Ketogenic Diet for Epilepsy: A Dietitian’s Passion; A Child’s Future

Ketogenic Diet for Epilepsy: A Dietitian’s Passion; A Child’s Future

My name is Robin Blackford and I’m a ketogenic dietitian at Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. The ketogenic diet is a high fat low carbohydrate diet and it is used mainly for the management of intractable seizures, epilepsy. At this time, we have around 175 patients. It might be that they […]

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The 4:1 Classic Ketogenic Diet (Epilepsy/seizure control)

hi Cara from Health Home and Happiness here we’re talking about different versions of the ketogenic diet and the first one that I’m going to touch on is the 4:1 and this is also called the classic ketogenic diet it is most often if your doctor prescribes the ketogenic diet for seizure control and you’re […]

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Modified Atkins Version of Keto for Seizure Control – More Accepted by Medical Professionals

Modified Atkins Version of Keto for Seizure Control – More Accepted by Medical Professionals

we’re looking at different versions of the ketogenic diet today and right now we’re going to talk about the modified Atkins diet and this is something that’s kind of coming up in the medical literature as we are looking at the ketogenic diet for seizure control and stain and ketosis and where the classic 4:1 […]

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