Epilepsy

Epilepsy Market 2021: Potential Growth, Challenges, and Insight from List of Companies Could Potentially Benefit or Lose from the Impact of COVID-19 | Key players: LivaNova, Johnson & Johnson Services, Eisai, GlaxoSmithKline PLC, Pfizer, etc. – KSU

The Epilepsy Market research report provides various levels of analysis such as industry analysis (industry trends), market share analysis of major players, and company profiles, which together provide a global view of the competitive landscape; emerging and high growth segments of the epilepsy market; high growth regions; and market drivers, …

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Illinois basketball rookie Luke Goode is a lifelong fan

Sometimes it just takes a little extra effort to become a lifelong fan. For Brody Klich, a 13-year-old sports enthusiast from the northwest suburbs of Chicago, that person is Luke Goode, a Indiana All-Star basketball from Homestead. “He’s so inspiring,” Brody said. “Being able to talk to him on the …

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Families Respond to Chief Coroner’s Epilepsy Death Results

“My first response was ‘absolute shock’,” Michelle Towns told Newshub. In December 2019, her son Andre Maddock died of an epileptic seizure. He had recently changed anticonvulsant medication. A change in Pharmac’s funding has forced nearly 11,000 epileptic patients to change their brand of anti-epileptic drug Lamotrigine from Lamictal or …

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Safe Schools Act Passed By Nebraska Legislature

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) – Beginning in the 2022-2023 school year, LB 639, the Safe Schools Crisis Act, will be in place across Nebraska. The new bill focuses on training educators in crisis detection and response. The CDC reports that out of 1,000 children, it’s likely six of them have epilepsy …

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Family affected by epilepsy seeks community help

CHESTER COUNTY, Tennessee – A family affected by epilepsy is looking for solutions. “You don’t know how long it takes 30 seconds before your child has a seizure,” said Katie Newsom, mother of two-year-old Anistyn Newsom. Anistyn Newsom started having seizures in January. After a series of tests and trips …

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5 ways stress and depression can affect epilepsy

Patients’ conditions can dramatically affect their quality of life in several ways. Healthcare professionals should be aware of how these conditions can affect the mental health of patients. Epilepsy, in part due to the nature and effects of recurrent seizures, can cause psychiatric co-morbidities. Major depressive disorder, generalized anxiety disorder, …

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