Ketogenic diet

What is Ketogenic diet?

The ketogenic diet is a high-fat, adequate-protein, low-carbohydrate diet that in medicine is used primarily to treat difficult-to-control (refractory) epilepsy in children. The diet forces the body to burn fats rather than carbohydrates.

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Epilepsy can be controlled with following


1) 1 tea spoon coconut oil 3 times daily to drink
2) Pranayama
3) Lime juice+baking...

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Home remedies for epilepsy

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Good afternoon and thank you for your important questions about alternative remedies for...

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what should i eat to put my body into ketosis fast?

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Hello Walden,

Putting your body into ketosis is not safe unless you are being monitored carefully such...

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Can a ketogenic diet effect thr efficacy of the 100mg/night I take of seroquel for insomnia?

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It will not effect the efficacy of seroquel.

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Welcome to HCM.

In my opinion, ketogenic diet will not...

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