Young Adults
Wed, 06/08/2016
Join us for a webinar designed to help teens and young adults with seizures learn about taking charge of their health care and epilepsy. Teens and young adults with seizures face many challenges heading into living life on their own. Issues specific...
Hallway Conversations
Mon, 06/06/2016
In this episode of Epilepsy.com's Hallway Conversations, Epilepsy.com Editor-In-Chief Dr. Joseph Sirven interviews Alice Mead JD, vice president of U.S. professionals relations at GW Pharmaceuticals. They held a State of the Union discussion about...
Tue, 05/31/2016
Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are commonly misdiagnosed as epilepsy, leading to treatment that does not treat the events and may have many side effects. A recent review in the journal Seizure by T. Sundararajan and colleagues looked at a...
Tue, 05/24/2016
Developing ways to stop clusters of seizures or acute repetitive seizures has been an important area of epilepsy research. Acorda Therapeutics, Inc., recently stopped trials of Plumiaz (diazepam or valium) Nasal Spray. This medication was being...
Mon, 05/23/2016
Despite the plethora of newer anti-seizure medications, a fixed one-third of all individuals with epilepsy still do not respond to medical therapy. Approximately half of these are also ineligible for epilepsy surgery. Therefore, alternative...

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