Wed, 09/15/2010
For all child neurologists, dietitians, scientists, and parents interested in the ketogenic diet, this October will be the second (ever) international symposium on Dietary Therapies to be held. Following up on the success of the first...
Thu, 07/15/2010
In the November 2008 edition of Keto News, information regarding the use of the ketogenic diet as a first-line therapy was discussed. The condition for which this novel concept was first proposed was infantile spasms. Perhaps no more frightening to...
Thu, 04/15/2010
On Sunday March 28th, 2010, I had the pleasure to attend and speak at a conference held at the stunning Palais Royale on the shores of Lake Ontario in Toronto. This meeting was sponsored by the Epilepsy Cure Initiative and Nutricia, Inc. in order to...
Mon, 03/15/2010
There are many potential reasons for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP). One very simple cause is an electrical abnormality in the heart. Like the abnormal brain waves that occur during seizures, an irregular heart beat (arrhythmia) may...
Mon, 03/15/2010
As has been increasingly the case, the American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting continues to be the event each year in which new scientific information regarding the use of dietary treatments in epilepsy is made available. Regularly scheduled “keto...

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