If you or your child has been diagnosed with any of the above illnesses or you have risk factors that may increase your chances of developing any of them, you may benefit from Ketogenic Diet therapy to improve your overall health. Consult with your physician or registered dietitian before modifying your diet.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Danine has more than 25 years' experience with medical nutrition therapy for children and adults with Epilepsy. She has been part of the ketogenic diet team with the Epilepsy and Brain Mapping Program at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, CA. The team received their training for ketogenic diet at John's Hopkins Hospital by Dr. John Freeman and Mrs. Millicent Kelly, RD, 1995. She has worked as a consultant for the UCLA Adult Neurology Department on Westwood campus. She is currently part of the ketogenic diet team for the Neurology Department at Kaiser Permanente. Danine has a private practice program helping children and adults through medical nutrition therapy. She became a member of the Ketogenic Diet Advisory Board in 2008 and is a private specialist for The Charlie Foundation. She co-authored a chapter in the How to Maintain and Support a Ketogenic Diet Program in the book Epilepsy and the Ketogenic Diet, published in 2004. She is active in the Ketogenic Diet community as a professional speaker.