A New Way to Treat Status Epilepticus at Home

Status epilepticus is a condition in which seizures occur non-stop, one after the other. It is a dangerous condition that can cause brain damage or even death. Status epilepticus needs... Continue Reading

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The Basic Science of Brain Stimulation

Brain stimulation for the treatment of epilepsy is a growing area of research. It has been effective in stopping seizures in animals, and now, human studies are beginning with the... Continue Reading

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A Headset for Detecting Seizures

One of the ways to improve epilepsy care is to develop more advanced technology to detect and monitor seizures. This technology would warn people with epilepsy about an upcoming seizure.... Continue Reading

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Does Fish Oil Stop Seizures When Added to a Normal Diet?

Although the classic ketogenic diet – which is high in fats, low in carbohydrates and provides adequate protein – has been proven effective for managing seizures, it is often hard... Continue Reading

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