Why Raspberry Ketones?

Proponents of Raspberry Ketones as a weight-loss aid base their claims on the compound’s ability to increase circulating levels of adiponectin, a hormone secreted from adipose tissue that plays a key role in carbohydrate and fat oxidation that also may exert anti-inflammatory, antifibrotic, and antiatherogenic effects. In humans, low circulating levels of adiponectin are linked… Continue reading Why Raspberry Ketones?

Boost your metabolism

Raspberry Ketones give your body a greater amount of bio-available ketone bodies. Ketone bodies, or ketones for short, are the metabolic end products of our body's fatty acid metabolism. The liver breaks down fatty acids in our body as a way to provide us with energy when blood-glucose levels are low. Ketones are the by-products… Continue reading Boost your metabolism

Deeper look

A raspberry contains 200 molecules that contribute to its distinct raspberry flavor. One of those, raspberry ketone, was singled out by food manufacturers decades ago for its potent smell. Berry-flavored candy, soaps and candles made today likely use raspberry ketone. More recently, the raspberry ketone garnered public attention again, but this time as a purported… Continue reading Deeper look