The Power of Eating More Protein with Dr. Don Layman

07.12.2021 - By Fast Keto with Ketogenic Girl

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Hi friends! Dr. Don Layman is BACK! This episode is all about the power of eating more protein than the Reference Daily Intake (RDI), why and how the RDA (now called RDI) was originally set as low as it is, how much protein is optimal for each person to eat, what muscle protein synthesis is, and MUCH MORE! Dr. Donald Layman is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Dr. Layman has been a leader in research about protein, nutrition for athletic performance, obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular health. Dr. Layman has over 100 peer-reviewed publications. He has received numerous awards for his research from the American Society for Nutrition and the National Institutes for Health and for his nutrition teaching. Dr. Layman currently serves as Associate Editor of the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior and on the editorial boards of Nutrition & Metabolism, and Nutrition Research and Practice. Dr. Layman has an extensive consulting background including work with NASA, the Shriners Children’s Hospital, the US Air Force plus numerous food companies and organizations including Kraft Foods, Nestlé, Agropur and the National Dairy Council. Dr. Layman earned his doctorate in human nutrition and biochemistry at the University of Minnesota.  Try the Higher Protein Keto Meal Plans & Coaching: https://www.ketogenicgirl.com Special thank you to Fast Keto sponsors: BiOptimizers Blood Sugar Breakthrough: www.bloodsugarbreakthrough.com/fastketo or use the code "FASTKETO" to save 10% on your order! You have a 365 day money back guarantee if you are not 100% satisfied! Try it for yourself at www.bloodsugarbreakthrough.com/fastketo or use the code "FASTKETO" to save 10% on your order! - This episode is brought to you by Butcher Box! Wow, do I have an outstanding offer for you. Butcherbox is offering new members FREE lobster tails and ribeye steaks in your first box, so you can celebrate summer to the fullest! This limited time offer will be available for new members when you sign up at butcherbox.com/FASTKETO.That’s 2 five-ounce lobster tails and 2 ten-ounce ribeye steaks all FREE in your first box when you go to butcherbox.com/FASTKETO - Prior to beginning a ketogenic diet you should undergo a health screening with your physician to confirm that a ketogenic diet is suitable for you and to rule out any conditions and contraindications that may pose risks or are incompatible with a ketogenic diet, including by way of example: conditions affecting the kidneys, liver or pancreas; muscular dystrophy; pregnancy; breast-feeding; being underweight; eating disorders; any health condition that requires a special diet [other conditions or contraindications]; hypoglycemia; or type 1 diabetes. A ketogenic diet may or may not be appropriate if you have type 2 diabetes, so you must consult with your physician if you have this condition. Anyone under the age of 18 should consult with their physician and their parents or legal guardian before beginning such a diet. Use of Ketogenic Girl videos are subject to the Ketogenicgirl.com Terms of Use and Medical Disclaimer. All rights reserved. If you do not agree with these terms, do not listen to, or view any Ketogenic Girl podcasts or videos.

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