Tue, 02/02/2016
In July 2013, I had the honor of speaking at the GLUT1 Deficiency Foundation annual meeting for parents and caregivers in Houston, Texas. GLUT1 Deficiency Syndrome is a condition in which children have epilepsy, movement problems, and learning...
Veterans & Epilepsy: Diagnosis
Mon, 02/01/2016
In an effort to address the stigma of epilepsy and educate veterans, their caregivers, and the general public about living with epilepsy, the Epilepsy Centers of Excellence (ECoE), in partnership with the VHA Employee Education System, have...
Black History Month
Mon, 02/01/2016
Did you know that approximately 375,000 African Americans have been diagnosed with epilepsy?  As we celebrate Black History Month and all the positive accomplishments of people of color, let us also #DareTo Learn more about epilepsy and...
2016 Resolutions
Thu, 01/21/2016
It is a New Year. The calendar pages have turned to 2016. It is common among grieving people to question, “How do I move forward into a new year?” Many describe the cascade of emotions and feelings; most don’t include the adjective “happy.” The...
Philadelphia skyline
Wed, 01/20/2016
The American Epilepsy Society (AES) annual meeting was held in Philadelphia from December 4 to 8, 2015. As always, the ketogenic diet was discussed throughout the several days of this meeting, but this year was extremely exciting in terms of new...

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