Epilepsy News and Research

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New research takes a close look at the most prevalent neurotransmitter in the brain

New research takes a close look at the most prevalent neurotransmitter in the brain

In utero exposure to mother’s drugs may affect development of newborn's brain networks

In utero exposure to mother’s drugs may affect development of newborn's brain networks

New evidence from a zebrafish model may help understand how epileptic seizures originate

New evidence from a zebrafish model may help understand how epileptic seizures originate

New study paves the way for first drug treatment for sleep apnea

New study paves the way for first drug treatment for sleep apnea

Exercise maintains insulin and body mass index levels to help protect brain volume

Exercise maintains insulin and body mass index levels to help protect brain volume

Researchers publish consensus statement for the study of recalled experiences surrounding death

Researchers publish consensus statement for the study of recalled experiences surrounding death

Study identifies risk factors for severe COVID-19 in hospitalized children in Canada

Study identifies risk factors for severe COVID-19 in hospitalized children in Canada

New Russian-language protocol for fMRI enables preoperative mapping of language areas

New Russian-language protocol for fMRI enables preoperative mapping of language areas

People with some types of epilepsy may have a lower quality of life, study suggests

People with some types of epilepsy may have a lower quality of life, study suggests

Implant placed alongside a blood vessel could replace bulkier devices that stimulate nerves

Implant placed alongside a blood vessel could replace bulkier devices that stimulate nerves

Investigational new drug may be safe for patients with mild cognitive impairment, dementia

Investigational new drug may be safe for patients with mild cognitive impairment, dementia

Higher doses of anti-seizure drugs may be necessary to maintain seizure control in pregnant women

Higher doses of anti-seizure drugs may be necessary to maintain seizure control in pregnant women

Puerto Rican people with diabetes and high blood pressure show greater brain structural disruptions

Puerto Rican people with diabetes and high blood pressure show greater brain structural disruptions

Researchers discover potential link between inflammation and structure of specific brain regions

Researchers discover potential link between inflammation and structure of specific brain regions

Researchers discover a four-protein complex that may play key role in generating ribosomes

Researchers discover a four-protein complex that may play key role in generating ribosomes

Researchers find possible window of opportunity to target astrocyte abnormalities during ALS treatment

Researchers find possible window of opportunity to target astrocyte abnormalities during ALS treatment

Stimulation of the auditory cortex improves speech perception over background noise

Stimulation of the auditory cortex improves speech perception over background noise

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Researchers use optoacoustics for high-precision neuromodulation

Older people taking statins have lower chance of developing parkinsonism later, study suggests

Older people taking statins have lower chance of developing parkinsonism later, study suggests

New device based on concert hall acoustics enables noninvasive, ultrasound brain treatments

New device based on concert hall acoustics enables noninvasive, ultrasound brain treatments