Driving Laws
Sep 10, 2014
One of the biggest problems for people with epilepsy is the inability to drive when seizures are not controlled. For adolescents, a major “rite of passage” is taken away – getting your driver’s license! This can affect one’s independence,...
Hallway Conversations
Sep 10, 2014
  In this episode of Epilepsy.com's Hallway Conversations, Dr. Joseph Sirven, Professor of Neurology at Mayo Clinic Arizona and Editor-in-Chief of Epilepsy.com, interviews Gregory Krauss MD, Professor of Neurology at Johns Hopkins...
Sep 10, 2014
The Epilepsy Foundation wants to better understand the experiences of individuals living with seizures, as well as those who care for them, to develop and improve resources for education and support. To help guide us, please participate in an...
Vimpat
Sep 3, 2014
VIMPAT® (lacosamide) C-V has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use as a monotherapy treatment for partial-onset seizures in people with epilepsy aged 17 years and older. Vimpat was previously approved in the U.S. as...
diagnosis
Sep 3, 2014
Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) refers to the sudden and unexpected nontraumatic or nondrowning death of a person with epilepsy when no cause of death is found (Nashef, 2012). Most often the death follows a seizure; however this is not...

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