Monthly Archives: April 2015

DIET, KETONES AND TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

DIET, KETONES AND TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY Technical but of great interest. We are successfully using the ketogenic diet alongside other multiple anti-inflammatory approaches. If you want to try this treatment modality for TBI or cognitive impairment (dementia), please contact the office. Published in final edited form as: Epilepsia. 2008 November ; 49(Suppl 8): 111–113. DIET, KETONES AND NEUROTRAUMA Mayumi Prins, Ph.D. UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, Department of Neurosurgery SUMMARY The annual incidence of traumatic brain injury far exceeds the rates of any other … Continue reading

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Ketogenic diet in traumatic brain injury – impaired brain – Alzheimers disease

Here is a good summary on ketogenic diet in traumatic brain injury and other neuroinflammatory conditions. More citations to follow. J Child Neurol. 2013 Aug;28(8):1054-5. Implications of dietary therapy into the 21st century: conclusion to special issue. Thiele EA1. Author information Abstract The concept of dietary therapy for epilepsy has played an important role in the approach to the treatment of seizures for centuries–particularly with the development and utilization of the classic ketogenic diet over the past 90 years. Recently, there has been developing interest in the utilization … Continue reading

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Cross-posted from fifthavenueconciergemedicine.com: CONCIERGE MEDICINE NEW YORK IS NOW LIVE!

CONCIERGE MEDICINE NEW YORK IS NOW LIVE! Link: http://fifthavenueconciergemedicine.com/2015/04/07/fifthavenueconciergemedicine-com-is-now-live/ Posted on April 7, 2015  by Maurice Preter MD Concierge medicine New York, the newly designed internet home of VIP health advisory and medical concierge services is now live! We are very excited about it. Please bear with us while we are working out the kinks! Fifth Avenue Concierge Medicine, PLLC provides comprehensive, confidential health concierge, advisory and referral services to select individuals and families.

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