I am writing this essay on Lydia’s behalf because she is not capable of writing an essay herself. But I discussed this self-portrait with her to try to discover what she was feeling when she created it. Lydia loves to express herself through art and...
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What kinds of questions do people ask you about medication? Here are some typical questions about medication that I am frequently asked. How do I know which drug to use? How do I monitor medicines? How can I recognize or manage side effects?...
The Brainstorm Series has been newly released by the Oxford University Press at the request of readers and physicians throughout the nation. We bring you here, a Foreword, written by the Chairman and Co-Founder of the Epilepsy Therapy Project,...
Pumpkins, bright red leaves on trees, scarecrows, and Halloween costumes – all are certain signs of autumn. For parents it is a time of too many holidays approaching. But for children, October means Halloween. The stores are filled with costumes,...

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