Thu, 11/20/2014
As the holiday season approaches, it may be hard to get in the holiday spirit if you or a loved one are struggling with the challenges of epilepsy. You may not feel well enough to participate or feel emotionally overwhelmed, unhappy or down. Is...
Empatica watches
Wed, 11/19/2014
Empatica, Inc., a computing startup focused on human data analytics has partnered with the Epilepsy Foundation on a new Indiegogo campaign to help raise awareness of the condition and help those living with epilepsy by donating Embrace wearables....
Wed, 11/19/2014
In the past few years, several studies have reported that neurologists discuss sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) with only a minority of their patients with epilepsy. In surveys of neurologists in the United Kingdom, Italy and North...
Monster Energy Drink
Mon, 11/17/2014
Energy drinks may cause seizures, heart problems in young kids. NBC Nightly News (11/16, story 7, 1:40, Holt) reported, “We’re back now with a new warning about the popular energy drinks and the potential danger they present when they get into...
FACES Lecture
Wed, 11/12/2014
  On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., FACES and the NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Cannabidiol for the Treatment of Epilepsy - presented by Daniel Friedman, MD. The...