Wed, 01/21/2015
Recently, I interviewed Dr. James Cloyd for Hallway Conversations regarding a new treatment for seizure emergencies. You can find a recording of the interview in the sidebar on this page. Below is a brief summary of the project as reported by...
Mind over Matter Jan. 28
Wed, 01/21/2015
On Wednesday, January 28, 2015, from 6:00 - 8:00 PM, FACES and the NYU Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Mind Over Matter: Neuropsychological Evaluations - presented by William Barr PhD. The evening...
Wed, 01/14/2015
Employment is a significant determinate of overall quality of life for the person with epilepsy. However, people with epilepsy often have difficulty finding and maintaining employment and have higher rates of unemployment and underemployment...
Dr. Selim Benbadis and Lorna Myers
Wed, 01/14/2015
Are all events that look like seizures called epilepsy? What other problems look like epilepsy but aren’t? For years I’ve been treated for epilepsy and now the doctors say I don’t have epilepsy. What is going on? What does the term...
Tue, 01/13/2015
The lights are coming down and the tinsel and decorations are being put away by the masses. A collective sigh from those grieving is often heard when the bulk of the major holidays is over. The New Year has been rung in and, for many, with far too...