Epilepsy Foundation announces the second Live Stream 'Talk About It for Epilepsy!' Presented by Sunovion event in ...
4/18/2017 LANDOVER, Md., April 13, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On May 6, 2017, the Epilepsy Foundation and actor/philanthropist Greg Grunberg will host “Talk About It for Epilepsy” Presented by Sunovion, the Foundation's second online, streaming event.
Treating Pediatric Epilepsy with Medical Cannabis: A Brief History
4/18/2017 There has been a relatively recent surge of interest in using medical cannabis to treat pediatric epilepsy, which has created a firestorm between U.S.
Runner with epilepsy prepares to take on Boston Marathon
4/18/2017 But Badzik deals with one obstacle few other runners share: Epilepsy. He was first diagnosed with a seizure-causing brain tumor while training for a marathon in 2005, and he's worked with his doctors ever since to find a way to keep running, laughing ...
Rising Prevalence of Epilepsy Is the Key Driver of the Anticonsultants Drug Market
4/18/2017 The first line of treatment in pain management usually involves the use of pharmaceuticals from various therapeutic classes such as antidepressants, opioids, NSAIDs, anticonvulsants, anesthetics, and other non-narcotic analgesics.
New Device Helps Prevent Epileptic Seizures
4/18/2017 San Jose, Calif. - Imagine a seismograph - the instrument that measures and records earthquakes and volcanic eruptions - for your brain.
Lundbeck to Present Data on Movement Disorder and Epilepsy Therapies at AAN Annual Meeting
4/18/2017 Lundbeck announced today that it will present 12 abstracts at the 2017 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 22-28, 2017.
Eisai Presentation to Include Possible Use of Epilepsy Therapy Fycompa in Children
4/18/2017 The event will demonstrate the company's “continued commitment to people living with epilepsy and the healthcare providers who care for these patients,” Lynn Kramer, Eisai's chief clinical officer, said in a press release.
Cognitive Consequences of Childhood-Onset Epilepsy Later in Life
4/18/2017 Visual diagnostic techniques offer a glimpse into the brains of individuals with childhood-onset epilepsy 50 years later. Compared to the general population, those with childhood-onset epilepsy present with increased levels of amyloid proteins, a ...
How one hospital reduced pediatric epilepsy emergency visits, admissions
4/18/2017 Researchers developed a quality improvement (QI) project utilizing the Institute for Healthcare Improvement model. For the study, they determined rates of ED visits as well as unplanned hospitalizations and associated healthcare costs for epilepsy ...
Zika virus can trigger epilepsy
4/18/2017 Beyond its known links to birth defects and other problems, the Zika virus may also trigger cases of epilepsy in infants, warn experts from the U.S.