NextGen Keto Weight Loss Higher levels of nitrogen excretion during protein metabolism on a ketogenic diet could cause kidney damage, especially among people with renal conditions or those who have had a kidney transplant. LDL changes include a potential increase in particle number, size or both. When comparing a ketogenic diet to a calorie-restricted diet following the AMDR, greater improvements were seen in weight loss, waist circumference and HbA1c in the ketogenic group. These findings could serve as guidance for trainers and athletes who consider achieving their dietary goals based on the ketogenic diet. As an example of what a day in the life of the ketogenic diet may look like, here is a sample meal plan that Jalali shares with her patients.