Fri, 01/15/2010
Happy New Year 2010 and welcome to our annual Top 10 list of my personal most exciting articles related to the clinical use of the ketogenic diet in the past year. The year 2009 was a good one for the ketogenic diet and several key articles have...
Sun, 11/15/2009
When faced with a seizure that is going on for prolonged periods, neurologists are forced to often consider intravenous medications to break what is called “status epilepticus”. This terrifying but infrequent situation can occur to almost any...
Tue, 09/15/2009
Perhaps nothing is more upsetting to parents or frustrating for neurologists and dietitians than a child who is doing spectacularly well on the ketogenic diet, and then begins to lose seizure control. There may be a simple answer, such as a...
Sat, 08/15/2009
Although the ketogenic and modified Atkins diets can be very helpful in the treatment of epilepsy, similar to any medically approved therapy, there are real side effects. Fortunately, these side effects tend to be reversible and treatable without...
Wed, 07/15/2009
Most parents and neurologists consider the ketogenic diet as only including heavy whipping cream, mayonnaise, butter, and oils. For most children receiving this therapy, they are correct. In order to create a solid food diet in which 90% of the...

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