Women and Epilepsy
WebMD looks at the unique issues facing women with epilepsy.
Get the basics on prevention of seizures from the experts at WebMD.
What Is Benign Rolandic Epilepsy?
WebMD explains benign rolandic epilepsy, including its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments.
Glossary of Epilepsy Terms
WebMD provides a list of terms associated with epilepsy and their definitions.
Abdominal Epilepsy in Children and Adults
WebMD explains what abdominal epilepsy is and how it affects children and adults. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, and treatments.
Epilepsy and the Spinal Tap
Learn more about the spinal tap -- or lumbar puncture -- and how it's used to screen for epilepsy.
Understanding Seizures and Epilepsy
WebMD explains various types of seizures, including those not caused by epilepsy.
Epilepsy: Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS)
Read about vagus nerve stimulation (VNS), a technique used to treat control seizures in people with epilepsy. Learn more from WebMD.
Birth Control for Women With Epilepsy
Epilepsy drugs and certain birth control methods may interact. If you're a woman with epilepsy, talk to your doctors about your options when planning or avoiding pregnancy. WebMD explains.
Women, Pregnancy, and Epilepsy
Women with epilepsy overwhelmingly have healthy babies. But it's important to work closely with doctors throughout the pregnancy to ensure that they are taking the right epilepsy medications and other supplements to prevent against birth defects. WebMD tells you more.