already be familiar with the ketogenic diet. Keto has been making a big splash in the nutrition world, and we get asked all the time what we think about it.

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Is Saturated Fat Good or Bad for You?

Talking about saturated fat is tough, largely because it’s such a polarizing issue. Depending on what you read, saturated fat is depicted as the ugly, heart-disease-causing stepchild of the fatty acid world, or it’s shown as the prodigal son that should be hailed with impunity.

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Why Ample Is So Rich In Fat

Ample has four different fats in it:
Macadamia nut oil, coconut oil, chia seed oil, and sunflower lecithin
I get a lot of questions about the fats in Ample.

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