If you - or a loved one - sufferers from listen up:
A new US study published in the journal Neurology has uncovered some frightening findings.
Epileptics who sleep on their stomachs are at risk of sudden, unexpected death!
Read on to find out how you can save your own life (or the life of a loved one) by sleeping on your back or side...
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Many children struggle to swallow tablets. That's why the parents of epilepsy sufferers around the world are excited about the release of a liquid version of a generic epilepsy drug in the UK. While this will make treatment easier, there's still a need for more awareness of the signs of epilepsy in children! Here's what you need to look out for…
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If you suffer from epilepsy, news that scientists can completely cure it with a cell transplant is great timing. But you don't have to wait for this new form of treatment to be released to manage your epilepsy better- especially as news that epilepsy leads to a number of reproductive health issues in women also comes to light.
Struggling to manage your epilepsy?
Soon, it could take just a s... ››› more
Some epilepsy sufferers know instantly that they're about to have an epileptic seizure thanks to the ‘aura' that precedes it. Others have no idea that the seizure happened in the first place. That's why epilepsy sufferers across the globe have rejoiced at news that an implant has been developed to predict epileptic seizures, especially since epilepsy can strike at any time...
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Rapper Lil Wayne is no stranger to controversy - after all, his addiction to codeine-based cough syrup made headlines very recently. Now, he's in headlines again as for saying he doesn't actually know what causes his epilepsy. For most people, there ARE warning signs of an epileptic seizure approaching, especially if you know what triggers your specific seizures. Do you know the triggers of your e... ››› more
Friday was National Epilepsy Day, so there's no better time to get to grips with the facts about epilepsy. Even if you have a vague idea of what it is, there's a chance you're unaware of four symptoms of epilepsy that have nothing to do with the ‘jerking' seizures typically shown in the movies…
Epilepsy Week is celebrated annually during June, says EpilepsyEvents.
But there are many myt... ››› more
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