Epilepsy: 15 Ways to Avoid Accidents and Injury

1/16 Spread the Word You never know when or where a seizure will strike. That’s why it’s a smart idea to tell the people around you...

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...

6 Health Issues That Can Prompt a Non-Epileptic Seizure

If you have been diagnosed with epilepsy, you’ve likely suffered several unprovoked seizures before turning to your doctor for answers. However, a sudden and...

7 Most Common Causes of Brain Injury

Brain injuries can happen at any age, and they present a variety of short-term or long-term symptoms depending on the patient. From mood swings...

Schoolgirl Dies After REFUSING Epilepsy Medication Because Of ‘Crippling Side-Effects’

Megan Robertson complained of side-effects – including dizziness, nausea and extreme tiredness – from taking the anti-seizure tablets.Tragically, the teenager was found slumped in...

Epilepsy Drugs to Treat Seizures

For 70% of patients with epilepsy, drugs can control seizures. However, they can't cure epilepsy, and most people will need to continue taking medications. An accurate diagnosis...

Delaying Epilepsy Onset in Young Children Could Improve Other Neurological Conditions

Scientists are investigating whether delaying the onset of epilepsy in very young children could reduce or prevent other neurological conditions such as learning difficulties...

Epileptic Children From Canada Cured by Cannabis Oil

Thirty children from across Canada are being recruited to take part in a new pilot study at the University of Saskatchewan looking at the...

Immune Response May Contribute to Pediatric Epilepsy

By:By Will Doss Irregular concentrations of T-cells in the brain contribute to the development of seizures in pediatric epilepsy, according to a Northwestern Medicine study published in the Journal...

List Of Anti-Epileptic Drugs

Anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) are the main form of treatment for people with epilepsy. And up to 70% (7 in 10) people with epilepsy could...