KETOGENIC DIET FOR EPILEPSY: MENU AND HOW TO DO - DIET AND NUTRITION

How to Make the Ketogenic Diet for Epilepsy



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The ketogenic diet for epilepsy is based on a high-fat diet with a moderate amount of protein and a low carbohydrate content. This food composition causes the body to enter into ketosis, which causes the brain to use ketone bodies as the main fuel for its cells, controlling epileptic seizures. This diet is used for refractory epilepsy, which is the form of the disease that is difficult to control, and should be followed for about 2 to 3 years, when attempts can be made to introduce a common diet, checking for resurgence of seizures