Seizure News and Research

Latest Seizure News and Research

Study confirms safety of electroconvulsive therapy for treatment of mental conditions

Study confirms safety of electroconvulsive therapy for treatment of mental conditions

Focused ultrasound may benefit some patients with epilepsy

Focused ultrasound may benefit some patients with epilepsy

Combining clinical and EEG factors can help better predict treatment response in epilepsy patients

Combining clinical and EEG factors can help better predict treatment response in epilepsy patients

Gene therapy strategy against Angelman syndrome shows early promise

Gene therapy strategy against Angelman syndrome shows early promise

Study investigates whether continued magnetic seizure therapy can prevent relapse of depression

Study investigates whether continued magnetic seizure therapy can prevent relapse of depression

UVA researchers identify an unknown trigger for epilepsy seizures

UVA researchers identify an unknown trigger for epilepsy seizures

Rewarming after cooling therapy increases the odds of seizures in oxygen-deprived newborns

Rewarming after cooling therapy increases the odds of seizures in oxygen-deprived newborns

NYU Langone launches new center to advance scientific discovery and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

NYU Langone launches new center to advance scientific discovery and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases

The neurological effects of COVID-19

The neurological effects of COVID-19

Large study of COVID vaccine side effects in Sweden

Large study of COVID vaccine side effects in Sweden

Detailed atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex will provide a springboard for future research

Detailed atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex will provide a springboard for future research

Study provides new insights into how cannabis extracts may work to treat epilepsy

Study provides new insights into how cannabis extracts may work to treat epilepsy

Inexpensive anti-seizure drug benefits Alzheimer's patients with silent epileptic activity

Inexpensive anti-seizure drug benefits Alzheimer's patients with silent epileptic activity

Electroconvulsive therapy reduces deaths by suicide among depressed elders

Electroconvulsive therapy reduces deaths by suicide among depressed elders

UC San Diego receives $12.25 million NIH grant to improve epilepsy treatment

UC San Diego receives $12.25 million NIH grant to improve epilepsy treatment

“Batman Sam” fights cancer with care from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center

“Batman Sam” fights cancer with care from Johns Hopkins Children’s Center

Seizures as a main manifestation of severe pediatric SARS-CoV-2 infection

Seizures as a main manifestation of severe pediatric SARS-CoV-2 infection

Pet dogs can detect specific smell associated with epileptic seizures

Pet dogs can detect specific smell associated with epileptic seizures

Polygenic risk scores could be used as a tool to help diagnose epilepsy

Polygenic risk scores could be used as a tool to help diagnose epilepsy

Pfizer COVID-19 jab side effects likely to be mild to moderate in extremely vulnerable 12-15 year olds

Pfizer COVID-19 jab side effects likely to be mild to moderate in extremely vulnerable 12-15 year olds