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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.
Cannabis ingredient shows promise as potential antibiotic for superbugs

Cannabis ingredient shows promise as potential antibiotic for superbugs

Study reveals what happens within the brain when we name what we see

Study reveals what happens within the brain when we name what we see

Epileptic patients experience ecstatic aura on stimulating brain’s dorsal anterior insula

Epileptic patients experience ecstatic aura on stimulating brain’s dorsal anterior insula

Bad gene associated with sudden death in epilepsy and breathing problems

Bad gene associated with sudden death in epilepsy and breathing problems

Study shows risk of sudden death may apply even to people with well-controlled epilepsy

Study shows risk of sudden death may apply even to people with well-controlled epilepsy

New radiation technique shows promise for treating patients with essential tremor

New radiation technique shows promise for treating patients with essential tremor

Researchers develop first blood-brain barrier chip using stem cells

Researchers develop first blood-brain barrier chip using stem cells

Stimulated seizures help treat epilepsy faster, better

Stimulated seizures help treat epilepsy faster, better

Study reveals how electrical stimulation reorganizes the brain

Study reveals how electrical stimulation reorganizes the brain

Discovery may lead to the development of early warning system for seizures

Discovery may lead to the development of early warning system for seizures

Bridging the Gaps to Advance Research in the Cannabis Industry

Bridging the Gaps to Advance Research in the Cannabis Industry

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Chemical changes in the brain may be associated with unexplained motor symptoms

Antihypertensive drug use linked with reduction in dementia risk

Antihypertensive drug use linked with reduction in dementia risk

Study investigates if remote ischemic preconditioning could be beneficial to the brain

Study investigates if remote ischemic preconditioning could be beneficial to the brain

Research indicates that inhibitory neurons can have two-fold impact on oscillatory patterns

Research indicates that inhibitory neurons can have two-fold impact on oscillatory patterns

Synthetic CBD alternative effectively treats seizures in rats

Synthetic CBD alternative effectively treats seizures in rats

Mental health of children with long-term physical conditions could benefit from CBT

Mental health of children with long-term physical conditions could benefit from CBT

Zebrafish embryo could help better understand the potential underpinnings of brain disorders

Zebrafish embryo could help better understand the potential underpinnings of brain disorders

People with bipolar disorder more likely to later develop Parkinson's disease

People with bipolar disorder more likely to later develop Parkinson's disease

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction