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2013-10-29 23:25:44

Recently released novel from author Lowell Evans introduces bold new approach to epilepsy awareness and education. Virginia Beach, VA (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Author, Lowell G. Evans, has found a creative method to educate schools and the community on epilepsy awareness through his novel, The Village. Having epilepsy himself, Mr. Evans fashioned the fictional novel around working-class citizen, Kevin Bolden, who was diagnosed with epilepsy. Mr. Bolden, just like the millions people...

2013-10-28 23:23:16

Mayim Bialik, Darren Criss, Josh Duhamel, Josh Hutcherson, Carrie Ann Inaba and Other Celebrities Show Their Shoes to Show Support in End Epilepsy Social Media Campaign Los Angeles (PRWEB) October 28, 2013 The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles is rallying the community to put their heels, walking shoes and flip flops on display in a social media campaign supporting the Walk to End Epilepsy on November 17th at the Rose Bowl. Already, hundreds have taken part in sharing photos of...

First Steps Toward Mind Reading
2013-10-15 15:39:52

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a new study in the journal Nature Communications, researchers from Stanford University have used brain monitoring in ‘real-life’ situations to reveal the region of the brain responsible for numerical processing. The researcher said that unlike previous approaches, their research could lead to "mind-reading" technology that would allow a patient who cannot speak to communicate by simply thinking. They also speculate...

2013-10-05 23:02:07

Diet Doc’s all natural hormone therapy treatments work seamlessly with a healthy, ketogenic diet plan and prescription diet pills to help their clients quickly shed unwanted weight without any negative dieting side effects. Charleston, SC (PRWEB) October 05, 2013 For dieters in South Carolina, finding the perfect combination of healthy, low fat foods and diet pills or treatments can be confusing, especially for those without a health or medical background. Fortunately, the Diet Doc team...

2013-10-03 11:08:40

Surgery for Older Patients Previously Thought Too Risky A recently published study by researchers from Spectrum Health and Henry Ford Hospital suggests that surgery may be an effective treatment for epilepsy in older patients, a finding that runs counter to conventional treatment methods. "Traditionally, there has been a tendency to exclude older patients from surgery for fear of increased risk of medical or surgical complications," said Spectrum Health Medical Group neurosurgeon Sanjay...

2013-10-02 23:26:53

Multi-disciplinary TSC Center to Provide Greater Access and Quality of Care to TSC Patients throughout the Midwest Chicago, IL (PRWEB) October 02, 2013 Bcureful®—a non-profit organization whose mission is to accelerate research towards a cure for Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC)—presented its inaugural donation in the amount of $20,000.00 to launch the new Tuberous Sclerosis Complex Center at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Lurie Children’s is...


Word of the Day
tessitura
  • The prevailing range of a vocal or instrumental part, within which most of the tones lie.
This word is Italian in origin and comes from the Latin 'textura,' web, structure.