Rethinking Seizure Care Blog

The Relationship between Hemiplegia and Epilepsy

What is Hemiplegia? Hemiplegia is a neurological condition that affects either the left or the right hemisphere of the brain. The left hemisphere of the brain controls the right ...

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Link Between Noise Pollution, Air Pollution, and Epilepsy

Despite the amount of research and the number of studies regarding epilepsy, there is still a lot of mystery left to this condition. This neurological disorder can stem from many ...

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Long Term Effects of Concussions Suffered in Sports

Sports are popular all around the world. Many sports are dangerous and have the potential to cause concussions for those who play. There are dangers at every level from small ...

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A Traumatic Brain Injury Could Lead to Seizures

The process of epileptogenesis tends to be gradual, and it is during this process that the brain develops epilepsy. Still, this process is not entirely understood. Epilepsy is a ...

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Mild Traumatic Brain Injury and Epilepsy Development

When someone undergoes a focal traumatic brain injury (TBI), it will induce something called astrogliosis. This is a process that is vital to ensure protection for uninjured areas ...

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Epileptic Seizures and Strobe Lights at Concerts

There are many different types of visual triggers that have potential to cause epileptic seizures. Recently, a young concert-goer at a music festival collapsed and suffered an ...

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