Ketogenic Dietary Therapies
Monday, 14 November 2016
This article is about the Ketogenic diet and how it works to treat epilepsy.
The Ketogenic diet is a medical dietary treatment for epilepsy and some metabolic disorders. It is prescribed by a physician, usually a neurologist. A suitably trained registered dietitian is required to be part of the medical team overseeing the therapy. The high fat, adequate protein, low carbohydrate diet can reduce seizures dramatically, and for some, stop them completely. Learn more here: