Category: "Human Interest Epilepsy"

Lil Wayne says he can’t remember his own songs anymore due to memory loss

Lil Wayne says he can’t remember his own songs anymore due to memory loss

The 40-year-old musician has previously opened up about his experience with epilepsy and dealing with recurring and unprovoked seizures. Despite having a number of projects in the works and awaiting the vinyl release of his iconic “Tha Carter III” album, Lil Wayne says he can’t remember his songs anymore. The 40-year-old rapper, whose real name is Dwayne […]

Which Foods Are Best For People With Epilepsy?

Which Foods Are Best For People With Epilepsy?

Question: What foods are good to eat for people with epilepsy? Answer from Olga Taraschenko, MD, board-certified neurologist Some people with epilepsy are sensitive to carbohydrates, which can exacerbate their seizures. These patients should avoid sweets and simple carbs. A regular healthy diet with lots of fruits and vegetables is recommended for all other patients with seizures. Additionally, […]

Supporting Others With Epilepsy as a Peer Mentor

Supporting Others With Epilepsy as a Peer Mentor

In a recent article, I spoke mainly about the benefits of support groups, and I touched on how I’m now my state’s Peer Mentor Ambassador. While the official peer mentor programs are still being organized nationwide and even so are starting up, I’m now often the middle ground contact between Epilepsy Queensland Inc. and their new […]

Manage Epilepsy Through These 7 Holistic Wellness Strategies

Manage Epilepsy Through These 7 Holistic Wellness Strategies

Epilepsy may make daily life extremely challenging on both a mental and physical level. Despite advancements in medical technology, those who live with the illness continue to endure a particular set of difficulties that most people cannot comprehend. Fortunately, there are holistic approach to help you effectively manage your condition and live an independent life. […]

7 types of neurological disorder you must know

7 types of neurological disorder you must know

This article aims to illuminate seven fascinating types of neurological disorder that are essential for everyone to know. From cognitive impairments to motor dysfunction, neurological disorders significantly impact a person’s daily life and burden their families and society. 7 most common neurological disorders 1. Alzheimer’s Disease This devastating neurological disorder represents a profound unraveling of […]

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