It’s ‘Seizures’ Not ‘Fits’ Says Epilepsy Expert As Doctors Told To...

Doctors have been told to use plain simple English rather than medical jargon when writing to their patients. The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges launched...

Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Multiple Sclerosis

Slideshow: A Visual Guide to Multiple Sclerosis What Is Multiple Sclerosis (MS)? MS is a chronic disease that damages the nerves in the spinal cord and...

Missed Medicines

Will missing medications provoke seizures? Yes, it can. Missing doses of seizure medicine is the most common cause of breakthrough seizures. Missed medicines can trigger...

Statement on Netflix’s Film ‘The After Party’ | Philip Gattone, President...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 LANDOVER, MD, August 28, 2018 — Members of our community have expressed concerns about the inappropriate and negative portrayal of people...

Parental Stress, Pediatric Quality of Life, and Behavior at Baseline and...

R. C. Shinnar, S. Shinnar, D.C. Hesdorffer, K. O’Hara, T. Conklin, K.M. Comett, D. Miazga, S. Sun, the FEBSTAT Study Team. Epilepsy & Behavior,...

Why I’m Unafraid to Treat My Disabled Daughter with Cannabis

“Who lives like this?” my then 7-year-old son cried out when his sister, then 13 years old, did a face-plant into her dinner plate....

The Epilepsy Foundation Reacts to the Tragic Death of Actress Vanessa...

Friday, August 31, 2018 We are saddened to hear about the fatal shooting of actress Vanessa Marquez. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family....

The Effects of Epilepsy on the Body

Epilepsy is a condition that causes seizures — temporary glitches in the brain’s electrical activity. These electrical disruptions can cause a range of symptoms....

Popular to Contrary Opinion: Small seizures still suck

By Casey Freeman Colorado Daily Columnist I don't see the future. I don't see the past. I don't get omens. I have epilepsy. There are many types...

Protein Found In Worms Helps To Stop Seizure Activity

Protein found in worms helps to stop seizure activity Exciting new research that involves using a protein in worms to suppress seizures, could spell...