Tue, 10/06/2015
An important article was published in the July issue of Epilepsy and Behavior challenging a prior widely-held belief that had little fact to back it up. Namely, some have expressed concern that high dose steroids could NOT be used in combination...
Sad man
Tue, 09/29/2015
What was the question the scientists addressed? Many years of clinical stories and research show that people with epilepsy are approximately 5 times more likely to develop depression. Given the many lifestyle changes and social stressors that...
Checklist
Tue, 09/29/2015
More and more professionals who undergo the Epilepsy Foundation’s trainings are either interested in or mandated to receive continuing education units (CEUs). To serve this need and further of our mission of providing education about epilepsy and...
Wed, 09/23/2015
People with epilepsy know that seizures can be unpredictable. Being prepared can help reduce both the potential for injury and anxiety. Developing a Seizure Response Plan is an important component for success in managing epilepsy. A part of that...
"Alone"
Tue, 09/22/2015
Shenaz was a 19-year old engineering student when she had her first seizure. She left the university because her seizures could not be controlled with medication and two years later underwent surgery to remove the temporal lobe of her brain to...

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