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  1. Seizures in Children

    Seizures in children may pass or be part of an epileptic disorder. WebMD identifies types of seizures, their diagnosis, and the risks they pose to your child.

  2. Handling Bad Behavior in a Child With Epilepsy

    Treating your child differently because he has epilepsy? Kids -- even those who have seizures -- need to meet the same expectations as your other children. WebMD offers suggestions for dealing with behavioral challenges at home.

  3. Childhood Epilepsy Treatments

    WebMD explains surgery and other techniques that have shown promise in treating epilepsy in children.

  4. Definition of Kuru

    WebMD explains kuru, a progressive, fatal disease of the brain due to an infectious agent transmitted among people in Papua New Guinea by ritual cannibalism.

  5. Early-Onset Alzheimer's Disease

    WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of early-onset Alzheimer's, a form of the disease that affects people before age 65.

  6. Vertigo

    WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatment of vertigo, a sensation of spinning that is related to problems with the inner ear.

  7. Is It Alzheimer’s or Normal Aging?

    At a certain age, you might start to wonder if memory loss is just a part of growing old or something more serious. Learn the difference between being forgetful and the symptoms of Alzheimer’s disease.

  8. Treatments for Restless Legs Syndrome

    WebMD provides an overview of treatments for restless legs syndrome, including medications and lifestyle solutions.

  9. Rett Syndrome

    WebMD explains what causes Rett syndrome, a rare form of autism that affects only girls. Plus, here you'll learn about the symptoms and treatments as well as what to expect if your child has Rett syndrome.

  10. When to Call the Doctor About ADHD

    WebMD explains when to call the doctor about ADHD. Find out what the signs of ADHD are in preschoolers, children, adolescents, and adults so you can talk to your doctor about the signs and symptoms of ADHD.

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