Epilepsy News and Research

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Chemical thumbprint can help determine if tumor is returning or dying

Chemical thumbprint can help determine if tumor is returning or dying

Antiepileptic drug Levetiracetam may help patients with Parkinson's disease

Antiepileptic drug Levetiracetam may help patients with Parkinson's disease

Studies show pregabalin does not affect male reproductivity or interfere with oral contraceptives

Studies show pregabalin does not affect male reproductivity or interfere with oral contraceptives

Greater severity of depressive symptoms correlates with increased risk of stroke among whites

Greater severity of depressive symptoms correlates with increased risk of stroke among whites

PET imaging has recently been shown to aid in the diagnosis of particular neurological syndromes associated with cancer

PET imaging has recently been shown to aid in the diagnosis of particular neurological syndromes associated with cancer

A popular supplement, coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), may help prevent migraine

A popular supplement, coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10), may help prevent migraine

People with uncontrolled epilepsy have low levels of a certain fatty acid

People with uncontrolled epilepsy have low levels of a certain fatty acid

Blood pressure drug helps delay ischemic brain damage in stroke patients

Blood pressure drug helps delay ischemic brain damage in stroke patients

Apolipoprotein E (APOE) gene may increase the risk of Parkinson’s disease

Apolipoprotein E (APOE) gene may increase the risk of Parkinson’s disease

Improvement of Parkinson’s disease symptoms when neurorestorative molecule pumped to the center of the brain

Improvement of Parkinson’s disease symptoms when neurorestorative molecule pumped to the center of the brain

Researchers show that language “center” of brain shifts with age

Researchers show that language “center” of brain shifts with age

The muscle supplement creatine is safe, but not effective, in pediatric neuromuscular disease

The muscle supplement creatine is safe, but not effective, in pediatric neuromuscular disease

A ten year study shows that surgery is not only effective, but the preferred treatment for select epilepsy patients

A ten year study shows that surgery is not only effective, but the preferred treatment for select epilepsy patients

Compulsory community treatment orders (CTOs) alone do not reduce admissions to psychiatric hospital

Compulsory community treatment orders (CTOs) alone do not reduce admissions to psychiatric hospital

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Women who have migraines with aura have a more than 50 percent increased risk of total stroke and 70 percent increase of ischemic stroke

Parkinson’s disease drug Pergolide effective in treating restless legs syndrome

Parkinson’s disease drug Pergolide effective in treating restless legs syndrome

Alzheimer’s drug has been shown to improve memory and cognition in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients

Alzheimer’s drug has been shown to improve memory and cognition in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients

Research yields new epilepsy guidelines

Research yields new epilepsy guidelines

NICE issues guidance on use of newer drugs for epilepsy in adults

NICE issues guidance on use of newer drugs for epilepsy in adults

Solvent used in nail polish may increase risk of breast and ovarian cancer

Solvent used in nail polish may increase risk of breast and ovarian cancer