A 34-year-old female asked:
If i drank only water will i go into ketosis for 10 days?
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Family Medicine 38 years experience
Ketosis: Yes you can. I would not recommend drinking only water for 10 days. That would be extremely unhealthy. Your body needs some calories each day so i can't think of any reason to drink only water even for one day.
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