Seizure Smart Diet

Start:
June 4, 2011 1:00 pm
End:
June 4, 2011 3:30 pm
Cost:
FREE
Venue:
Kendall College Riverworks Campus
Address:
900 N. Branch St., Chicago, IL, United States, 60642

How can your food choices impact your epilepsy? Find out at “Seizure Smart Diet: Discovering the Right Foods for a Healthy Lifestyle,” a free educational program on Saturday, June 4.

“Seizure Smart Diet” will include presentations by medical professionals and nutritionists that will cover issues such as how the Modified Atkins Diet and other lifestyle modifications can have an effect on an individuals’ well-being. Additional healthy eating tips will be discussed.

The program will be presented by Antoneta Balabanov, MD of Rush University Medical Center; Robyn Blackford, Senior Clinical Nutritionist from Children’s Memorial Hospital; and Renee Zonka, Dean of Culinary Arts at Kendall College. A cooking demonstration and free buffet lunch will also be included.

Space is extremely limited for this program and advance registration is required. RSVP to Tracy Schultz or call 312-939-8622 x224 before May 31.