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'31-10-2014 | Two Australian doctors share Prize for Science for epilepsy research' image

31-10-2014 | Two Australian doctors share Prize for Science for epilepsy research

Professor SAM Berkovic and Professor Ingrid Scheffer will share Australia's top science award for pioneering research on epilepsy » read more

 

22-10-2014 | Pharmacists highlight shortages in medicines including anti-epileptic drugs

The Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) have issued a statement highlighting shortages in a number of medications in Ireland including AEDs Epilim (Sodium Valproate) and Lyrica (Pregabalin). » read more

 

10-10-2014 | New recommendations on strengthening restrictions on the use of Valproate in women and girls.

The European Medicines Agency Pharmacovigilance and Risk Assessment Committee (PRAC) has completed its review of the epilepsy drug Valproate (Epilim) and has today recommended strengthening the restrictions on the use of valproate-containing medicines due to the risk of malformations and developmental problems in children exposed to valproate in the womb. » read more

 

07-10-2014 | Positive Outcomes for Difficult to Control Epilepsy

A new study has highlighted the potentially positive outcomes that people with difficult to control epilepsy can achieve even after being rejected for surgical treatment. » read more

 
'17-09-2014 |  New alarm system to launch later this month' image

17-09-2014 | New alarm system to launch later this month

PulseGuard ™ is a new alarm system developed by the Perry family in the UK for their son Tom, who has severe epilepsy. » read more

 
'11-09-2014 | RCSI researchers play key role in international collaboration uncovering the genetic mysteries of epilepsy' image

11-09-2014 | RCSI researchers play key role in international collaboration uncovering the genetic mysteries of epilepsy

RCSI researchers, with support from Epilepsy Ireland played a leading role in a study recently published in the Lancet Neurology that has made an important step in discovering that whether we develop epilepsy or not may be determined by the combination of genes we inherit. » read more

 

10-09-2014 | Could Omega-3 Fish Oil prevent seizures

A new study claims people with epilepsy could reduce seizure frequency by consuming low doses of omega-3 fish oil every day. » read more

 

08-09-2014 | Research Project on Medical Marijuana for Epilepsy Patients

For some time now some parents have turned to medical marijuana to treat their children's epilepsy, crediting the drug with dramatically reducing seizure activity. » read more

 

20-08-2014 | Light therapy for epilepsy

Researchers in the US are using an experimental therapy called optogenetics to develop new ways of controlling seizures. Optogenetics uses weakened viruses with light sensitive proteins or opsins to create an electrical current which is triggered by light. » read more

 

15-08-2014 | Rolandic cortex surgery - an effective means of treatment?

A new study from Germany has underlined the benefits associated with epilepsy surgery of the rolandic and immediate perirolandic cortex, as well as the potential risks of this treatment approach. » read more

 
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