What is alpha lipoic acid (ALA) and why should you care? ALA is a fatty acid produced in our cells and found in small amounts in certain foods. It helps turn nutrients into energy, protect our cells from damage, combat inflammation and prevent the processes of aging. As we age, the amount of ALA our bodies produce declines – so ensuring proper levels promotes health. Here are some of the benefits of ALA.
Spoiler alert! How ketones work is not how you think they work. Once you learn what ketones really do, you’ll realize you don’t have to force yourself to eat a heavy, high-fat, and, frankly, boring diet to harness their power.