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Seizures in Children: Ketogenic Diet

Registered dietician Lauren McNider explains the ketogenic diet, a high fat diet used to treat seizures in children. She indicates various benefits of the diet, including a reduction in reliance on anti-seizure medication. Additionally, she mentions some of the risks associated with this high fat, low carbohydrate diet in children. Ms. McNider also provides an overview of the history and development of the diet for seizure treatment.

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File Size: 7.98 MB      Time: 8:44 Min.

 Health Topics:
 »Healthy Lifestyles
 »Seizures and Epilepsy

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