Do you know what SUDEP is?
Families of children with epilepsy want to discuss the risks and complications of their child's disorder, including death. Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy is the rare...
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Altered Brain Networks can Generate Seizures in People With Epilepsy
Epilepsy has many possible causes, including illness, brain injury, and abnormal brain development. In many cases, the cause is unknown.
2 days ago - Medindia Health
Diet Determines Seizure Latency: Study
Estrogen production in the brain is directly linked to the presence of docosahexaenoic acid , which helps in treating epilepsy.
4 days ago - Medindia Health
More Americans Suffering From Brain Disorder, Epilepsy - AARP
8 minutes ago... A new CDC report indicates that more Americans are diagnosed with epilepsy, which symptoms can include seizure and shortness of breath.
5 days ago - AARP
Cannabidiol May Negatively Interact With Antiepileptic Drugs
Cannabidiol can change serum levels of several commonly used antiepileptic drugs in both adult and pediatric patients with epilepsy, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News
5 days ago - Medscape
Brain regions most likely to cause epilepsy seizures
Scientists have developed a new way to detect which areas of the brain contribute most greatly to epilepsy seizures, according to a new study. The strategy could help surgeons...
5 days ago - ScienceDaily - 6 articles
Neonatal epileptic encephalopathy caused by de novo GNAO1 mutation misdiagnosed as atypical Rett syndrome: Cautions in interpretation of genomic test results
Epileptic encephalopathies are childhood brain disorders characterized by a variety of severe epilepsy syndromes that differ by the age of onset and seizure type. Until...
7 days ago - Seminars in Pediatric Neurology
Polymicrogyria and Intractable Epilepsy in Siblings with Knobloch Syndrome and Homozygous Mutation of COL18A1
Knobloch and Layer described a triad of symptoms - vitreoretinal degeneration, high myopia, and congenital encephalocele - in 5 affected siblings in a large consanguineous...
7 days ago - Pediatric Neurology
Pot Compound Alters Levels of Seizure Drug in Epilepsy Patients
Experimental therapy shows interaction between cannabidiol and clobazam Related MedlinePlus Pages: Drug Reactions , Epilepsy , Marijuana
9 days ago - MedlinePlus
What's causing all the epilepsy? Huge surge across USA now means 3.4 million Americans suffer. NEUROCHEMICAL pollution?
Epilepsy rates in the U.S. have skyrocketed in recent years, with more than 3.4 million Americans now suffering from the neurological disorder. The figure stood at less than...
9 days ago - Natural News
The headlines of Master Doctor
What is continuing care and how is it different than home health care?
Continuing care, home health care... understanding these terms can ensure better care for those who prefer aging in their own home. Consider this situation... One morning, Mary...
Walmart's Great Value frozen cherries recalled for listeria risk
Some frozen, organic, sweet, pitted cherries packaged under Walmart's Great Value brand are under recall after producer Sunrise Growers Inc. found Listeria monocytogenes during...
McDonald's to cut antibiotics from chicken supply by 2018
The move, unveiled in a policy statement on Wednesday, comes amid a broad effort to battle dangerous superbugs which are becoming increasingly resistant to medication.
Could Common Vitamin Supplements Raise Lung Cancer Risk?
Increased odds only seemed to affect men or male smokers, study suggests Related MedlinePlus Pages: B Vitamins , Dietary Supplements , Lung Cancer
Back Off Barron Trump, He's 11 Years Old
Do we have to say it? Don't bully children in the press We're living in a very fractious and partisan time - a time when people will say just about anything in order to...
Gut Microbes can Influence Certain Neurological Disorders
There are hundreds of species of bacteria in our gut. Each species plays a different role in our health and requires different nutrients for growth.
Mitochondrial Genetic Patterns Associated With Autism
The risk for autism spectrum disorders may be influenced by genetic variations in mitochondrial DNA determined by ancient migrations.
Did Odell Beckham Jr. Curse Himself After Looking at the Eclipse?
Rodale Inc. His ankle injury during last night's game has us wondering Yesterday, the solar eclipse of the century captured the attention of millions across North America, as...
All primary school children will be offered the flu vaccine from next year
Year Four pupils will get the vaccine in 2017-18 followed by pupils in Years Five and Six in 2018-19
William And Harry Open Up About The Days Following Their Mother's Death
The two brothers appear in a revealing new BBC documentary.