Epilepsy Links and Other General Information.
University Comprehensive Epilepsy Program: Epilepsy Links and Program
Epilepsy: Frequently Asked Questions, by: James A. Whitlock, Jr., MD.
Implant: Can Reduce Epilepsy Seizures.
of Wisconsin: Neurology Department Staff Case Studies.
MediScene: MediScene is for
patients, consumers, families, physicians, nurses, attorneys, business
people - anyone interested in knowing about medicine. Information, pictures,
videos and more are at your fingertips
Sleep Medicine Home Page:
This home page lists resources regarding all aspects of sleep including, the
physiology of sleep, clinical sleep medicine, sleep research, federal and
state information, patient information, and business-related groups.
Melatonin, Sleep Published: Scientists at the MIT Clinical Research
Center have shown that tiny oral doses of melatonin can put people to sleep.
Treatment: In addition
to traditional anti-epileptic medications, surgical techniques have been
fine tuned to add greater benefit. New epilepsy medications are continually
introduced and recent resurgence of the ketogenic diet is providing greater
hope for the future.
Poetry As A Window: The
Department of Neurology at Massachusetts General Hospital For people with
neurological disorders, it can be incredibly frustrating trying to explain
to other people what it's like in my mind.
A Prayer for Epileptics. Created
by Paulette L. Motzk and presented here.
Central Forum: A www discussion group for neuropsychology and related
Epilepsy: Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain which takes the form of
Initial diagnosis of epilepsy is often a period of intense activity,
involving frequent visits to doctors, medical investigations and tests,
decisions about appropriate treatment and fine tuning of medications.
Stress And Epilepsy:
For people with epilepsy there may be additional stresses associated with
Older People: Understandably, growing old with a diagnosis of epilepsy
can pose additional challenges.
Employment: This page has been produced to answer those questions most
commonly asked by jobseekers with epilepsy, and to outline the basic steps
in developing an effective jobsearch strategy.
Of Epilepsy In Different Age Groups: A graphic table. uses
The Virtual Hospital:
University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa.
Legal Rights Of Persons With Epilepsy: Information on ordering the book.
Disabilities Informer: Assistive
technology and disability related information. (Site relocated in 2001, link
no longer points direct to "Disabilities Informer".)
Prescription For Health: Library
of videos for sale.
Information: Lots of links, including associations and legal resources.
Petit Mal Seizure: A brain disorder involving temporary disturbance of
brain function caused by abnormal electrical activity in the brain nerve
cells, characterized by abrupt, short-term lack of conscious activity.
Internet Resources Database:
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Internet Resources Database, the ultimate guide to all Internet Resources
for your PC
page is intended to provide the basic information about epilepsy and seizure
disorders to the general public.
Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain which takes the form of recurring
General Information and
FAQ: Washington University, St. Louis.
(Diseases): Galaxy- The Professional's Guide to a World of Information,
links and a search engine.