National Epilepsy News

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July 26th
Belfast TelegraphBaby girl Ellsa suffers 10 seizures a day... but there's a ray of hope in AmericaBelfast TelegraphEllsa Alexander-Adams was born on April 7 this year, but within seven weeks she began suffering uncontrollable seizures. Her parents Aaron a…
July 25th
Big Ten Media Days 2014: Jerry Kill And The Seizure StorylineThe Daily GopherMinnesota's fourth-year coach, as much as he'd like to avoid the topic, will face more questions in Chicago about the epileptic seizures that forced him to coach from the press b…
July 25th
New therapy for partial-onset seizures shows efficacy in new studyEpilepsy Research UKA new therapy for epilepsy patients with partial-onset seizures has demonstrated its safety and efficacy in a phase III clinical trial. The study evaluated the drug briv…
July 22nd
The IndependentSkye McCole Bartusiak: How Seizures Could Have Caused Her DeathHollywood LifeSkye was found dead in her garage and the sudden death of the actress has caused many to speculate what could have caused a 21-year-old to die out of nowhere. Skye…
July 22nd
CNN7 things to know about epilepsyCNNBartusiak's mother said her daughter had suffered from epileptic seizures since she was a baby. Epilepsy is a general term for several diagnoses that involve recurring seizures. The seizures are triggered by abnormal e…
July 22nd
Mark Geyer breaks down on air over daughter's epileptic seizureSydney Morning HeraldFormer rugby league player Mark Geyer broke down in tears on a morning radio show on Tuesday while talking about his daughter's epilepsy attack. Geyer began crying during …
July 21st
Guardian Liberty VoiceIllinois Legalizes Medical Marijuana for Adults and Children With EpilepsyGuardian Liberty VoiceHowever, parents' appeals for their epileptic children not helped by conventional medications influenced the vote. Children with parental…
July 21st
TV3.ieSkye McCole Bartusiak's Mother: Daughter Had Seizures the Week Before DeathPeople MagazineBartusiak, who made a lasting impression on the big screen portraying the daughter of Mel Gibson in The Patriot (2000), first dealt with seizures as a baby, He…
July 18th
girl whose family sought medical marijuana to treat seizures diesBuffalo NewsAnna had a form of epilepsy that hit her with hundreds of seizures a day, and she battled these episodes constantly but cheerfully, her mother said. But on Thursday night, Anna d…
July 12th
kfor.comLife beyond epilepsy: Oklahoma girl is seizure-free after brain surgeryNewsOK.comLife beyond epilepsy: Oklahoma girl is seizure-free after brain surgery. Hermoinee Lorett, 11, underwent an epilepsy surgery that, as best surgeons can tell, has chan…

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