Mon, 03/14/2016
GW Pharmaceuticals has announced positive results from the first of two Phase 3 studies of Epidiolex® (cannabidiol or CBD) in the treatment of Dravet syndrome. Median seizure reduction was 39% with Epidiolex versus only 13% with placebo, a...
Wed, 03/09/2016
We thank award-winning actor Harrison Ford for talking, again, about epilepsy. Ford spoke in honor of Dr. Orrin Devinsky at the New York University (NYU) Langone Medical's Center's annual Finding A Cure for Epilepsy and...
Tue, 02/23/2016
“Marijuana works and should be available now as a standard treatment for seizures …” “Marijuana should remain an illegal substance and has no role as a medical treatment …” Those are the types of extreme statements I hear and read as soon as...
Mon, 02/22/2016
In recognition of Black History Month, Barbra Buoy talks about living with epilepsy, acceptance in her family and community, and her hopes for the future. #DareTo share your story so that others may learn from your experiences. For more...
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Mon, 02/22/2016
“Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.” “In Memoriam A. H. H.,” Canto 27, Alfred Lord Tennyson, 1809-1892 Ask a parent, spouse, grandparent, friend, or relative about the pain of loss and see if they agree with...

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