Dealing with a child with epilepsy can sometimes be a full-time job. But every worker gets some time off. And children have a natural need for independence. So how do responsible parents get a respite while protecting their children and still...
Things are going to the dogs for some people with epilepsy. And for those fortunate few, it's a godsend. Seizure response dogs can and do save lives and avert injuries every day. The trained canines guard their masters during a seizure, activate...
In the United States alone, hundreds of thousands of people have seizures that are not well controlled by medication. A quarter to a half of these people are candidates for epilepsy surgery. Yet the number of operations performed continues to be...
The high cost of many prescription medicines is a real problem to many people who need to buy them regularly, especially if they don't have insurance coverage. One solution that is often mentioned is buying the medicines in another country where...
A model for understanding the relationship Many people with epilepsy lead happy and fulfilling lives. Nevertheless, formal research has shown higher rates of mental and behavioral disorders (also known as psychopathology) among those with...

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