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Crowdsourcing algorithms to predict epileptic seizures

A study by University of Melbourne researchers reveals clinically relevant epileptic seizure prediction is possible in a wider range of patients than […]

Illicit cannabis used for pain, mental health, sleep conditions

Australians who used illicit cannabis for medical reasons did so mainly to treat chronic pain, mental health, sleep and neurological […]

Spider venom strikes a blow against childhood epilepsy

A devastating form of childhood epilepsy that is resistant to traditional drugs may have met its match in spider venom. […]

Lamotrigine Tablets

Generic Name: lamotrigine Product Name: Sandoz Lamotrigine Indication: What lamotrigine is used for Sandoz Lamotrigine tablets are used for the […]

Genetic link to devastating epilepsies discovered

Families of children with severe epilepsies may be able to avoid having a second child born with the devastating disease, […]

Antiepileptic drugs increase risk of Alzheimer’s and dementia

The use of antiepileptic drugs is associated with an increased risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, according to a new […]

Monthly Brain Cycles Predict Seizures in Patients with Epilepsy

UC San Francisco neurologists have discovered monthly cycles of brain activity linked to seizures in patients with epilepsy. The finding, […]

Personalised epilepsy seizure prediction

The idea of personalised seizure prediction for epilepsy is closer to becoming a reality thanks to new research published today […]

Medicinal cannabis reduces epileptic seizures in children

A form of medicinal cannabis, cannabidiol, has significantly reduced convulsive seizures in a group of children with a severe form […]

Cannabis use in Australians with epilepsy

The first Australian nationwide survey on the experiences and opinions of medicinal cannabis use in people with epilepsy has revealed […]