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Epilepsy Made Better by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy can be treated in a number of ways, but is most commonly controlled through the use of anti-seizure medications. Although there are a wide variety of effec ... Read on »
The Role of Clinical Trials in Epilepsy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy is usually treated through the use of anti-seizure medications. When an anti-seizure drug is being considered for use, it has to go through rigorous testin ... Read on »
Seizures While You Sleep? by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy, or the condition of experiencing chronic, unprovoked seizures, affects approximately 2.7 million Americans of all ages. Epilepsy encompasses a wide variet ... Read on »
Epilepsy and Pregnancy: Keeping Your Baby Healthy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: It is estimated that 90 percent of babies born to women with epilepsy are normal and healthy. But pregnancy can present women with epilepsy with a variety of chal ... Read on »
Planning for Pregnancy When You Have Epilepsy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy and seizures affect approximately one million women of childbearing age in the United States. And the chances are very good that a woman with epilepsy wi ... Read on »
Don't Stop: The Importance of Epilepsy Treatment by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures TRACY GLAUSER, MD: Seizures are electrical storms on the surface of the brain. Epilepsy is the condition of chronic, recurrent, unprovoked seizures. Seizures occur in 10 ... Read on »
How to Know Which Epilepsy Drug Is Right for You by EpilepsyTeam .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy, defined as the condition of chronic, recurrent, unprovoked seizures, affects approximately 3 million people in the United States. Epilepsy can be treat ... Read on »
New Insights Into Mechanisms of Pediatric Epilepsy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy is defined as the condition of chronic, recurrent, unprovoked seizures, and affects approximately 2.5 million people in the United States. Epilepsy is caus ... Read on »
The State of Surgical Therapy in Epilepsy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: Epilepsy affects approximately 2.5 million people in the United States, of which an estimated 300,000 are children under the age of 14. Although most children are a ... Read on »
Witnessing a Seizure: What Should You Do? by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures WILLIAM ROSENFELD, MD: It's a very common disorder. It occurs, on a conservative estimate, at least 1 percent of the population, maybe as high as 3 out of every 100 people cou ... Read on »
Treatment Options for Children with Epilepsy by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures ANNOUNCER: You've just heard your child has epilepsy. You're not alone. Each year the parents of 45,000 children under the age of 15 hear that their children have this neurolo ... Read on »
Taking Control of Seizures: A Personal Look by EpilepsyTeam .. 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures JUSTINE FLOTTERON: Mine are more fainting spells. I'm under control with medication, but they started as a simple, falling down, zoning out like if somebody was talking to me ... Read on »
Seizure Control: What Can You Take for Epilepsy? by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures WILLIAM ROSENFELD, MD: What happens with epilepsy is that there's some abnormal brain discharges. We all have millions of normally functioning brain cells. What happens is: Th ... Read on »
Treating Epilepsy: From Drug Therapy to Surgery by EpilepsyTeam .. Posted in: Blog Posts in Epilepsy & Seizures DAVID FOLK THOMAS: Welcome to our webcast. I'm David Folk Thomas. The topic is epilepsy and, more specifically,the treatment of epilepsy. Over 2 million Americans have been di ... Read on »