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  1. Supernus Pharmaceuticals To Host Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Conference CallRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | BioSpace

    ... products for the treatment of central nervous system, or CNS, diseases. The Company has two marketed products for epilepsy, Oxtellar XRA (extended-release oxcarbazepine) and Trokendi XRA (extended-release topiramate). The Company is also developing ...

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  2. Epileptic mothers in the dark about pregnancy risk?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Medical News

    ... and women need to be better informed when facing treatment decisions if they become pregnant. Many women with epilepsy currently rely on these drugs to prevent seizures during pregnancy, yet increasing evidence suggests they may pose a risk to a ...

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  3. Navigation and location can occur without external cuesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... it can go awry. A new study published today in The Cochrane Library, highlights the difficult decisions women with epilepsy have to face when they become pregnant. Taking certain drugs used to control epilepsy during pregnancy may be lin ... Diets ...

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  4. Researchers aim to simplify life saving drug HeparinRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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  5. Case study: Hearing loss in one infant twin affects mother's speech to both babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have

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  6. Sanofi Approached AstraZeneca PLC's For CEO RoleRead the original story

    Wednesday | BioSpace

    ... expirations and overall cuts in the European healthcare budgets. The portfolio includes blood thinner Plavix , epilepsy treatment Dapekine , and antibiotic Pyostacine . In addition, earlier in the year Viehbacher had moved to Boston, where he spent ...

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  7. Ghrelin stimulates an appetite for drinking alcoholRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Two major genetic studies of autism, involving more than 50 laboratories worldwide, have newly ...

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  8. High-Fat, Low-Carb Diet May Help With Tough-to-Treat EpilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Mental Help Net

    Eating a low-carb, high-fat diet could help control epilepsy that is difficult to treat, according to new research. A review of five studies found that a ketogenic, or modified Atkins diet, that focuses on foods like bacon, eggs, heavy cream, butter, fish and green vegetables, could help reduce seizures in adults whose condition doesn't improve with medication.

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  9. Salt-loving plants may be key to global efforts for sustainable food productionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Scientists have created a new kind of ion channel based on short carbon nanotubes, which can be ...

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  10. Examining the understudied pull of personality on adolescent sexual development and experienceRead the original story

    Sep 5, 2014 | Science Daily

    ... (accessed October 30, 2014). A new study highlights the difficult decisions women with epilepsy have to face when they become pregnant. Taking certain drugs used to control epilepsy during pregnancy may be linked to When a right-wing Italian ...

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  11. High-fat, low-carb diets may help control epilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Medical News

    Diets high in fat and low in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of the research published in the October 29, 2014, online issue of Neurology , the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Epilepsy is a nervous system disorder in which the nerve cells in the brain work abnormally, causing seizures.

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  12. Expectant mothers with epilepsy face tough choices over their medicationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    A new study published in The Cochrane Library , highlights the difficult decisions women with epilepsy have to face when they become pregnant. Taking certain drugs used to control epilepsy during pregnancy may be linked to developmental problems in children.

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  13. Anti-epileptics: tough choices during pregnancyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... needed to ensure women and their doctors make the best choices. Studies on animals and children born to women with epilepsy increasingly suggest that some anti-epileptic medications affect development in the womb. However, most women with epilepsy ...

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  14. Low-carb, high-fat diets may reduce epilepsy seizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Medical News Today

    Approximately 60-65% of patients with epilepsy become seizure free with antiepileptic drug treatment. The remaining 35% are resistant to medications.

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  15. Low carb, high fat diets may reduce seizures in tough-to-treat epilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Science Daily

    Diets high in fat and low in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of research. Diets high in fat and low in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of the research published in the October 29, 2014, online issue of Neurology , the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

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  16. Decades of research: Effectiveness of phone counseling for cancer patients still unknownRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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  17. Walking workstations improve physical, mental health, builds healthier workplaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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  18. Mechanism that allows differentiated cell to reactivate as a stem cell revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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  19. Support for fecal testing in familial colorectal cancer screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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  20. Potential target for treating triple-negative breast cancer identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Science Daily

    ... in carbohydrates, such as the ketogenic or modified Atkins diet, may reduce seizures in adults with tough-to-treat epilepsy, according to a review of Engineers have determined, for the first time, the impact of a ring-shaped vortex on transporting ...

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