Tue, 12/30/2014
The New Year is here and it’s time to take stock of where we have come from and what we want to achieve in 2015. . You may be celebrating new milestones- such as being seizure free, obtaining a drivers’ license, getting a job, or making new...
Tue, 12/30/2014
What was the question? Anti-epileptic drug (AED) therapy is effective in two-thirds of individuals with epilepsy, but they are not beneficial in the remaining patients. These patients are called “refractory,” and treatment options for them...
Tue, 12/23/2014
Many of us may travel over the holidays to visit friends or family or to go on vacation. Whether you are traveling short or long distances, it’s important to think in advance about what to do should a seizure occur. Review your seizure response...
Wed, 12/17/2014
In order to become a board-certified neurologist in the U.S., medical students have to complete a neurology residency and pass the Neurology Boards. The neurology residency comprises a first year of general medicine (known as the internship)...