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...
Chat About
Tue, 05/17/2016
Do you know what epilepsy is or what symptoms may be seizures? Do you have questions about how to treat seizures or how it can affect you and your family? Whether you or a loved one were recently diagnosed with seizures or epilepsy or have lived...
Asian Pacific American Heritage
Mon, 05/16/2016
In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we are spotlighting some of our local Epilepsy Foundations and their volunteers and activities to raise awareness about epilepsy and seizures in Asian American Communities. Epilepsy...

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