Young Adults
Wed, 06/22/2016
Some things never change. Children who grow up with seizures go off to school or look for job and are hit with lots of new responsibilities and challenges, all because of their epilepsy. Or a young adult develops seizures for the first time and is...
Depression
Mon, 06/20/2016
About 1 out of 3 people with epilepsy are at risk for a mood disorder such as depression, while this number may rise to 1 out of 2 people with poorly controlled seizures. These conditions (known as “comorbidities”) may be even more debilitating...
Tue, 06/14/2016
Marinus Pharmaceuticals announced that they are stopping development of a new medication called ganaxalone for the treatment of drug resistant focal seizures. The latest study, which was a phase 3 clinical trial conducted in many countries, did not...
electrocardiogram (ECG)
Tue, 06/14/2016
Many studies have shown that people with epilepsy are at higher risk for sudden death than the general population. Many of these unexpected deaths are SUDEP but people with epilepsy may also be susceptible to sudden cardiac death and myocardial...
Sky
Tue, 06/14/2016
We do not profess to be experts on this topic, nor will you find a specific answer to this question. Grief can lead us on a philosophical journey, one with many conflicting aspects. For many, it is a time when one begins to question beliefs that...

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