African-American History Month
Feb 4, 2015
Seizures and epilepsy occur in 2.8 million Americans and 65 million people worldwide. In the United States, about 375,000 African Americans at a time and over 20,000 each year are diagnosed with epilepsy.  Some people are at...
CT Scanner
Jan 28, 2015
For any person with epilepsy, it is important to have appropriate images of the brain to assist in determining the cause of epilepsy, expected course of epilepsy, and treatment options. Oftentimes, when someone comes to the emergency...
2015 National Walk for Epilepsy
Jan 28, 2015
I hope people are thinking about how to join the Epilepsy Foundation National Walk for Epilepsy! On epilepsy.com, we know the power of Community and Connecting. Every day I read how people are giving and getting support, making virtual friends,...
Research
Jan 21, 2015
Recently, I interviewed Dr. James Cloyd for Hallway Conversations regarding a new treatment for seizure emergencies. You can find a recording of the interview in the sidebar on this page. Below is a brief summary of the project as reported by...
Mind over Matter Jan. 28
Jan 21, 2015
On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, FACES and the NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Mind Over Matter: Neuropsychological Evaluations - presented by William Barr PhD. The evening...

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