eeg example of PS 1
Wed, 08/05/2015
Lately a number of questions have arisen in our Connect Community about the meaning of EEG findings. It can be very confusing when someone has an EEG and is told that it was normal. Yet, it’s equally confusing when a person is told there was a lot...
Aprecia Spritam
Mon, 08/03/2015
Aprecia announced that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved SPRITAM® (levetiracetam) tablets as adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial onset seizures, myoclonic seizures, and primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures in...
Teens at the White House
Wed, 07/29/2015
On July 23, Teens Speak Up! participants Jessica Waters and Gabe Douglas attended the “Beating the Odds Summit” at the White House. They joined more than 130 college-bound students representing 70 non-profit organizations and a mix of urban, rural,...
Wed, 07/29/2015
Cannabis or medical marijuana remains a hot topic among people with epilepsy and their families. Much of the current research focuses on cannabinoids or CBD, one of the substances thought to have the most helpful properties for seizures. FACES (...
School Busses
Wed, 07/22/2015
Do you or your child have epilepsy? Do your school teachers, nurses, and other personnel know about epilepsy and what to do? This week’s Hallway Conversation addresses seizures and schools, a critically important area for many. Once a child...