Seizures Newswire

Seizures Newswire

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  1. Nasoalveolar Molding Use for Cleft Lip and Palate Reduces the Number of Surgeries and Cost of CareRead the original story

    Monday | Newswise

    ... include smoking during pregnancy, an older mother, obesity and certain medications such as some used to treat seizures. Cleft lip is more common in males while cleft palate is more common in females. NAM is an oral plate similar to a retainer that ...

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  2. What To Do If A Dog Is Having A Seizure -- Recommendations by MedVet...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | PRWeb

    ... Epilepsy Day on Monday, February 8th. This is an annual event to promote awareness of epilepsy worldwide. Epileptic seizures can vary from brief and very subtle trembling to long periods of vigorous shaking and disrupt lifestyles for affected people ...

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  3. Emerging From Shadows, Pot Industry Tries To Build BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... chief intellectual property officer for Vireo Health, which is seeking a patent for a strain of marijuana to treat seizures. Companies like Vireo are betting that if marijuana becomes legal nationally, they will be first in line to claim legal ...

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  4. Stanford School of Medicine Uses Hypnosis to Discover the Cause of SeizuresRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2012 | Examiner.com

    It all began back in 2008. An eleven year old boy was suffering terribly from daily episodes of uncontrollable jerking and foaming at his mouth which may or may not have been epileptic seizures.

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  5. Dent Neurologic seeing influx of medical marijuana patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    "On synthetic drugs she was having three types of seizures; she was having grand mals, complex partials and absent seizures," said mom Elaine Smith. She started looking into medical marijuana as an alternative treatment years ago; the Smith's started at Strong Hospital in Rochester, then visited doctors in the Bronx, Colorado, Vermont, and Maine.

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  6. Benzodiazepines 'do not increase dementia risk'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Medical News Today

    ... insomnia , though they are used for a number of other conditions, including alcohol withdrawal, panic disorders and seizures. Common types of benzodiazepines include diazepam, alprazolam and flurazepam. In the US, benzodiazepine use is highest among ...

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  7. Clinical trials treat epilepsy patients in WNY with medical marijuanaRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | UB Reporter

    ... patients with severe forms of epilepsy are eligible to enroll. Observational studies have shown that CBD may reduce seizures in patients with certain forms of refractory epilepsy that do not respond to other medications. But the UB and WCHOB studies ...

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  8. Local family fights to ease medicinal cannabis restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Barrow County News

    ... We can talk about it openly and share what Lainey's doing," Erin Cleveland, the mother of a child afflicted by seizures living in Winder, said. "People have the misconception that Georgia is trying to make us a Colorado. It's all medicinal, not to ...

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  9. Emerging From Shadows, Pot Industry Tries To Build BrandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... chief intellectual property officer for Vireo Health, which is seeking a patent for a strain of marijuana to treat seizures. Companies like Vireo are betting that if marijuana becomes legal nationally, they will be first in line to claim legal ...

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  10. Medical marijuana will be on Florida ballot in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | WFLX-TV West Palm Beach

    ... Legislature has been tepid on the issue. In 2014, lawmakers did approve the use of non-euphoric marijuana to treat seizures. But the product is still not available to those who need it because the state has had problems establishing regulations ...

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  11. Medical marijuana will be on November ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | WPTV Local News

    ... Legislature has been tepid on the issue. In 2014, lawmakers did approve the use of non-euphoric marijuana to treat seizures. But the product is still not available to those who need it because the state has had problems establishing regulations ...

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  12. Stanford School of Medicine Uses Hypnosis to Discover the Cause of SeizuresRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2012 | Examiner.com

    It all began back in 2008. An eleven year old boy was suffering terribly from daily episodes of uncontrollable jerking and foaming at his mouth which may or may not have been epileptic seizures.

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  13. Drugs and other contaminants found in private drinking wells on Cape CodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | EurekAlert!

    ... Sulfamethoxazole, an antibiotic used to treat urinary tract infections, and carbamazepine, a drug used to treat seizures, nerve pain, and bipolar disorder, were among the most common pharmaceuticals detected. Twenty-five percent of the wells ...

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  14. Vet On Demand App Saves the DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Examiner.com

    ... sore for a day or two. Since Chloe had some cocker spaniel in her heritage, he thought that she might be prone to seizures as some cocker spaniels can be. He advised her of what to do, should a seizure happen again and was not a proponent of the ...

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  15. KS Senate Committee Doesn't Endorse Medical Marijuana BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... out a recommendation on whether it should pass. The measure would allow therapeutic hemp oil to be used in treating seizures. Republicans who control the panel expect the measure to be sent to another committee that handles health issues.

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  16. Public Notification For An Emergency Research Study of Seizures in Milwaukee County, WIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    This notice is to inform you of a research study looking at medicines to treat long seizures. The study will begin at Froedtert Hospital and Children's Hospital of Wisconsin in January 2016.

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  17. Kansas Senate panel struggles with medical marijuana measureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Washington Times

    The Corrections and Juvenile Justice Committee voted Tuesday to forward a medical marijuana bill to the full Senate without a recommendation on whether it should pass. The measure would allow therapeutic hemp oil to be used in treating seizures.

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    Monday Jan 25 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Many more newer drugs are on the market for epilepsy; however, phenytoin is often preferred when it can control seizures because of its good safety profile and its inexpensiveness. Side effects can occur, including overgrowth of gums, decreased ...

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  19. Public Notification of a Seizure Research Study in Milwaukee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | Milwaukee Courier Online

    Researchers at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Froedtert Hospital, and the Medical College of Wisconsin are studying the best way to treat long seizures. This study will begin in January 2016.

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  20. Clinical trials treat epilepsy patients in WNY with medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... severe forms of epilepsy are eligible to enroll. In the past, observational studies have shown that CBD may reduce seizures in patients with certain forms of refractory epilepsy, which do not respond to other medications. But the UB and WCHOB ...

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