| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:06 PM
Meredith French squeezes her eyes shut and shakes her head when she wants an oncoming seizure to go away.
"It doesn't work, though," she said.
The 9-year-old has temporal lobe epilepsy. She wants to raise awareness about the disorder, which does not...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 2:50 PM
A healthy gift this holiday season. While crowds packed the stores on black Friday and others shopped online -- some chose to give a miracle. It's a new campaign aimed at offering a chance to fulfill holiday wishes with a gift from the heart.
| Nov 9, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Once thought safe with an Election Day victory, David Axelrod's mustache has been moved back to the tossup column.
President Barack Obama's senior strategist said Thursday that he would shave his mustache on live television if he can raise $1 million for...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 2:02 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A drug approved to prevent seizures may also help obese people lose a few pounds when it's added to therapy and nutritional guidance, a new small trial suggests.
But people who took zonisamide also reported more side effects,...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 11:04 PM
From trauma and terror good things, even remarkable things, sometimes come.
Our older dog, Flynn, has epilepsy, as has been chronicled (way too often, critics would say) in this newspaper. It’s heartbreaking to see him frothing, banging and...
| Nov 3, 2012
Sunday @ 5pm Spooky Reptilian Masquerade Fundraiser The Reptile Zoo 18818 Brookhurst Street Fountain Valley (714) 964-3525 www.TheReptileZoo.com Where's your costume? You're going to need it for the Spooky Reptilian Masquerade at The Reptile Zoo in...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 12:06 PM
Epilepsy affects many Hoosier children–but new treatments are helping kids live life to the fullest.
Paige Anderson looks like a normal 9-year-old girl. However, that was far from the case three years ago, when she suffered her first seizure....
| Jun 7, 2012
| 1:17 PM
“I want to know how everyone else in Smithsburg has to follow the rules, and a councilman on West Water Street does not. A jungle of plants almost completely surround and hide a fire hydrant, and obstruct the sidewalk. Everyone else gets citations...
| Aug 24, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Indiana's first neuroscience center will soon open.
A special ceremony was held Friday at the new Indiana University Health Neuroscience Center on West 16th Street.
Beginning Monday, the center will treat Alzheimer's disease, brain tumors, epilepsy,...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 6:02 AM
Leete Garten says the Abilities Network, the Towson-based nonprofit that provides an array of services for Marylanders with disabilities, has not only made his life better; it has become a big part of his life.
And because of this, it will always hold...
| Jun 20, 2012
Kylee Basham has half a brain. Literally. The 30-year-old Navy wife, who moved to Newport News from Arizona with her husband, Joshua, a year ago, has beaten the odds. At age 17, tired of living with multiple daily seizures and desperate to be able to...