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A new tool to study the genetics of epilepsy

Background Epilepsy susceptibility genes, which don’t necessarily cause epilepsy but render a person more likely to develop it if exposed to read more
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Epilepsy debate in the House of Commons – please help!

The All-Party Parliamentary Group on Epilepsy, led by MPs Laura Sandys and Cheryl Gillan, has secured a backbench debate on epilepsy in the House read more

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Seizures in public places ‘associated with anxiety and depression’

Adolescents with epilepsy are more likely to experience seizures in public places if they are affected by high levels of read more
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New study highlights factors affecting cognitive side effects with AED usage

A new study has shed light on the various factors affecting the development of patient-reported cognitive side effects read more