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Ketogenic diet beneficial for infants with genetic epilepsy

Infants with genetic epilepsy have better seizure control with ketogenic diet.

29 Aug 2019 10:57 AM

Neurons could slow progression of epilepsy in newborns

Neurons help in reducing seizures in newborns: Study.

23 Jul 2019 11:15 AM

Hyderabad Central University student found dead under suspicious conditions

Dipika was said to have been under medication as she was suffering from Neuro related disease and epilepsy.

22 Jul 2019 3:24 PM

Epilepsy closely linked to mental illnesses

Patients with schizophrenia, epilepsy die before 50 years.

18 May 2019 8:47 AM

Studies show Keto diet beneficial for armed forces

Obesity in military officers can be solved by keto diet.

05 May 2019 12:21 PM


Can fainting spells be life-threatening?

Here’s is all that you need to know about fainting and why identifying its underlying cause is extremely important.

29 Mar 2019 7:13 PM

Vegan diets for children can cause epilepsy, developmental disorders, expert warns

Doctor warns parents should not completely remove meat, eggs and dairy products from small children's diet, without consulting a dietician.

08 Dec 2018 12:04 PM

Ketogenic diet may prevent cognitive decline: Study

Ketogenic Diet has previously shown positive effects for patients with neurological disorders, like epilepsy, Parkinson's disease, autism.

15 Oct 2018 8:12 AM

This electronic device could stop epileptic seizures

Medication does not prevent seizures in three out of 10 patients.

30 Aug 2018 9:22 AM

Brain proteins help researchers better understand epilepsy

Understanding how the brain patterns activity can help explain how it might go wrong in a disorder like epilepsy.

10 Aug 2018 12:08 PM


Bizarre: Baby born with two faces in Indonesia

A two-month-old boy has an extra face and brain from his conjoined twin who failed to develop a body.

25 Jul 2018 3:50 PM

US approves first marijuana plant-derived drug for epilepsy

It becomes first cannabis-based drug to win approval in country, opening floodgates for more research into medicinal properties of plant.

26 Jun 2018 9:12 AM

Antiepileptic drugs could lead to birth defects

Some of the most common birth defects are caused by a neural tube that fails to close completely.

02 May 2018 8:36 PM

A new weapon against epilepsy

We are what scientists call mosaics - bunches of cells that may have different genotypes buried deep within us.

28 Apr 2018 2:31 PM

Mumbai: 18-yr-old dies after suffering epilepsy attack inside public toilet

Ibrahim Sheikh, a resident of Dharavi, had come to meet his aunt who along with others was protesting near the Metro-3 office in BKC.

20 Apr 2018 7:48 PM


Exposure to epilepsy drug in womb can hamper kid's grades

Here is what a new study has found.

30 Mar 2018 5:26 PM

Cannabis compound may reduce epileptic seizures: study

Cannabidiol (CBD), one of the many active compounds in the cannabis (marijuana) plant, has gained attention as a treatment for epilepsy.

28 Feb 2018 5:58 PM

Taking herbal remedies with prescription drugs may be harmful

Here is what a new study has found.

05 Feb 2018 12:24 PM

Epilepsy drugs work for most patients, but there’s room for improvement

The overall likelihood of seizure control was lowest for individuals with numerous seizures in the year before treatment began.

30 Dec 2017 1:17 PM

Medicinal cannabis not a scheduled drug, good for health: WHO

There are no plans to legalise cannabis as it would not address the harm to individuals and communities.

14 Dec 2017 6:33 PM