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the “Chuck Carmen” Orlando Walk For Epilepsy

the “Chuck Carmen” Orlando Walk For Epilepsy

               This a reminder to REGISTER TODAY ONLINE for the "Chuck Carmen" Orlando Walk For Epilepsy. We only have 10 days left until the walk!. We need your online presence, your in-person presence, your support as well as your ability to help spread the word...

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Seizures more common after venous stroke

Seizures more common after venous stroke

Epileptic seizures are frequent among patients with cerebral venous thrombosis—a blood clot affecting the venous system of the brain. A thesis from University of Gothenburg suggests that some of these patients should be diagnosed with epilepsy and offered medication...

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Bariatric Surgery Ups Epilepsy Risk

Bariatric Surgery Ups Epilepsy Risk

Epilepsy may be a long-term complication, but mechanism is unclear Bariatric surgery increased the risk of epilepsy, a retrospective Canadian study showed. Over a minimum of 3 years follow-up, bariatric surgery patients had a 45% increased risk of developing epilepsy...

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