Seizure News and Research

Latest Seizure News and Research

Study warns against global use of old asthma medicines for kids' coughs

Study warns against global use of old asthma medicines for kids' coughs

Oral midazolam more effective than rectal diazepam for the emergency treatment of seizures in children

Oral midazolam more effective than rectal diazepam for the emergency treatment of seizures in children

Most perinatal strokes lead to neurologic disorders

Most perinatal strokes lead to neurologic disorders

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Possible cure for Huntington's disease

Neurological complication may result from rapid withdrawal from pregabalin

Neurological complication may result from rapid withdrawal from pregabalin

Potential novel treatment targets for the most common form of childhood epilepsy

Potential novel treatment targets for the most common form of childhood epilepsy

Routine immunization virtually eliminates major killer of young children in the Gambia

Routine immunization virtually eliminates major killer of young children in the Gambia

Pomegranate juice may help babies resist brain injuries from low oxygen

Pomegranate juice may help babies resist brain injuries from low oxygen

1.7 million will be anxious when Medicare coverage of anxiety drugs ceases

1.7 million will be anxious when Medicare coverage of anxiety drugs ceases

fMRI enables noninvasive evaluation of epilepsy patients

fMRI enables noninvasive evaluation of epilepsy patients

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Guidelines for treatment of essential tremor

Marijuana activists nervous after raids

Marijuana activists nervous after raids

Brazil patent seizure threatens global trade and public health

Brazil patent seizure threatens global trade and public health

Brain surgery for epilepsy means patients still free of fits 30 years later

Brain surgery for epilepsy means patients still free of fits 30 years later

Prognosis is good for people who have epilepsy surgery

Prognosis is good for people who have epilepsy surgery

No need to rush to take epilepsy drugs

No need to rush to take epilepsy drugs

No significant long-term benefit in administering immediate treatment to those with early epilepsy

No significant long-term benefit in administering immediate treatment to those with early epilepsy

Giving individuals with single or infrequent seizures immediate treatment does not reduce their risk of seizure recurrence in the long-term

Giving individuals with single or infrequent seizures immediate treatment does not reduce their risk of seizure recurrence in the long-term

Rituximab provides new hope for people with lupus

Rituximab provides new hope for people with lupus

Doctors study surgery to stop epileptic seizures

Doctors study surgery to stop epileptic seizures