Epilepsy News and Research

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The way the movies represent amnesia is profoundly misleading

The way the movies represent amnesia is profoundly misleading

Neurobiologists distinguish in unprecedented detail the patterns of brain activity

Neurobiologists distinguish in unprecedented detail the patterns of brain activity

Prolonged abstinence, no visual problems in patients taking GVG for meth/cocaine abuse

Prolonged abstinence, no visual problems in patients taking GVG for meth/cocaine abuse

Australian alliance to commercialise new genetic tests for epilepsy

Australian alliance to commercialise new genetic tests for epilepsy

alpha4 may prove to be useful target for smoking addiction therapies

alpha4 may prove to be useful target for smoking addiction therapies

The Royal Society of Medicine Press has published new Primary Care Guidelines for the Management of Females with Epilepsy

The Royal Society of Medicine Press has published new Primary Care Guidelines for the Management of Females with Epilepsy

Diet which mimics the effects of starvation may be started as an outpatient treatment for children with epilepsy

Diet which mimics the effects of starvation may be started as an outpatient treatment for children with epilepsy

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Possible link between elevated calcium levels in older neurons and aging-related disorders of the brain

Anti-epilepsy drug sodium valproate is associated with developmental delay and lower IQ

Anti-epilepsy drug sodium valproate is associated with developmental delay and lower IQ

Some post-surgical epilepsy patients have a significant decline in verbal memory

Some post-surgical epilepsy patients have a significant decline in verbal memory

People who have uncontrolled seizures on the left side of their brains are more likely to have learning disabilities

People who have uncontrolled seizures on the left side of their brains are more likely to have learning disabilities

A novel gene therapy strategy may help reduce seizures in adults suffering from epilepsy

A novel gene therapy strategy may help reduce seizures in adults suffering from epilepsy

Should medical knowledge be extended to enhance the lives of those who are already healthy?

Should medical knowledge be extended to enhance the lives of those who are already healthy?

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Guideline evaluates treatments for postherpetic neuralgia

Specially adapted MRI improves brain tumour removal

Specially adapted MRI improves brain tumour removal

Bionomics licences childhood epilepsy test

Bionomics licences childhood epilepsy test

Pregnant women are at higher risk for restless legs syndrome

Pregnant women are at higher risk for restless legs syndrome

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

Gene responsible for a rare form of dystonia known as rapid-onset dystonia parkinsonism identified

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

THC in marijuana may block the spread of forms of cancer causing herpes viruses

Researchers get a grip on marijuana

Researchers get a grip on marijuana