Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center News and Updates

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Seizures and HI/HA

Published on in HI Hope

Seizures result from abnormal electrical activity of neurons. There are many types of seizures that generally relate to the locations in the brain in which they occur.

The Protein-Carb Balancing Act

Published on in HI Hope

Children with protein-sensitive hyperinsulinism (HI) will have low blood sugars (hypoglycemia) when they eat protein-rich foods, ensuring they’re getting enough carbs to offset the protein falls to parents and caregivers.

None Too Rare

Published on in Children's View

Paige with her parents

Some diseases affect only a small number of people, and yet CHOP’s commitment to researching and treating them is huge.