Ketogenic Diet: A Treatment for Children and Others with Epilepsy

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This large print, extensively updated edition covers the many advances that have been made in understanding how the diet works, how it should be used, and its future role as a treatment for children with epilepsy. Included is a new section on how the Atkins diet and a modified ketogenic diet can be used as alternative nutritional therapies. This new edition also has an expanded section with recipes and sample meals developed by professional chefs.
 

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Contents

KETOGENIC DIET?
62
INITIATING THE KETOGENIC DIET
87
FINETUNING THE DIET THE KEY
114
SIDE EFFECTS OF THE KETOGENIC DIET
155
MAKING IT WORK AT HOME AND ON
164
GOING OFF THE DIET
184
CALCULATING THE KETOGENIC DIET
197
LIQUID FORMULAS AND TUBE
230
THE FUTURE ROLE OF THE KETOGENIC
325
SECTION VII APPENDIX
335
APPENDICES
345
JOHNS HOPKINS KETOGENIC DIET
354
ATKINS CARBOHYDRATE GRAM COUNTER
372
USEFUL WEBSITE
380
INTERNATIONAL CENTERS
388
Back Cover Material
417

THE MCT DIET
245
KETOGENIC DIET
263

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