Cannabis Proposed to Stop Severe Seizures in Children

Cannabis Proposed to Stop Severe Seizures in Children

Scientists regularly study marijuana, also known as cannabis, and have┬áproposed that cannabis stops severe seizures in children. Scientists are currently working on multiple strands of marijuana rich in cannabidiol (CBD) and low in tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Research on children with epilepsy, who endured severe seizures several times daily, has been presently focused on the correlation between […]

Epilepsy Found in Sea Lions Similar to Humans

Epilepsy Found in Sea Lions Similar to Humans

A recent study by researchers at the Stanford University School found that sea lions in California develop a type of epilepsy similar to what humans experience. The findings were published on March 19 in the Journal of Comparative Neurology. The sea lions are exposed to domoic acid, found in algae bloom, which is increasing in […]

Epilepsy and Valentines Day

Epilepsy and Valentines Day

Valentines Day is not only a time for hugs and kisses; St. Valentine, the patron of today’s occasion, is also one of the patron saints of epilepsy, so it is also a day to show some love to anyone you know with the neurological disorder, or a little bit more extra affection if a lover […]

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