2015 National Walk for Epilepsy
Wed, 01/28/2015
I hope people are thinking about how to join the Epilepsy Foundation National Walk for Epilepsy! On, we know the power of Community and Connecting. Every day I read how people are giving and getting support, making virtual friends,...
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...