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Understanding the Hype: Emerging Evidence for the Use of the Ketogenic Diet in Chronic Disease

Tue July 20th: 11:00 am EDT

Free

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About This Webinar:

Are your patients/clients still asking about ketogenic diets? Learn how you can address questions from your clients and provide the most updated science-based information on the efficacy of ketogenic diets.

Objectives:

  • Review and describe biochemical reactions and regulatory mechanisms of ketone body synthesis and utilization
  • Discuss emerging evidence for the use of ketogenic diets in the treatment of chronic disease including obesity, type II diabetes, and cancer
  • Identify potential mechanisms of action for the therapeutic effect of ketogenic diets on chronic disease

Presenter

Jessica M. Lowe, MPH, RD, CSP, Ketogenic Dietitian
Department of Neurology | Keck School of Medicine | University of Southern California
Division Child Neurology | LAC+USC Medical Center

Continuing Education (CE) Credit

1.0 CPEU for Registered Dietitians and Dietetic Technicians pending approval.

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