Related medical conditions
Children with cerebral palsy or epilepsy often have other medical problem like feeding difficulties or vision problems.
Children with epilepsy often have feeding difficulties and need to be fed by tube. The feeding problems can be aggravated by the high fat content of the ketogenic diet.
Targeted Nutritional Intervention
This is a recent approach which has been developed for the treatment of Down's syndrome. It may be of interest to users of the ketogenic diet.
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