‘Silent’ seizures tied to Alzheimer’s symptoms

Researchers suggest they're a potential target for treating the disease.

May 15, 2017 0
PATIENT STORY

‘We stand together fighting epilepsy’

Skyler Moomey, 15, is battling convulsive seizures. And winning.

May 1, 2017 5

Epilepsy: Another potential Zika threat

CDC team says up to half of infants exposed to the virus develop seizures.

April 24, 2017 0

Scientists ID brain’s epilepsy network

After a century of stagnation in treatment, compelling discovery could usher in new medications.

December 23, 2016 0

Empower children with their health

Feeling they have control over their chronic conditions helps, researchers say.

August 25, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

‘In our wildest dreams’

Seizure sufferer Justin Shults and his family thought they were out of options—until two doctors showed them a leading-edge solution.

May 13, 2016 4

‘Easy to use and tremendously helpful’

A new group of seizure-tracking apps are making the lives of doctors and epilepsy patients better.

April 24, 2016 0

Non-epileptic seizures or epilepsy?

When misdiagnosed, psychogenic seizures can leave a patient feeling hopelessly frustrated.

March 31, 2016 0

‘I don’t want to cheat the game’

Coach Jerry Kill steps down at the University of Minnesota, bringing epilepsy awareness to the forefront.

October 30, 2015 0
PATIENT STORY

Free from seizures at last

Learn how a robot named ROSA helped this epilepsy patient reclaim his life.

August 25, 2015 0

Could marijuana quell your epileptic seizures?

This last-resort option may help some, but know that not all cannabis is created equal.

August 11, 2015 2

Epilepsy and motherhood

Find out what women with epilepsy should know when it comes to experiencing safe pregnancies and delivering healthy babies.

February 15, 2015 0