On My Mind - What's in the Pipeline for Epilepsy Devices
The 2010 Pipeline Conference held in San Francisco 2/25-2/26/2010 provides a window into ongoing research and upcoming possible therapies for epilepsy. The following is a summary of some highlights from the first part of the conference.
A Preventable Cause of SUDEP Established
Baylor researchers find a gene linking heart irregularities with epilepsy, giving an important clue to the mechanism sudden unexpected death in epilepsy. Read More
Epilepsy: Insights & Strategies - See the icon in upper left corner in the toolbox in the left column of the homepage and in the Toolbox drop down menu at the top of the page. Check out the latest (third) issue of the Epilepsy: Insights & Strategies journal, and the earlier two, if you missed them. Read the third issue
"No matter how long the winter, spring is sure to follow" Proverbs
With the arrival of March, our thoughts turn to the beginning of Spring. Mirroring our springtime hope is the similar promise for the delivery of new treatment for individuals who suffer with epilepsy.
The Epilepsy Therapy Project is a 501 (c) (3) organization founded by parents and doctors caring for children with uncontrolled seizures by supporting the development of new therapies that offer freedom from seizures and side effects.
Your donation will offer a hopeful sign that the spring of new therapies and new options for seizures will soon follow.