Millicent Kelly and the Modern History of the Ketogenic Diet

If it wasn’t for Charlie’s Dietitian, Millicent Kelly RD, the ketogenic diet itself may have faded into extinction. Alongside Dr. John Freeman and Dr. Samuel Livingston, she became the dietitian at Johns Hopkins that quietly put hundreds of children on the ketogenic diet and kept the diet afloat while fighting a near perfect Western medicine storm of modern drugs, their simplicity of use, and their enormous profit margins.