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High-Fat Diets Effectively Treat Absence Epilepsy - 07/26/2010

High-Fat Diets Effectively Treat Absence Epilepsy

Release Date: July 26, 2010

Two high-fat diets — the classic ketogenic and a modified version of the Atkins — can reduce and, in some cases, completely eliminate seizures in children with a common seizure disorder known as absence epilepsy, say researchers from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

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http://www.hopkinschildrens.org/High-Fat-Diets-Effectively-Treat-Absence-Epilepsy.aspx

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