Latest Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group Stories

2013-11-24 23:04:24

“Qué Necesitas Saber si la Epilepsia Ha Tocado Tu Vida” (What you need to know if epilepsy has touched your life) by Marcelo Lancman, M.D., provides Spanish-speaking readers with clear explanations about epilepsy and how to live a full life despite challenges. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 24, 2013 Marcelo Lancman, M.D., offers his knowledge as an epilepsy expert in “Qué Necesitas Saber si la Epilepsia Ha Tocado Tu Vida” (ISBN-10: 1490461329). Realizing the need for...

2013-10-31 23:35:29

This free educational event is part of the 2013 What You Need to Know if Epilepsy Has Touched Your Life Campaign NEREG has held throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to promote Epilepsy Awareness in patients, parents and health professionals Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) October 31, 2013 The program is meant for parents and health professionals alike. Continuing education credits for New Jersey nurses will be provided. Invited speaker and childhood epilepsy expert, Dr. John Pellock...

2013-05-27 23:14:13

In order to promote quality of life, the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) is launching an epilepsy wellness program in New York and New Jersey for their adult patients diagnosed with epilepsy and seizures. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 27, 2013 Persons diagnosed with active epilepsy lose their driving privileges until seizure freedom is achieved. Public transportation or people who will volunteer to be a driver can be hard to find. As a result, independence becomes limited and it can be...

2013-05-07 23:32:20

On April 20, 2013 the Epilepsy Foundation of America held its 7th National Walk for Epilepsy in Washington, DC. Team Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) raised over $25,000 for the American Epilepsy Society (AES) and have been awarded the 2013 Yale Cup for their fundraising achievement. New York, NY (PRWEB) May 07, 2013 On April 20, 2013 the Epilepsy Foundation of America held its 7th National Walk for Epilepsy in Washington, DC. Fourteen teams walked to raise funds for the American...

2012-10-11 04:02:46

Epilepsy specialists will share their most updated knowledge on how to treat epilepsy and seizures through diets, epilepsy surgery, and anti-epileptic medications. Infantile spasms, Tuberous Sclerosis Complex, Lennox Gastaut Syndrome, Dravet´s Syndrome, genetics in epilepsy, autism, and how to deal with epilepsy emergencies will also be covered. Hackensack, NJ (PRWEB) October 10, 2012 The Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) offers an all-day educational program on the management...

Word of the Day
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'