| Jul 23, 2013
| 9:21 PM
A little over two years ago, when I was 7, I was diagnosed with epilepsy. It was hard for my family to find the resources they needed to help me. South Dakota is one of only two states in the United States without a local Epilepsy Foundation affiliate....
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:02 AM
As he walked along a sidewalk, the man was dressed normally except for a battered football helmet, which seemed amusing.
Suddenly, his whole body went rigid, forming an arch, and he fell, with the back of that helmet hitting the concrete first.
| Jul 10, 2013
| 8:49 AM
During his lifetime, Henry Molaison was a human anomaly: a world-famous man whose name nobody knew.
Until he died in 2008, Molaison was known worldwide simply as "H.M." "H.M." lost his ability to form, store and access new memories after a disastrous...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 7:28 PM
There are other places that will do it to you, but you never sweat more than at a golf tournament.
Especially when you are working on the hottest week of the year.
Of course the weather gods decided for this week to crack the 90 degree mark in...
| Jun 11, 2013
| 6:55 PM
Jeff Klauk was a shooting star in 2003 after he won the Wichita Open.
He went on to earn his PGA Tour card and compete on the big stage for a couple seasons. Then he suffered a seizure and his golf game took a turn.
"A lot of people have a seizure...
| Jan 18, 2013
| 8:02 PM
A federal jury on Friday awarded $12 million to a man who said he was deprived of prescribed epilepsy medication while serving time at Statesville Correction Center, leading to permanent injuries, according to the law firm which represented the man.
| Dec 19, 2012
| 4:35 PM
On a recent rainy, seemingly uneventful Wednesday afternoon, my friend started screaming. This was unlike any scream I had ever heard, and for good reason: She thought her 10-month-old baby, Declan, was dying.
I turned to Declan and instantly thought...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 12:33 PM
| May 6, 2013
| 4:56 PM
The Food and Drug Administration is warning physicians that women who suffer migraine headaches and are pregnant or may become pregnant should not use the drugs valproate or valproic acid to prevent the severe headaches, in light of new evidence showing...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 1:55 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Women who take the epilepsy drug valproate during pregnancy are three times more likely to have a child with an autism spectrum disorder, suggests new research based on close to 700,000 babies born in Denmark.
| Mar 20, 2013
| 1:13 PM
Lee Brice Aberdeen concert:
The doors open at 6:45 p.m. Friday. The music starts about 7:15 p.m. with a performance by Dustin Evans and Good Times.Where: Dakota Event Center, 716 Lamont St.
Tickets: General admission is $25. Tickets are standing...