June, 2011

Music and Epilepsy

Music and Epilepsy

Music and epilepsy is a very complex subject. To people that have auditory epilepsy or seizures that are triggered by music or sound, the thought of music as a treatment is a very strange idea. His name was Kung Tsu Chen.  He was a Chinese poet in 1847 when he described a rare but very […]

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Check out EpilepsyU Mobile!

Check out EpilepsyU Mobile!

The new EpilepsyU is fully mobile capable. Almost every feature is available on the new mobile app! Simply visit this site on your iPhone, iPod touch, iPad, Android powered device, and other supported “smart” mobiles to view our mobile site. If you visit on an iOS device, add our bookmark to your “home screen” for […]

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SUDEP Recommendations

SUDEP Recommendations

Dr. Larry Hirsch and other investigators published a report of the National Institutes of Health Workshop on Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) in the May 31, 2011, issue of the journal Neurology. The report summarizes the discussions and recommendations of the workgroup including lessons learned from investigations of sudden infant death syndrome, sudden cardiac […]

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