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With Epilepsy Treatment, The Goal Is To Keep Kids Seizure-Free

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Receiving IVIG treatment for ESES

Living Day by Day

emissourian.com
  • Marie Busch

    How did it go? My daughter's Neuro just suggested this treatment for her. We had her on a high dose of steroids and it worked well except for the weight gain, high blood pressure and cataracts she developed. They took her off steroid and she slipped back to where she was in the beginning. Now he is saying to try IVIG.

New findings provide answers for epilepsy

New findings provide answers for epilepsy

wildcat.arizona.edu

ESES: Electrical Status Epilepticus IN Sleep 

Additional Dietary Measures May Help Children with Epilepsy - "Researchers with Johns Hopkins Children’s Center have found that periodic fasting may help either in tandem or as an alternative to the ketogenic diet plan."

A substance made by the body when it uses fat as fuel could provide a new way of treating epilepsy, experts hope.

'Fat' drug could treat epilepsy

bbc.co.uk

Adding "calm down" genes to hyperactive brain cells has completely cured rats of epilepsy for the first time, say UK researchers.

'Calm down' genes treat epilepsy

bbc.co.uk

Someone you know has epilepsy.

Taking back the night in epilepsy

Our patients' stories: Taking back the night in epilepsy

childrenshospitalblog.org

Electrical Status Epilepticus in Sleep (ESES) and the Possibility of an Undetected Epilepsy

mi-RARE-cles: ESES - Electrical Status Epilepticus of Sleep

Jackson's Journey - A happy and sweet 9 year old boy, Jackson loves jumping on his trampoline, navigating the iPad, playing with his siblings, and of course his passion is trains. Jackson is diagnosed with cerebral palsy, epilepsy (ESES), autism and SPD.

Electrical Status Epilepticus in Sleep (ESES) and the Possibility of an Undetected Epilepsy

Daughter's Rare Epilepsy Has Franklin County Family Living Day by Day

Living Day by Day

emissourian.com

This looks promising! Simple wrist sensors let neurologists collect better data about patients with epilepsy — and could alert patients that they need to seek medical care.

Gauging seizures’ severity

web.mit.edu

Treating Epileptic Seizures in Kids by the Clock: Neurologist Develops Individualized Plans for Patients Who Don't Respond to Conventional Drug Therapies

Treating Epileptic Seizures in Kids by the Clock

online.wsj.com

Presentation by Dr. Riviello, he is currently at NYU.

Medscape Log In

medscape.org

Jackson - Fighting Epilepsy & ESES

Our Cause for Donations - Fighting Epilepsy & More |

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Sirena Doty, age 11, recently battled a rare epilepsy syndrome called electrical status epilepticus during slow sleep syndrome (ESES). Sirena is one of less than one percent of children with epilepsy to have ESES and to also receive life-altering brain surgery.

Epilepsy Fdn.-Sirena's Story

old.epilepsyfoundation.org