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Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a seizure disorder that can interrupt your life. Understanding its causes, symptoms, and methods of treatment can allow you to take an active role in managing the condition.
Managing Epilepsy
How Epilepsy Is Treated
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Epilepsy: Coping, Support, and Living Well
Recognizing seizure phases
Seizure Phases: Before, During, and After a Seizure
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Seizures: Overview and More
Checking the pulse of someone who has collapsed and is having a seizure
First Aid for Epilepsy Seizures
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Trokendi XR: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
Electroencephalogram (EEG) on a 27-year old woman
Todd's Paralysis: Overview and More
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Banzel: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
Feeling an aura before a seizure
Seizure Aura: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
A seizure ictal phase
Ictal Seizure Phase: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Picking up a prescription from the pharmacy
Oxcarbazepine (Trileptal): Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, Precautions
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Doose Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Infant in neonatal intensive care
Ohtahara Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Epileptic seizure EEG
Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)
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Atonic Seizures: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Coping
Soothing child with seizure
Rolandic Epilepsy: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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How a Sleep-Deprived EEG May Diagnose Seizures
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Can Stress Cause Seizures?
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Potiga: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, and Precautions
Woman picking up a prescription from the pharmacy
Neurontin: Uses, Side Effects, Dosages, and Precautions
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Photosensitive Epilepsy: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Woman discussing anti-epileptic drug options with a pharmacist
Anti-Epileptic Drugs and Medications
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Risks and Complications of Seizures in Epilepsy
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Tonic-Clonic Seizures: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
The Responsive Neurostimulation (RNS) System
Responsive Neurostimulation (RNS) System for Epilepsy
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Cannabidiol (CBD) for Epilepsy Treatment
Electroencephalogram (EEG) on a 4-year old girl. Epilepsy tracing on the screen.
Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment
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Zarontin (Ethosuximide) for Treating Seizures
Mysoline Anti-Seizure Medication: Uses and Side Effects
Rasmussen's Encephalitis
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Status Epilepticus: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
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Dravet Syndrome: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
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Ketogenic Diet for Epilepsy and Sample Menu
An EEG test is performed on an epilepsy patient.
The Postictal Phase of a Seizure
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Can a Gluten-Free Diet Treat Epilepsy and Seizures?
SPECT Scanner.
SPECT Scan: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results