Fri, 04/15/2011
SUDEP is a tragic condition that is especially challenging for research investigation due to several reasons. Although the phenomenon had been mentioned in the medical literature 150 years ago, research publications on SUDEP did not increase until a...
Tue, 03/15/2011
Since its introduction in 1921, the ketogenic diet has been used for children with difficult-to-control seizures. Why not adults? In perhaps the very first published article about the ketogenic diet, written by Dr. Rawle Geyelin in 1921, ketosis was...
Sat, 01/15/2011
A landmark study regarding sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine this week. The investigators Dr. Matti Sillanpää of University of Turku, Finland and Dr. Shlomo Shinnar of Albert Einstein College...
Sat, 01/15/2011
Welcome to 2011! As we look forward to an incredible year of continued ketogenic diet research, it's time for my annual look back on studies in the past year that impacted the ketogenic diet community. As usual, it was a great year with...
Wed, 12/15/2010
For many years since I've been starting and managing children on the ketogenic diet, questions like this have come up by parents. What happens years later if my child's cholesterol is high right now? Will they go back to eating normal foods or...

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