Dec 10, 2014
What is the problem the scientists were trying to solve? Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is a condition where seizures originate from the temporal lobe of the brain. One of the causes of TLE is an initiating event like meningitis or a penetrating...
Brainscan of brains with and without ADHD
Dec 10, 2014
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder or attention deficit disorder, also known as ADHD or ADD, is a common problem in children and teenagers.  In early December, Joseph Sirven M.D., Editor-in-chief of
Spotlight on LGS
Dec 3, 2014
We are pleased to present the first video in the Ask the Expert series, “Spotlight on Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome”! This video addresses Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS). More videos are planned after the new year. Please listen in as...
Levetiracetam formula
Dec 3, 2014
In the September 24 issue of the journal, Neurology, Doctors Wandschneider and colleagues from a number of European centers sought to address whether Levetiracetam is helpful in improving activation and deactivation patterns in patients with...
COPE Study
Dec 2, 2014
The Epilepsy Foundation always encourages families to work with their health care providers to find the most effective treatment for an individual’s epilepsy. We believe that effective treatment keeps an individual’s epilepsy under control...