Epilepsy Center | Outside Epilepsy Resources

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Contact the Epilepsy Center

  • 1-617-355-7970
  • International: +1-617-355-5209

Please note that neither Boston Children’s Hospital nor the Epilepsy Center at Boston Children’s unreservedly endorses all of the information found at the sites listed below.

  • The Epilepsy Foundation offers information and support to families; it also funds research.
  • The Epilepsy Therapy Project (epilepsy.com) offers information and support to the community of families living with epilepsy.
  • The American Epilepsy Society promotes research and education for health professionals.
  • The National Association of Epilepsy Centers promotes care for epilepsy. Its members are specialized epilepsy centers around the United States.

A number of resources offer information on the ketogenic diet:

  • The Charlie Foundation is a group dedicated to providing information and support on the ketogenic diet.
  • Matthew’s Friends is a website written by parents.
  • The Epilepsy Therapy Project (epilepsy.com) includes information on the ketogenic diet.
  • The book The Ketogenic Diet: A Treatment for Epilepsy by John Freeman, M.D., Millicent Kelly, R.D. and Jennifer Freeman gives a comprehensive description.
  • Keto Kid by Deborah Snyder is a book written from a parent’s perspective.
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