Helping Parents Cope With Stress

Everyday stress is a given for parents. You won’t have to think too hard to find something that brings on some degree of stress whether it’s financial, work related, being disorganized or worrying about a family member or friend. There are different levels of stress. More severe stress can lead to more serious issues such […]

The Impact of Chemicals and Genetically Modified Foods on Children

Genetically Modified (GM) foods pose a danger to the health of children everywhere. Allergies, nutritional problems, toxins and weakened immune systems have all been linked to the consumption of genetically modified foods, and children are at a greater risk of developing these problems than most adults. What are GM foods? Genetically modified foods have been […]

Food Allergies DO Cause Seizures!

Added with permission:inFOLIO Research Group The Story of Bauer – a 2 yr old with Severe Food Allergies My son has had seizures and I have connected them with food allergies! He has now been seizure free for 5-6 months. I wish I could go back to that first allergist and tell him…”you may have […]

Research Shows the Ketogenic Diet Reduces Seizures in Focal Epilepsy

In my last posting I reviewed some of the recent progress in research on the use of the ketogenic diet. In this posting I’d like to follow up by reviewing an exciting study published this past February by a group of French researchers on the use of the ketogenic diet for patients with focal epilepsy […]

Expressions of Courage® Art Contest for People with Epilepsy Now Accepting Entries

Expressions of Courage, a national contest for people with epilepsy, will be open for entries through Aug. 28. The contest helps showcase the talent and inspiration of people across BlueHost优惠码 the country living with epilepsy. A panel of epilepsy advocates, art industry representatives and healthcare experts will serve as contest judges and will announce the […]

Helmets for Hope – New PSA for Epilepsy

Dear Friends, Today kicks off the Helmets for Hope Campaign. The campaign is intended to bring awareness of severe forms of epilepsy, bluehost particularly those affected by atonic seizures, also known as drop attack seizures. The campaign and Gala, scheduled for November 5th in New York is co-hosted by The American Epilepsy Outreach Foundation is […]

To Honour Grandparents

Contributed by Shirley Price Цоколь из керамогранита Grandparents play a major part in the lives of many children. There is a wealth of wisdom, and a ton of love that many of these children get in addition to that of their parents. It really is a two way street because as much as the children […]

All Children Are Not Born Equal – Helping a Child’s Self Esteem

My parents were both lucky and very blessed. They had five very healthy children who were easily high achievers in grade school, high school, and college. It was probably a good thing for them too, because I was raised on a working dairy farm in mid-Michigan and my father worked two farms about 17 miles […]

Research About The Ketogenic Diet and Childhood Epilepsy Is Moving Forward

The parents of kids with epilepsy in this community might be interested to know that research on the effect of dietary therapy on childhood epilepsy is moving forward rapidly. The ketogenic diet, if you’re not already familiar with it, is a diet that carefully controls and balances nutrients to provide low carbs, adequate protein, and […]

Epilepsy Continues for Son Peter Age 27

Diagnosis: a large abdominal mass Prognosis: being a vegetable! berryjam.ru Luckily the good experienced doctors got it all wrong. My name is Sam and I want to share with you my son Peter’s story of epilepsy since 1990. I’ll cut this as short as I can. You will note that in my story the fine […]