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  1. Using a Virus to Treat Disease

    Using a Virus to Treat Disease

    New virus-based method opens wide range of options to treat various diseases The ability to switch disease-causing genes on and off remains a dream for many physicians, research scientists and patients. Research teams from across the world are busy turning this dream into a reality, incuding a team of researchers...

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  2. Epilepsy May Triple ADHD Risk, Danish Study Finds

    Epilepsy May Triple ADHD Risk, Danish Study Finds

    Children who suffer from epilepsy or fever-related seizures may face a higher risk of also having attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), new Danish research suggests. The findings echo those of some previous research. But, U.S. experts said the new study is notable because of the large number of study participants — nearly...

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  3. Teens With Epilepsy Prone to Depression

    Teens With Epilepsy Prone to Depression

    One in nine teens will experience depression but for teenagers who have epilepsy the fact is that up to 60 percent of them will experience depression or another psychiatric illness.   A double whammy because along with the seizure disorder,they’re much more prone to depression and other psychiatric problems. What’s worse,...

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