A team of researchers has developed a new way to study how genes may cause autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders: by growing tiny brain-like structures in the lab and tweaking…Details
Access to epilepsy specialist care is not uniform in the USA, with prominent gaps in rural areas. Understanding the reasons for nonattendance at epilepsy appointments may help identify access hurdles…Details
Researchers say a new medication may potentially reduce seizures by more than 50% in people with epilepsy. Read the full article here.
Sara Leddy is committed to tackling global warming. She can drive but doesn’t own a car-she takes the bus and cycles instead. Now she is beginning a three-year project to…Details
Sleeping patterns and stress hormones could likely be the key to understanding how and when people with epilepsy are likely to experience seizures, a new study reveals. Read the full article…Details
When my son Jake was just 7 years old, my wife and I noticed that he began to zone out for a few seconds, and it seemed like he was…Details
Focal epilepsy is when people have recurrent seizures that may cause symptoms affecting only one side of the body. Seizures in epilepsy can be focal or generalized. Read the full article…Details
Annie is done waiting for tomorrow; after over two years in a New York shelter, the rescue cat with a rare seizure disorder is home. Read the full article here.