Two children from Kent have been praised for their quick thinking after their father had an epileptic fit that could have killed him.
Ivan Soltesz studies epilepsy in mice, but says children with chronic seizures are his inspiration. He's closing in on a way to quell the seizures with light — and without drugs' side effects.
Title: ShigellaCategory: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 1/13/2010 4:06:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 4/18/2014 12:00:00 AM
An expert task force has created a new definition for epilepsy that refines the scope of patients diagnosed with this brain disease.
Title: Young People With Epilepsy Face Higher Injury Risk: Study Category: Health News Created: 4/14/2014 4:35:00 PM Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Dr. Pierre Mégevand was in the middle of a somewhat-routine epilepsy test when his patient, a 22-year old man, said Mégevand and his medical team looked like they had transformed into Italians working at a pizzeria — aprons and...