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What does autism look like in the brain?

What does autism look like in the brain?

People on the autism spectrum often dislike exposure to unexpected stimuli, but why is that? New research takes a look at what happens in the brain, and how that relates to a person's ability to tolerate exposure to various stimuli.  What happens in the...

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The Role Of Autoantibodies In Epilepsy

The Role Of Autoantibodies In Epilepsy

The immune system normally protects a person from infections by making specialised agents called antibodies which normally recognise “foreign targets” and destroy them. Doctors utilise this function through vaccinations, which are used for immunization. Sometimes, the...

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MUSIC MAY HELP AGAINST EPILEPSY

MUSIC MAY HELP AGAINST EPILEPSY

According to scientists from Ohio state University (USA), the brains of people with epilepsy in a special way responds to music compared to people without this disease. Researchers believe that the music for patients with epilepsy can be used as a method of therapy...

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How does stress affect the brain?

How does stress affect the brain?

Regular exposure to stress can impact our physical and mental health, but how does it actually affect our brains? One new Harvard Medical School study answers that question. According to new research, high levels of stress hormones can impact how well the brain...

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Nocturnal Monitoring May Reduce SUDEP in Severe Epilepsy

Nocturnal Monitoring May Reduce SUDEP in Severe Epilepsy

Monitoring patients with severe epilepsy in residential care facilities during the night was associated with a much lower rate of sudden unexplained death in epilepsy (SUDEP), a new study found. "Our study was conducted in patients with severe epilepsy and learning...

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What are the health effects of chronic stress?

What are the health effects of chronic stress?

We share this article since we all know stress is a trigger for seizures. EpilepsyUShort-lived feelings of stress are a regular part of daily life. When these feelings become chronic, or long-lasting, they can severely impact a person's health.In this article, we look...

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