If you had a good friend and you did not tell them you had epilepsy
and then one day you had a seizure, what do you think that good friend would think?
It's a whole new direction to go to treat people's epilepsy
with those who have poorly controlled seizures,'' said Christopher DiGiorgio, UCLA neurology professor and attending Olive View physician.
A spokesman for the charity today said: ``Take Control has been launched by Epilepsy
Action because many people with epilepsy
are just not aware of some of the opportunities now available to them in helping to manage their epilepsy
The scientists hypothesized that these two types of so-called knockout mice would develop epilepsy
more slowly than normal mice do.
In a study with 94 women with epilepsy
and 23 control women, those who had primary generalized epilepsy
and were treated with valproate had a 55% prevalence of ovulatory failure, said Dr.
Multiple sclerosis and epilepsy
are disabilities that represent a wide range of severity in terms of disability and functional capacity or limitation.
As announced earlier this year, the fund is intended to help a person with epilepsy
start or improve an income-generating project.
is characterized by a tendency to have recurrent seizures and defined by two or more unprovoked seizures.
The following organisations produce information about ways to reduce risk in epilepsy
and support people who have been bereaved by epilepsy
The forum on epilepsy
aspires to fulfill KFSHD's vision and strategic objectives of improving both the overall quality of medical education and the community health awareness.
At the culmination of the Epilepsy
Foundation's "Now I Know" Facebook video campaign, the Epilepsy
Foundation is proud to announce the 12 prize recipients whose video testimonials about life with epilepsy
garnered the greatest number of votes during the campaign.
This work is part of the Northeast Regional Epilepsy
Group's campaign to raise epilepsy
and seizure awareness and provides education in understandable language.