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Epilepsy is not a life sentence — women can still work and marry like anyone else: Dr Prithika Chary

The event was hosted by ABHAYA, a support group for women started by EPICENTTRE (Epilepsy Institute & Centre for Treatment, Training, Research & Education).

published on : 13th February 2019

Arogya Karnataka helps 21-year-old fight epilepsy

When a 21-year-old college-going woman was diagnosed with epilepsy, freedom became a distant dream for her.

published on : 12th February 2019

Doctor Answers: Can epilepsy medicines lead to weight gain, hair loss?

I had an epileptic attack 6 years ago. My doctor suggested I take INTAS Valprol - CR 750 mg twice a day.

published on : 24th January 2019

New 'brain pacemaker' may help treat epilepsy, Parkinson's 

The electrical signatures that precede a seizure or tremor can be extremely subtle, and the frequency and strength of electrical stimulation required to prevent them is equally touchy.

published on : 2nd January 2019

Brain zapping may alleviate depression

Previous studies have explored deep brain stimulation (DBS) for mood disorders, but its success depends critically on target selection.

published on : 3rd December 2018

Novel tool may improve quality of life for epilepsy patients

The study can determine the necessity for treatment, which may result in improved seizure control, reduction in anti-epileptic medications and reduce the risk of sudden unexpected death in epilepsy.

published on : 29th September 2018

After the deluge,epilepsy patients to get aid

The recent devastating monsoon and the subsequent floods and landslides in Kerala have thrown the lives of many affected people disarray.

published on : 25th September 2018

Epilepsy - All you need to

Recent research shows that many such epileptic disorders have a genetic component which need not always run in families.

published on : 28th August 2018

Brain proteins help to understand epilepsy

EEG tests showed brain waves moving out of control, mimicking patterns seen in humans with epilepsy and anxiety.

published on : 10th August 2018

Dr Reddy's launches anti-epilepsy drug in US market

The drug has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA).

published on : 19th June 2018

Epilepsy associated with brain volume differences: Study

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects 0.6-1.5% of the global population, comprising many different syndromes and conditions, and defined by a tendency for seizures.

published on : 22nd January 2018