Tagged: epilepsy

Under the weather

I’m a little bit under the weather. Low grade fever and little runny nose/post nasal drip. I’ve notified my doctor. They will monitor my situation. I am to remain at home. My biggest issue...

Ultrasound treatment for Epilepsy

In a first-in-world clinical trial, researchers at The Ohio State University College of Medicine are studying how well focused ultrasound surgery works in adults with a specific type of epilepsy whose seizures are not controlled by...

Wireless pacemaker

In order to find new and better ways to treat neurological diseases, scientists have created a wireless ‘pacemaker for the brain’ that monitors brain’s activity and stimulates electric currents simultaneously. Researchers at University of...

Seizures and what you did or did not know

My son had his first seizure at two weeks old. The foster parent called it ”tremors”. He was diagnosed within his first two years after extensive testing. They could not figure out what all...

Nightwatch

The high-tech armband that could prevent night-time epilepsy deaths The gadget, called NightWatch, could reduce the number of lives lost to SUDEP Stands for Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy, which usually occurs at night ...

An invitation to our lives

  So here it is. The start, the beginning. Although I am a bit unsure how to do this so bear with me. I have been told on several occasions that I ought to...

Drug Resistant Epilepsy

https://health.usnews.com/health-care/patient-advice/articles/2018-10-11/what-are-the-treatment-options-for-drug-resistant-epilepsy Originally posted 2018-11-10 10:00:06.