As I write this report, I am on a flight back from Edinburgh to Baltimore. The incredible changes that have taken place in the use of dietary therapies for epilepsy and other neurologic disorders in the 2 short years between this past week and our...
Two new anti-seizure drugs have moved forward in the testing and approval process. Potiva, known generically as ezogabine or retigabine was recommended for approval by an FDA advisory panel, although with cautions to monitor for bladder retention...
The European regulatory authority, called CE-Mark, has approved Medtronic’s deep brain stimulator (DBS) as therapy for uncontrolled partial and secondarily generalized seizures. Approval was based upon a randomized controlled trial of...
/*-->*/ How do you know that you're getting good epilepsy care? Let me start with one way you cannot tell. Just because you are continuing to have seizures does not necessarily mean that your epilepsy care is deficient. About one-third of...
Middleburg, VA, August 23, 2010 -- The Epilepsy Therapy Project (ETP) and the Epilepsy Foundation (EF) today announced the latest grant recipients of its New Therapy Grants Program, a unique joint venture of the non-profit epilepsy organizations, to...

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