In the previous two articles, we have discussed patients with intractable epilepsy who have benefited from epilepsy surgery to remove or disconnect the area of the brain that propagates their seizures. Another group of people who may benefit from epilepsy surgery is those who have generalized seizures - seizures where there is no clear onset in the brain. These children may also have severe developmental delays, worsened by years of seizures. These children are the ones who can benefit from corpus...
http://www.essentialtremor.org/ The International Essential Tremor Foundation (IETF) was created to provide information, services, and support to individuals and families affected by essential tremor (ET). The organization encourages and promotes research in an effort to determine the causes, treatment, and, ultimately, the cure for ET.
WE MOVE WE MOVE is the Parkinson’s Disease Foundation’s web site. It offers up-to-date information on Parkinson’s research, and serves as a resource for information on many other aspects of the disease, including coping with a diagnosis, holding a job with Parkinson’s, treatment options, and more.
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www.thepi.org The Parkinson's Institute is an independent, not-for-profit organization conducting patient care and research activities in the neurological specialty area of movement disorders. Their mission is to find the cause and cure for these disorders, to investigate better treatment and diagnostic tools, and to develop prevention strategies.
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