Latest Seizure types Stories

2012-04-11 09:28:30

Based on their clinical experience and observations, a team of Johns Hopkins physicians and psychologists say that more than one-third of the patients admitted to The Johns Hopkins Hospital's inpatient epilepsy monitoring unit for treatment of intractable seizures have been discovered to have stress-triggered symptoms rather than a true seizure disorder.

2012-02-18 01:45:08

The substitution of brand-name antiepileptic drugs with cheaper generic equivalents has been an ongoing point of contention among doctors, federal officials and people with epilepsy.

2012-02-16 10:56:00

A team led by a University of British Columbia professor has developed a new class of drugs that completely suppress absence seizures – a brief, sudden loss of consciousness – in rats, and which are now being tested in humans.

2011-10-05 17:10:00

The 5K Walk/Run Highlights Efforts to Heighten Awareness for an Often Overlooked and Under Supported Disorder that Affects about 200,000 Individuals Across Southern California Pasadena,

2011-09-07 06:00:15

Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures may go undiagnosed longer in veterans than civilians, according to a new study.

2011-09-06 10:59:51

Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures may go undiagnosed for much longer in veterans compared to civilians.

2011-07-18 08:00:00

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.

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