Sun, 04/15/2012
After the successes of the first two meetings in Phoenix (2008) and Edinburgh (2010), this September 19-22 will see the third international symposium on dietary therapies. Again the meeting will cross the Atlantic and this time will be back in the...
Fri, 03/30/2012
In November 2011, Dr. Helen Cross and I had the great pleasure of visiting India to lecture but also learn from Dr. Janak Nathan about how he has been able to modify the ketogenic diet culturally to be effective in India. This country...
Thu, 03/15/2012
In the February 2012 issue of the Journal, Epilepsia, there are two studies that address the risk factors of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). In the first study, Drs. Hesdorffer and colleagues representing the ILAE Commission on...
Fri, 01/13/2012
As in prior years, our January edition of Keto News is devoted to a recap of research from the prior year. In this case, I share my personal top 10 list from 2011, a year which continued to demonstrate that new ideas for providing and maintaining...
Fri, 11/11/2011
Since its introduction in 1921, the ketogenic diet has been used primarily for children with difficult-to-control seizures, often with drops and tonic seizures, and with a generalized epilepsy on EEG. This is essentially what is seen in the...

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