Wed, 11/05/2014
In the September 3, 2014, Neurology articles published ahead of print, Doctors Bauer and colleagues, representing a group of European researchers, present a provocative study that used PET scans before and after temporal lobe epilepsy surgery to...
Explore the Possibilities
Wed, 11/05/2014
Save the Date! On November 12, 2014, you are invited to attend a Live Web-Based Event to learn about an add-on therapy for partial-onset seizures. The presentation will include input from an epileptologist as well as a patient educator. In addition...
Patricia Shafer Presenting
Thu, 10/30/2014
As we enter National Epilepsy Awareness Month, the Epilepsy Foundation is kicking off an Ask the Expert video series that will be featured on, the Epilepsy Foundation’s You Tube channel, and other social media avenues. We want to...
Thu, 10/30/2014
In some humans and animal models, sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) may be due to a shared genetic predisposition to both seizures and lethal cardiac arrhythmias. Co-existing epilepsy and cardiac dysfunction may be due to defects that...
consulting with the doctor
Wed, 10/22/2014
Is it safe to get pregnant for women with epilepsy? Yes. With proper care, more than 90% of women with epilepsy give birth to normal babies. Even though there is 25% risk of worsening seizures in pregnancy, with proper management this can be...