Fri, 03/24/2017
Dr. Eric Kossoff of Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore, Maryland, shares why he mentions the ketogenic diet early to families and how input from parents has shaped his medical practice.  Listening to parents…has led to so much amazing...
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Tue, 03/21/2017
The American Association on Health and Disability’s Frederick J. Krause Scholarship on Health and Disability is currently accepting applications. The scholarship honors Frederick J. Krause, a lifelong advocate for those with disabilities who passed...
Tue, 03/21/2017
What is Epilepsy? Seizures: abnormal electrical firing from the brain Epilepsy: recurrent seizures Approximately 1-2% of children are diagnosed with epilepsy What is Autism Spectrum Disorders? Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD): developmental...
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Tue, 03/21/2017
Parents Seeking Answers Lead the Charge One of the great fears of parents of young children with severe forms of epilepsy is the constant specter of premature death. Support and family groups for severe childhood onset epilepsies, such as those due...
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Mon, 03/20/2017
As any parent could tell you, initiating a child onto the ketogenic diet is not an easy task to undertake. Children are typically admitted for 3 or 4 days, sometimes starting with a fasting period, and their bodies change from burning carbohydrates...

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