Latest Seizure types Stories
Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures may go undiagnosed for much longer in veterans compared to civilians.
MAPLE GROVE, Minn., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Upsher-Smith Laboratories, Inc.
A recent multi-center study determined that women with generalized tonic-clonic seizures (GTCS) had a greater number of seizures during anovulatory cyclesâ€”menstrual cycles where an egg is not releasedâ€”than in cycles where ovulation occurs.
SAN DIEGO, May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Roughly 25-35% of individuals with autism eventually develop seizures and many of the remainder have subclinical seizure-like brain activity.
Patients with epilepsy worry more than their physicians do about the patientsâ€™ potential memory loss accompanying their seizure disorder.
Chloe Porter to Visit Washington, D.C. and Meet with Lawmakers WASHINGTON, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Chloe Porter, 11, of Gillette, Wyo., will travel to Washington, D.C. to raise awareness about epilepsy and how it affects the life of a child who experiences seizures.
Siblings to Visit Washington, D.C. and Meet with Lawmakers WASHINGTON, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Brian McCoy, 10, and Kearsty McCoy, 12, of Duncan, Okla., will travel to Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON, March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Christopher Garske, 16, of Wantagh, and Josh Silverman, 17, of Lake, will travel to Washington, D.C., to raise awareness about epilepsy and how it affects the life of a child who experiences seizures.
Researchers from the Arkansas Epilepsy Program found treatment with rufinamide results in a significant reduction in seizure frequency compared with placebo, for patients with uncontrolled partial-onset seizures (POS).
NEW YORK, March 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Members of the U.S. House and Senate, children in schools across the country, and employees of workplaces nationwide will wear purple to support epilepsy awareness on March 26.