Items Tagged ‘ketogenic diet’

February 1, 2019

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights for February 1, 2019

By Emily Blahnik eblahnik

NBC News, Lowering blood pressure may help cut risk of early dementia, study finds by Shamard Charles, M.D. — Drastically lowering blood pressure may help protect memory and thinking skills later in life, researchers reported Monday — the first hopeful sign that it’s possible to lower rates of mental decline… “In very old people, we […]

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October 29, 2015

Mayo Clinic In the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Laura Wuotila with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Editor, Karl Oestreich; Assistant Editor: Carmen Zwicker   Wall Street Journal Scientists Probe Indoor Work Spaces for Clues to […]

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July 17, 2014

Mayo Clinic in the News Weekly Highlights

By Karl W Oestreich KarlWOestreich

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Emily Blahnik with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News. Thank you. Karl Oestreich, manager enterprise media relations KAAL Mayo Clinic Takes Top Spot on Best […]

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February 2, 2010

Max’s Miracle: High Fat Diet Cures Boy’s Seizures

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

Boy suffered damaging seizures till change in diet. Ketogenic diet is curing his epilepsy. Max Irvine’s family appears on FOX News with Dr. Elaine Wirrell.   FOX News, 1/31/2010

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Tags: epilepsy, ketogenic diet


January 20, 2010

High-Fat Diet Ends Epileptic Seizures For Boy

By Kelley Luckstein KelleyLuckstein

A trip to the doctor is all good news these days for 4-year-old Max Irvine. Just a year ago, however, Max was enduring more than 100 seizures a day. Even a barrage of tests at the famed Mayo Clinic’s Epilepsy Laboratory revealed no clear medical explanation…   Finally, Mayo Clinic Pediatric Neurologist Elaine Wirrell, an […]

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