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epilepsy 

Epilepsy is a condition in which a person experiences recurring seizures. These seizures occur due to the abnormal generation of the electrical signals by the neurons in the brain. They may occur for about few seconds and might last for several minutes. Generally, the seizures are categorized in two sub headings:

 

i. generalized. . . .+

What You Should Know About Epilepsy?

What You Should Know About Epilepsy?

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Epilepsy is a common brain disorder that causes recurring seizures. There are many different types of epilepsy and many different kinds of seizures. Epilepsy can significantly disturb the life when seizures keep happening. In order to control seizures, doctors recommend medicine, surgery, or follow certain diet plans.

Brain Stimulation Therapies for Treating Schizophrenia and Other Mental Illnesses

Brain Stimulation Therapies for Treating Schizophrenia and Other Mental Illnesses

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Brain stimulation therapies are quite helpful in treating epilepsy symptoms. Vagus nerve stimulation is particularly helpful to treat epilepsy when other treatments do not work. It helps prevent seizures by sending mild pulses of electrical energy to the brain through vagus nerve.

What is a Seizure ?

What is a Seizure ?

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Seizures are symptoms of brain problems. A seizure is a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain. It affects how a person appears or acts for a short period of time. The electrical activity of brain develops as a result of complex chemical changes that occur in nerve cells. Not all seizures cause convulsions.

Seizures Prevention: How to Prevent Epilepsy Seizures?

Seizures Prevention: How to Prevent Epilepsy Seizures?

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The cause of epilepsy is often unknown, therefore it can't be prevented, but the seizures due to epilepsy can be prevented. Seizures can occur for a variety of reasons. One of the common causes of seizures is epilepsy, and in most cases, seizures due to epilepsy can be prevented if you know the triggers.

What are the Symptoms of Epilepsy?

What are the Symptoms of Epilepsy?

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The most important symptoms of epilepsy are recurrent seizures. Seizures occur because of a sudden increase of electrical activity in the brain. There is an overload of electrical activity in the brain. This causes a temporary disturbance in the neurons. There are different types of seizures ...