Epilepsy in Children
WebMD tells you what you should know if your child has epilepsy.
Epilepsy and Home Safety
Information on how to make a home safe for someone who has epilepsy.
Treatment for Epilepsy
WebMD explains various treatment options for epilepsy.
Epilepsy Treatments: Find the Right Medication
WebMD helps you navigate epilepsy medications to find the most appropriate one for you.
Drugs for Children With Epilepsy
Advances in epilepsy drug research have made a real difference in the lives of children with the disease. WebMD tells you more.
Working With Your Doctor for the Best Epilepsy Treatment
If you've just been diagnosed with epilepsy, you will want to know all your options for treatment. WebMD explains various medications and surgical options to control seizures.
Epilepsy and the Spinal Tap
One test for epilepsy is the spinal tap, which can measure pressure on the brain, the presence of abnormal cells or bacteria, and glucose levels. WebMD explains why and how the procedure is performed.
Understanding Seizures and Epilepsy
WebMD explains various types of seizures, including those not caused by epilepsy.
WebMD explains how epilepsy is diagnosed.
Epilepsy is a group of disorders of the central nervous system characterized by repeated convulsive (paroxysomal) electrical disturbances in the brain. The major symptoms may include loss of consciousness,convulsions,spasms,sensory confusion and disturbances in the nerves that control involuntary body functions (autonomic nervous system). Episodes of these symptoms are frequently preceded by ...