Cannabidiol significantly reduces seizures in patients with severe form of epilepsy

Cannabidiol (CBD), a compound derived from the cannabis plant that does not produce a "high" and has been an increasing focus of medical research,...

Mother of epileptic boy will not get confiscated cannabis oil back

Home Office minister rules out return of possibly life-saving item to Charlotte Caldwell The mother of a boy who has up to 100 epileptic seizures...

Woman With Epilepsy So Severe She Set Herself On Fire Sees...

By:Jen Mills Pippa Hammond’s epilepsy is so severe that someone has to wait in the room with her every time she has a shower, goes...

Epilepsy Drug Made From Marijuana Plant Gets Backing From FDA Staff

By:BLOOMBERG The FDA Prepares to Approve a Marijuana-Based Epilepsy MedicaThe first of its kind. An experimental medication that could become the first drug derived from a...

Is THC a More Effective Treatment for Epilepsy Than CBD? New...

A survey of Australian black market cannabis extracts found that the most effective products for treating epilepsy had higher amounts of THC than CBD. The...

MUST STUDY” Ketogenic Diet – 7 Day Ketogenic Diet Meal Plan

The ketogenic diet (often called keto diet ) dates back to the 1920s and was created by endocrinologist Dr. Henry Geyelin to treating epilepsy. ...

FDA Panel Votes To Approve Marijuana-Based Drug For Epilepsy

By:Michela Tindera    Image courtesy of GW Pharmaceuticals Image courtesy of GW Pharmaceuticals A panel of experts convened by the Food and Drug Administration voted thirteen to zero...

Blind girl with epilepsy wrongly denied thousands of dollars in NDIS...

National Disability Insurance Agency withdrew funding for support workers and respite for 11-year-old’s foster carer An 11-year-old girl in foster care in Tennant Creek, who...

NYU Langone’s 2018 FACES Gala Raises $5.6 Million To Support Epilepsy...

PRESS RELEASE PR Newswire NEW YORK, March 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- NYU Langone Health raised $5.6 million at its annual Finding A Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures (FACES) Gala to fund epilepsy research...

‘SLEEPING BEAUTY’: 16-Year-Old Sleeps ‘more than 20 Hours a Day’ in...

By:Brandi Rowland, Emily’s mom, of Warner Robins, Georgia. “As a small child, our daughter, Emily Grace Rowland, now 16, hit all of her developmental milestones...