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Christina goes to the head of the class

Christina George recently won an award for overall academic achievement in her kindergarten class. At the award ceremony, many in the crowd were in tears, including her parents, Paulette and Larry. Their emotion and surprise was to be expected. By the time the little girl was 4 years old, she [...]

Created by Margaret Shepard

Christina George's Mayo Clinic Story - How the Ketogenic Diet Stopped Her Seizures

Larry and Paulette George had never seen a seizure before when their 7 month old daughter, Christina, began having more than 100 seizures a day. They tried medication after medication, but the seizures wouldn't stop. Paulette's sister had heard something about a diet for seizures and mentioned it to them, [...]

Created by Elizabeth Rice