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Epilepsy is a group of disorders marked by problems in the normal functioning of the brain. These problems can produce seizures, unusual body movements, a loss of consciousness or changes in consciousness, as well as mental problems or problems with the senses.
Integrator complex proteins are crucial for healthy brain development in fruit flies, study finds

Integrator complex proteins are crucial for healthy brain development in fruit flies, study finds

Emergency medicine doctors find better way to treat severe epileptic seizures in children

Emergency medicine doctors find better way to treat severe epileptic seizures in children

CBD could help slip medications into the brain

CBD could help slip medications into the brain

Keto diet - for the military, aging and epilepsy

Keto diet - for the military, aging and epilepsy

Psychosocial difficulties related to brain disorders much more similar than expected

Psychosocial difficulties related to brain disorders much more similar than expected

Understanding imbalance in key neural pathway to help treat psychiatric disorders

Understanding imbalance in key neural pathway to help treat psychiatric disorders

EEG of infants whose mothers has high stress levels show distinct pattern of brain activity

EEG of infants whose mothers has high stress levels show distinct pattern of brain activity

Online cannabis oils contain dangerous amounts of psychoactive THC

Online cannabis oils contain dangerous amounts of psychoactive THC

Clinical review offers advice for doctors in prescribing cannabinoids for certain conditions

Clinical review offers advice for doctors in prescribing cannabinoids for certain conditions

Reformulated epileptic drug reaches first clinical trial for medically refractory epilepsy

Reformulated epileptic drug reaches first clinical trial for medically refractory epilepsy

New guidance on use of valproate in women, girls of child bearing age with epilepsy published

New guidance on use of valproate in women, girls of child bearing age with epilepsy published

Scientific breakthrough could lead to safer bioelectronics

Scientific breakthrough could lead to safer bioelectronics

Using connectomics to gain insight into epilepsy

Using connectomics to gain insight into epilepsy

People with and without cancer use different dosages of cannabis formulations, study shows

People with and without cancer use different dosages of cannabis formulations, study shows

Research Recognition Award will help improve lives of young people with absence epilepsy

Research Recognition Award will help improve lives of young people with absence epilepsy

Females on ketogenic diet fail to show metabolic benefits in animal model

Females on ketogenic diet fail to show metabolic benefits in animal model

TTUHSC El Paso to establish endowed chair in neurology through a major grant

TTUHSC El Paso to establish endowed chair in neurology through a major grant

Alzheimer's patients using antiepileptic drugs have twice the risk of pneumonia, study shows

Alzheimer's patients using antiepileptic drugs have twice the risk of pneumonia, study shows

Scientists grow most sophisticated brain organoid to date

Scientists grow most sophisticated brain organoid to date

Researchers receive $9.7-million grant to develop new hearing-loss treatments for deaf

Researchers receive $9.7-million grant to develop new hearing-loss treatments for deaf