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...
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...

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