Your Child, Sports, and Epilepsy

To the parents of a child with epilepsy, the world may seem an especially dangerous place. If you have a child with epilepsy, you may secretly...

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...

Epilepsy and Seizures in the Hispanic Community

Since 2003, Hispanics have become the largest minority group in the United States, representing an important part of the American population. According to the...

The Most Famous People You Probably Didn’t Know Had Epilepsy

Even though an estimated 65 million people in the world have epilepsy, a neurological condition of the brain that causes seizures, not many people in the spotlight...

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...

Handling Bad Behavior in a Child With Epilepsy

Here's a common scenario for the parent of a child with epilepsy: You find that your son has left his shoes in the middle of...

If Your Child Has Epilepsy ? You Must Want to Know...

If your child has epilepsy, your to-do list is different from that of a parent of a child that doesn't have it. These tips may help...

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...

NHS Trust Reviews A Great Many Patients Over Feelings Of Trepidation...

Patients who have seen Dr Michael Watt for epilepsy or multiple sclerosis care to be reviewed to ensure they have the correct diagnosis and...

Epilepsy and Mental Health Drug Linked To Birth Defects Banned For...

Those in the risk group must enrol on a ‘pregnancy prevention programme’ or stop taking valproate A drug for epilepsy and mental health conditions that can cause serious birth defects has...