Is there a genetic component to epilepsy?

Answer On One Hand: Genetics Play a RoleGenetics sometimes play a role in epilepsy, a disorder that causes seizures. Epilepsy is not directly inherited, but it often runs in families, according to the May... Read More »

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Is epilepsy genetic?

On One Hand: Some Types of Epilepsy Are GeneticOnly certain kinds of epilepsy run in families. According to the Mayo Clinic, researchers have identified up to 500 genes that could be responsible. I... Read More »

Are there any natural cures for epilepsy?

Give him these two Homeopathic remedies 3 times on the first day and after just once daily, ARNICA MONTANA and NATRIUM SULF both in 200 or 1M potency. Let me know about his progress after three day... Read More »

Is there a test to determine if a child has epilepsy?

While there is no one test designed specifically to detect epilepsy in children, several general diagnostic tests are used. According to the Mayo Clinic, certain results from tests, including MRI's... Read More »

Is there a link between ADHD and epilepsy?

My son was ridiculously hyperactive in his first four years, then petit mal (absence seizures) were exceptionally noticeable-even up to four minutes if left alone, and he could automatically do jus... Read More »