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Potassium Cuts Kidney Stones, Johns Hopkins Children's Center Study



8/7/2009 6:51:16 AM

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NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Children on the high-fat ketogenic, or "K diet" to control epileptic seizures can prevent the painful kidney stones that the diet can sometimes cause if they take a daily supplement of potassium citrate the day they start the diet, doctors have found.

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