Category: "Epilepsy"

Can people with epilepsy get tattoos?

Can people with epilepsy get tattoos?

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that can affect people of all ages. Individuals with epilepsy experience sudden changes in the brain’s electrical activity, called seizures. During a seizure, they may jerk, shake, or twitch. They may also lose consciousness. Due to these symptoms, a person with epilepsy may have concerns about getting a tattoo, a form of […]

Best CBD Gummies For Sleep, Anxiety and Pain Relief To Try In 2022

Best CBD Gummies For Sleep, Anxiety and Pain Relief To Try In 2022

It is a plant-based extract with numerous therapeutic benefits, such as anxiety relief, pain relief, epilepsy, etc. Cannabidiol or CBD has recently received so much media coverage, and you might have heard its name mainly for its association with the controversial marijuana plant. Although this plant has been around forever, it has suddenly become so […]

Winnipeg’s Health Sciences Centre will be home to new adult epilepsy surgical program in 2023 Social Sharing

Winnipeg’s Health Sciences Centre will be home to new adult epilepsy surgical program in 2023 Social Sharing

Manitoba government providing $2.5 million annually in operating funds The province is establishing an adult epilepsy program so that children and adults with the neurological condition will no longer have to go out of province to receive life-changing surgeries. The program will be run at Health Sciences Centre (HSC) Winnipeg where it is expected to […]

Epilepsy drug found to thwart nervous system tumor growth

Epilepsy drug found to thwart nervous system tumor growth

What if an already-Food and Drug Administration-approved drug could help treat a particularly troublesome disorder? Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have found just such a use for one drug, according to a press release by the institution published earlier this month. An old drug with a new purpose The condition is neurofibromatosis type […]

Grandstand. Epilepsy and pregnancy: motherhood is possible under medical supervision

Grandstand. Epilepsy and pregnancy: motherhood is possible under medical supervision

Epilepsy complicates a woman’s reproductive life. However, improved diagnosis and treatment of this disease, as well as better social adaptation, have enabled most women with epilepsy to marry and have children. The collaboration between the neurologist and the obstetrician is important in order to optimize the management of women suffering from epilepsy who wish to […]

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