The connection between epilepsy and mental health issues is well-established, but is not often addressed during initial diagnosis or evaluated throughout the course of treatment. In this episode, learn how you can approach these conversations with your doctor.
Seizure Tracker is a free app that empowers patients to take an active role in their epilepsy management while making a positive impact on the community at large.
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For decades advocate and educator Pat Gibson has provided patients and families with information and resources to help navigate the unpredictable world of epilepsy care.
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Learn about how EEG testing provides essential data for patients, doctors, and researchers battling epilepsy.
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CURE Taking Flight Grantee Dr. Gemma Carvill explains how genetic research discoveries in the lab can lead to precision care in the doctor’s office.
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All epilepsy patients and their caregivers should have a seizure action plan, and for those prone to seizure clusters rescue medications are a vital part of that plan. Now two new rescue meds provide greatly improved options.
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In honor of Infantile Spasms Awareness Week, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode on this severe pediatric epilepsy.
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You don’t have to be a neuroscientist to understand epilepsy research. Learn how people without a science background can be empowered by research.
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In honor of SUDEP Action Day, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode of Seizing Life exploring Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP), the risk factors, and ways patients, families, and caregivers can reduce the risk.
Kelly Cervantes sits in the guest seat to give fellow advocates tips on making a difference in the battle against epilepsy.
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Learn how this college student battles epilepsy stigma by speaking up and advocating like a champion.
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