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Nerve damage in MS could be prevented with epilepsy drug
Source: Clinical Trials / Drug Trials News From Medical News Today [2016.01.26]
An epilepsy drug - phenytoin - reduced nerve damage by 30% in people with optic neuritis, a new study found, bringing us closer to a neuroprotective drug for multiple sclerosis.

Socio-economic status may impact care of children with epilepsy
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2016.01.20]
Socio-economic status may influence the use of health resources among children with epilepsy, even in a universal health insurance system.

UCB's new epilepsy drug BRIVIACT receives EU approval
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2016.01.20]
UCB have announced the European Commission (EC) has approved BRIVIACT® (brivaracetam) as an adjunctive therapy in the treatment of partial-onset seizures with or without secondary...

Epilepsy and marijuana: could cannabidiol reduce seizures?
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.30]
A newly published study reveals that CBD reduces seizure frequency for children and young adults with epilepsy, offering hope for the over 5 million Americans with the condition.

Children with epilepsy are at increased risk of dying early
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.22]
While epilepsy and migraines in children and adolescents are closely related neurologic disorders, youth with epilepsy face a significantly higher risk of dying prematurely.

Why epilepsy may account for more lost years of life than other brain disorders
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.17]
Recent studies conclude that people with epilepsy have a 27-fold greater risk of sudden death than people without the disorder.

Epilepsy deaths: 'we have done far too little for far too long'
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.17]
According to a new report, epilepsy-related deaths are hugely under-reported. More needs to be done to rectify this and educate the public at large.

Computer model could hold key to personalised epilepsy treatment
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.10]
A computer model that identifies the parts of a person's brain responsible for epileptic seizures could be used to design personalised surgical procedures, researchers say.

New details on link between epilepsy and suicide attempt
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.09]
Scientists report new details into the link between epilepsy and suicidal behavior, finding suicide attempts -whether a first attempt or a recurrent attempt - are associated with new onset epilepsy...

Cannabidiol shows promise for childhood epilepsy
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.08]
A cannabis derivative shows promise in treating childhood epilepsy that is resistant to other medications. FDA-approved clinical trials are under way.

Marijuana Chemical Shows Promise for Hard-to-Treat Epilepsy in Kids
Source: MedicineNet Seizure Specialty [2015.12.08]
Title: Marijuana Chemical Shows Promise for Hard-to-Treat Epilepsy in Kids
Category: Health News
Created: 12/7/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/8/2015 12:00:00 AM

New juvenile myoclinic epilepsy research from American Epilepsy Society's Annual Meeting
Source: Schizophrenia News From Medical News Today [2015.12.07]
Researchers from Cardiff University, the University of Liverpool and Swansea University presented a new study revealing that people with drug-resistant juvenile myoclonic epilepsy (JME) have a 10...

Childhood Whooping Cough Tied to Small Rise in Epilepsy Risk
Source: MedicineNet Pertussis Specialty [2015.11.04]
Title: Childhood Whooping Cough Tied to Small Rise in Epilepsy Risk
Category: Health News
Created: 11/3/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/4/2015 12:00:00 AM

Kids With Epilepsy Face Higher Early Death Risk, Study Reports
Source: MedicineNet Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Specialty [2014.11.07]
Title: Kids With Epilepsy Face Higher Early Death Risk, Study Reports
Category: Health News
Created: 11/6/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 11/7/2014 12:00:00 AM

Seizure (Epilepsy)
Source: MedicineNet Dupuytren Contracture Specialty [2014.04.15]
Title: Seizure (Epilepsy)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 4/15/2014 12:00:00 AM

Epilepsy Surgery Improves Patients' Lives, Research Finds
Source: MedicineNet Pediatric Epilepsy Surgery Specialty [2013.12.09]
Title: Epilepsy Surgery Improves Patients' Lives, Research Finds
Category: Health News
Created: 12/8/2013 9:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2013 12:00:00 AM

Penn researchers use network science to help pinpoint source of seizures
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2016.01.29]
For the third of all epilepsy patients who don't respond to medication, an alternative is to locate the small cluster of neurons that act as the seed of a seizure's aberrant electrical activity and...

Brain waves may be spread by weak electrical field
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2016.01.15]
Mechanism tied to waves associated with epilepsy.Researchers at Case Western Reserve University may have found a new way information is communicated throughout the brain.

Pooled phase III data presented on the use of Fycompa® (perampanel) in the treatment of primary and secondary generalised tonic clonic seizures
Source: Epilepsy News From Medical News Today [2015.12.10]
Data at the American Epilepsy Society (AES) 69th Annual Meeting Philadelphia, show that Fycompa® (perampanel) treatment reduces primary and secondary generalised tonic clonic seizures and is...

Link confirmed between missing DNA and birth defects
Source: Cleft Palate News From Medical News Today [2014.03.14]
In 2010, scientists in Italy reported that a woman and her daughter showed a puzzling array of disabilities, including epilepsy and cleft palate.

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