Ketogenic diet also benefits Dravet syndrome High fat diet that’s effective in epilepsy also effective for hyperactive

by MDLinx
Nabbout R et al. – ketogenic diet (KD) was beneficial on behavior disturbances including hyperactivity. This effect was reported in all responders and in a few nonresponders. KD might have a double effect, on seizure control and on hyperactivity and behavior disturbances in patients with Dravet syndrome(DS).
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Health Impact News Editor Comments:
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