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June 24, 2022

Is epilepsy genetic?

Is epilepsy genetic? Read our blog to find out about the ways genes are linked to epilepsy and what that means for your diagnosis
About Epilepsy
June 17, 2022

Epilepsy in the African American community

How does epilepsy affect the African American community? Read our introduction to seizure disorders, treatment and support.
About Epilepsy
June 10, 2022

Gelastic epilepsy: what you need to know about ‘laughing seizures’

Gelastic epilepsy, which causes ‘laughing seizures’ is a rare form of epilepsy. Learn more about gelastic seizures in our blog
About Epilepsy
May 31, 2022

Quality of life and management of epilepsy

Managing epilepsy well is all about getting the best possible quality of life. Read about methods for management of epilepsy
Lifestyle & Wellness
May 27, 2022

How does the epilepsy experience change as you get older?

How will your experience of epilepsy change over time? If you were diagnosed with epilepsy while young, read how it might change in time
About Epilepsy
May 20, 2022

Types of seizure: old versus new medical names

The words we use for different types of seizure have evolved a lot over time. Learn about the most up to date names for seizure types
About Epilepsy
May 18, 2022

Rebekah Kaska: The life of an epilepsy nurse

Meet Rebekah Kaska, an Epilepsy Nurse Practitioner at the level 4 epilepsy center Virginia Commonwealth University. Read how she got into nursing, what the job entails and her advice to patients.
Epsy Community
May 18, 2022

Brain trauma and seizures: what you need to know

Head injuries are a common cause of epilepsy. Learn about brain trauma and seizures in our blog, plus diagnosis and treatment.
About Epilepsy
May 6, 2022

Sodium valproate and pregnancy: what you need to know

There are significant risks associated with the epilepsy drug sodium valproate and pregnancy. Here’s what you need to know about this seizure medication
Lifestyle & Wellness

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