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12 Best Foods for a Healthy Brain and Better Memory

12 Best Foods for a Healthy Brain and Better Memory

These foods will help you maintain a healthy brain and may even prevent conditions like dementia. It's not often that the brain thinks about itself and all that it does to keep us properly functioning. However, the reality is that it takes a lot of energy to think,...

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8 Things to Know to Prevent Epilepsy Seizures

8 Things to Know to Prevent Epilepsy Seizures

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects the electrical activity in the brain. Recurring seizures and sudden and temporary disruptions of normal brain function characterize it. Seizures can manifest in many ways, ranging from mild symptoms like blank staring...

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Don’t Forget Tonight “Zoom-Learn-Ask”

Don’t Forget Tonight “Zoom-Learn-Ask”

Please Register Advocacy in Epilepsy Educational Program   Epilepsy and Women: Treatment Considerations   Date: January 24, 2023 Time: 6:00 pm-7:00 pm EST Register by using the link below: https://bit.ly/3jYxnpq

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Understanding Epilepsy and Depression

Understanding Epilepsy and Depression

Depression, also called major depressive disorder (MDD), commonly occurs in people with epilepsy and contributes to a lower quality of life, increased time in hospitals, and less control over seizures. Though the two illnesses often occur together, depression is...

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Aura Stories – Final Episode, December 27th 2022

Aura Stories – Final Episode, December 27th 2022

This past year, Mike’s role changed at the Epilepsy Association.  He is now the Prevention & Education Coordinator.   This means he is visiting schools and events, raising awareness about Epilepsy and connecting with the community. “I love helping people.  And if...

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Aura Stories – Episode 3, December 22nd 2022

Aura Stories – Episode 3, December 22nd 2022

In looking back, Mike knows he was having episodes far longer than before his grand mal seizure.  He experienced loss of time, feeling strange. He simply didn’t know the signs.  This is one reason why education about epilepsy is a passion for him today.   Another...

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