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An epileptic seizure, occasionally referred to as a fit, is defined as a transient symptom of "abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain".
Wishes can help pediatric patients to get better over time

Wishes can help pediatric patients to get better over time

FDA conducts mass seizure of food and medical products held under insanitary conditions

FDA conducts mass seizure of food and medical products held under insanitary conditions

Scientists solve 125-year-old mystery of the brain, uncover potential treatment for epilepsy

Scientists solve 125-year-old mystery of the brain, uncover potential treatment for epilepsy

Interaction strength and time delays can change how synchronization appears and develops

Interaction strength and time delays can change how synchronization appears and develops

Cannabinoids hold promise in treating children with epilepsy

Cannabinoids hold promise in treating children with epilepsy

New encyclopedia for adult and pediatric neuropsychological disorders

New encyclopedia for adult and pediatric neuropsychological disorders

Neuroene Therapeutics receives $1.5 million NIH grant to develop anti-seizure compound for epilepsy

Neuroene Therapeutics receives $1.5 million NIH grant to develop anti-seizure compound for epilepsy

Study reveals safety, efficacy of brexpiprazole for schizophrenia patients with severe psychotic symptoms

Study reveals safety, efficacy of brexpiprazole for schizophrenia patients with severe psychotic symptoms

Silver nanoparticles coated with anti-seizure drugs can kill brain-eating amoebae

Silver nanoparticles coated with anti-seizure drugs can kill brain-eating amoebae

Study finds changes in antiepileptic drug metabolism during different trimesters of pregnancy

Study finds changes in antiepileptic drug metabolism during different trimesters of pregnancy

Innovative brain tumor operation set to tailor to patients' needs

Innovative brain tumor operation set to tailor to patients' needs

Study: Neurons regulating reproductive hormone release have different activity in epileptic mice

Study: Neurons regulating reproductive hormone release have different activity in epileptic mice

FutureNeuro and Ergo partner to enhance eHealth infrastructure for providing better epilepsy care

FutureNeuro and Ergo partner to enhance eHealth infrastructure for providing better epilepsy care

Seizures start with a hush: A spike in inhibition

Seizures start with a hush: A spike in inhibition

New method based on artificial intelligence may help predict epilepsy outcomes

New method based on artificial intelligence may help predict epilepsy outcomes

Eisai's antiepileptic drug receives FDA approval to treat partial-onset seizures in pediatric patients

Eisai's antiepileptic drug receives FDA approval to treat partial-onset seizures in pediatric patients

Researchers develop new tool to screen for sleep apnea in people with epilepsy

Researchers develop new tool to screen for sleep apnea in people with epilepsy

Medical cannabis provides relief across dozens of health symptoms, study shows

Medical cannabis provides relief across dozens of health symptoms, study shows

UCLA Seizure Disorder Center offers hope to patients with drug-resistant epilepsy

UCLA Seizure Disorder Center offers hope to patients with drug-resistant epilepsy

Training pediatricians to better diagnose and treat epilepsy

Training pediatricians to better diagnose and treat epilepsy