Atkins diet for epilepsy: foods, diet program, and benefits. Why the Atkins diet helps reduce epilepsy seizures.

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Atkins Diet / Low Carbs Diet For Epilepsy

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Overall, there’s no real objection from medical and nutritional experts about following the Modified Atkins diet for epilepsy. Accordingly, there’s a common agreement about it, especially that there are lot of scientific and medical evidences that prove that this diet is quite effective.  Furthermore, similar types of diet that focus on reducing carbs

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- Park, E. G., Lee, J., & Lee, J. (2018). Use of the Modified Atkins Diet in Intractable Pediatric Epilepsy. Journal of Epilepsy Research,8(1), 20-26. doi:10.14581/jer.18004

- Shao, L., Rho, J. M., & Stafstrom, C. E. (2018). Glycolytic inhibition: A novel approach toward controlling neuronal excitability and seizures. Epilepsia Open,3(S2), 191-197. doi:10.1002/epi4.12251

- Vaccarezza, M. M., Toma, M. V., Ramos Guevara, J. D., Diez, C. G., & Agosta, G. E. (2014). Treatment of refractory epilepsy with the modified Atkins diet. Archivos argentinos de pediatria, 112(4), 348–351. https://doi.org/10.5546/aap.2014.348

- Zare, M., Okhovat, A., Esmailzadeh, A., Mehvari, J., Najafi, M., & Saadatnia, M. (2017). Modified Atkins diet in adult with refractory epilepsy: A controlled randomized clinical trial. Iranian Journal of Neurology,16(2), 72-77.

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