Migraine is associated with an increased risk for stroke among active smokers, but not nonsmokers, new research shows.
The findings, from a population-based multiethnic cohort study of stroke incidence, were […]
EpilepsyUni wrote a new post, Study finds girls with mild autism susceptible to treatment-resistant epilepsy, on the site EpilepsyU 2 days, 12 hours ago
New York — In a study published in the June issue of Autism Research, researchers at the New York University observed that girls with mild autism are susceptible to what scientists call ‘treatment-resistant’ […]
Patients with idiopathic generalized epilepsies (IGE) can also have focal seizure symptoms. A team of Australian researchers has added some findings that indicate which patients are more likely to have both types […]
A nasal spray formulation of midazolam may diminish repeated seizures and lower the risk of generalized tonic-clonic seizures in hospitalized epilepsy patients, researchers found.
In a retrospective analysis of […]
Chuck Carmen wrote a new post, New FDA-Approved Device For Treatment Of Drug-Resistant Epilepsy Now Offering Hope To Patients In U.S., on the site EpilepsyU 4 days, 9 hours ago
In just one month following FDA approval of the AspireSR® generator for the VNS Therapy® System, leading hospitals across approximately 40 states have begun providing this new treatment option for patients with […]
Chuck Carmen wrote a new post, Couple thrilled by daughter’s early response to medical marijuana, on the site EpilepsyU 4 days, 11 hours ago
It’s early days, but a Hibbing couple are ecstatic about their daughter’s initial response to treatment with medical marijuana.
“We gave her her first dose on Friday morning,” Angie Weaver said on Monday about […]