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High Cholesterol Levels Drop Naturally In Children on High-Fat Anti-Seizure Diet - 08/26/2008

High Cholesterol Levels Drop Naturally In Children on High-Fat Anti-Seizure Diet

Release Date: August 26, 2008

Elevated cholesterol levels return to normal or near normal levels over time in four out of 10 children with uncontrollable epilepsy treated with the high-fat ketogenic diet, according to results of a Johns Hopkins Children’s Center study reported in the Journal of Child Neurology. The study appears online ahead of print.

For more information; http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/newsDetail.aspx?id=5232

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