Seizures Newswire

Seizures Newswire

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  1. SAGE Therapeutics Takes Investors On A Wild Ride As CEO Talks Up Brain DrugsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 21 | BioSpace

    Sage Therapeutics CEO Jeffrey Jonas gets really excited when he talks about his company's pipeline of drugs to treat seizures, postpartum depression , major depressive disorder , and other brain disorders, but last week he let his enthusiasm get the best of him.

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  2. Ipsiversive ictal eye deviation in inferioposterior temporal lobe epilepsy-Two SEEG cases reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | BioMed Central

    ... epileptic cases characterized by ipsiversive eye deviation as initial clinical sign during the habitual epileptic seizures are presented in this paper. The localization of the epileptogenic zone of both of the cases has been confirmed as ...

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  3. Lawmaker advocates for cannabidiol to treat seizures in kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Nuvo.net

    Rep. William Friend, R-Macy, standing before the Judiciary committee and explaining how his bill about Cannabidiol would be helpful for children who have epileptic seizures. Lawmakers want to provide new hope for children with epileptic seizures by creating easier to access Cannabidiol.

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  4. Cerebral Fat Embolism: A Case of Rapid-Onset ComaRead the original story

    Dec 1, 2015 | Circulation

    ... tomography showed only stable chronic edema from her meningioma. Initial electroencephalograms showed ongoing seizures in both parietal lobes; later electroencephalograms showed bilateral slowing and epileptiform discharges. She was treated with ...

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  5. Gov. Walker, at WTC, gives thoughts on legalizing marijuana in WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    The Gov. is in favor of legalizing CBD oil, though there's no way to get it in the state. Visiting Western Technical College in La Crosse on Thursday, Walker told reporters he would sign a bill to permit the use of CBD oil for treating seizures, because it's only an extract from the marijuana plant.

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  6. Senate passes bill to legalize marijuana extract but it's still illegal to bring into WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WIZM-AM La Crosse

    That is essentially the message from the Wisconsin state Senate after passing a bill that would legalize CBD oil, a marijuana extract. The oil is used to treat seizures in children but it's still illegal to take across state lines, so importing the oil would also be illegal.

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  7. Wisconsin Senate approves CBD oil legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WIGM-AM Medford

    The state Senate has approved legislation designed to expand access to a drug derived from marijuana. Advocates of CBD oil say it can be used treat seizures in children.

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  8. Wisconsin Senate passes marijuana extract billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WKOW-TV

    The state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would make it legal to use a marijuana extract to treat seizures. The measure legalizes possession of cannabidiol oil with a doctor's certification.

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  9. WI Senate Passes CBD Oil BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    The Wisconsin state Senate has approved a bill that would make it legal to use a marijuana extract to treat seizures by a margin of 31-1. Sen. Duey Stroebel was the only senator to vote against the bill, which would legalize possession of cannabidiol oil with a doctor's certification.

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  10. Sheriff: Runaway Girl, 16, May Be In Alexandria AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    ... state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would make it legal to use a marijuana extract to treat seizures. Dakota Access Protest Camp Subdued, Tense After Army Approves Completion Dakota Access pipeline opponents at an encampment in ...

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  11. Dakota Access Protest Camp Subdued, Tense After Army Approves CompletionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    ... state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would make it legal to use a marijuana extract to treat seizures. Dakota Access Protest Camp Subdued, Tense After Army Approves Completion Dakota Access pipeline opponents at an encampment in ...

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  12. Wisconsin Senate Approves Marijuana Extract Bill For Seizure TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CBS Local

    ... state Senate has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would make it legal to use a marijuana extract to treat seizures. Dakota Access Protest Camp Subdued, Tense After Army Approves Completion Dakota Access pipeline opponents at an encampment in ...

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  13. Supernus Announces Issuance Of Eighth U.S. Patent Protecting Trokendi XRRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 7 | BioSpace

    ... for initial monotherapy in patients 6 years of age and older with partial onset or primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures; adjunctive therapy in patients 6 years of age and older with partial onset or primary generalized tonic-clonic seizures; ...

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  14. Sydney man with epilepsy wants province to pay for his medical marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CBC News

    A Sydney, N.S. man is fighting to have the Nova Scotia Department of Community Services cover the cost of his medical marijuana. Abvhiael Stuart has what he describes as "severe, chronic and uncontrolled" epilepsy and has found marijuana significantly reduces the frequency of his seizures from between one and three times a day to once a month.

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  15. Approve medical marijuana billRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | Post and Courier

    ... officials came out against it. And a 2014 law permitted the use of oil derived from cannabis that is used to treat seizures, although conflicting provisions in other S.C. laws have made it difficult for patients to find and purchase that treatment ...

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  16. Wisconsin Senate could vote on marijuana extract billRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | WAOW

    A Wisconsin state Senate committee has unanimously approved a bill that would allow possession of a marijuana extract be used to treat seizures. The Senate Judiciary Committee voted Thursday to send Republican Sen. Van Wanggaard's proposal to the full Senate for a vote as soon as Wednesday.

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  17. Researchers use cannabis to treat epileptic children in U of Alberta studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | University of British Columbia

    The Edmonton Journal reported on a study that will examine the efficacy and safety of treating seizures with medical marijuana products. UBC, the University of Saskatchewan, University of Alberta, McGill University and the Universite de Montreal are recruiting 30 children who suffer from epilepsy for the research.

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  18. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 1 | WKOW-TV

    ... Mary Selzkowski said. "I heard about all of the wonderful benefits of CBD oils and other cannabis formulas to treat seizures," she said. "She just blossomed into such a beautiful little 5-year-old," she said. "She's had about an 80 percent reduction ...

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  19. Wisconsin families urge action on marijuana extractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | WAOW

    Families struggling with epilepsy are telling lawmakers they're tired of waiting for access to a marijuana extract used to treat seizures. Legislators are considering a bill from Republican Sen. Van Wanggaard that would make it legal to possess cannabidiol oil with a doctor's certification.

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  20. Families urge action on marijuana extractRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Families struggling with epilepsy are telling lawmakers they're tired of waiting for access to a marijuana extract used to treat seizures. Legislators are considering a bill from Republican Sen. Van Wanggaard that would make it legal to possess cannabidiol oil with a doctor's certification.

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