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Wearable technology and other personal tech advances give those with epilepsy and their families another line of defense.
Watching someone have a seizure can be unnerving. Here’s how to help:
EEGs are the gold standard for measuring electrical activity in the brain, which gives critical information about potential brain disorders.
Stress can lead to many serious health conditions. It can also cause seizures. Learn more:
Seizures aren’t always the result of epilepsy. Nonepileptic seizures can be caused by psychological factors and medical conditions other than epilepsy.
Not all seizures are the same. They can range from convulsions to blank stares. Learn more:
EEGs reveal information about brain changes and activity in COVID-19 patients as researchers learn more about the disease.
If forgetfulness interferes with everyday life, it may be time to visit your provider to discuss the possibility of dementia. Learn more about early warning signs.
Doctors use several tests, including EEGs, to determine whether someone who experiences a seizure has epilepsy. Learn more about epilepsy diagnosis.