In the spirit of Epilepsy Awareness Month, we are presenting a story of how awareness about epilepsy in written form created increased awareness through the music of Cynthia Folio, PhD, a musician and assistant professor of music theory at Temple...
Community Forum: Dealing with epilepsy can often be difficult. Connecting with others who are going through the same or similar experience can make a world of difference. The epilepsy.com community is designed to be an open place where you...
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?...

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