News from Epilepsy Research UK

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ERUK study shows promising results for two antiepileptic drugs in pregnancy

An Epilepsy Research UK-funded study has shown that taking the antiepileptic drugs (AEDs) levetiracetam or topiramate during pregnancy may read more
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Assessing anti-epileptic drug risk in pregnancy: are new methods as reliable as traditional ones?

These are the findings from an Epilepsy Research UK (ERUK) grant, which was awarded to Dr Rachel Charlton, at the University of Bath, in 2014. read more

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New Study May help Determine Who Could and Who Shouldn’t Drive with Epilepsy

The results of a new study, presented at the annual meeting of the American Epilepsy Society, in Houston, Texas, could read more
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Reducing Calorie Intake May Reduce Epileptic Seizures

Reducing calorie intake could reduce seizures and be beneficial for people with epilepsy, according to a study published read more