CBD Oil for Epilepsy – Cannabidiol as Treatment for Seizures

Are you a victim of epilepsy? Do you know someone who has been a victim of this adversity for a while now? Then the...

FDA Approves Country’s First Medicine made from Marijuana

The country’s first drug derived from marijuana, a medicine that treats two uncommon and destructive forms of epilepsy has been approved by the Food...

What This New App Will Do for People With Epilepsy

Phil Gattone experienced his first epileptic seizure at age 4 in the middle of the night. He went on to experience roughly 300 absence seizures a day, an unusually...

Home office ‘will return cannabis oil’ to epilepsy patient Billy Caldwell

The Home Office has reportedly agreed to return medicinal cannabis oil to epilepsy patient Billy Caldwell under supervision of a neurologist. It is understood the...

FDA approves cannabis-based drug CBD for epilepsy

by Maggie Fox Epidiolex is made using cannabidiol but doesn't contain high-inducing THC. The Food and Drug Administration approved the prescription cannabidiol medicine Monday to treat rare...

CPS Tries to Kidnap Toddler After Mom Stopped Her Seizures with...

When a mother tried cannabidiol as a treatment for her young daughter, who was having nearly 40 seizures per day, she was amazed by the...

In the Nighttime Mind of a Parent to a Child With...

By Jennifer Kinney I’m doing everything I shouldn’t be doing and nothing I really want to do. I am a master of mindlessness and avoidance,...

13 People Describe What It’s Like to Have Epilepsy

By Melissa McGlensey When a person has had two or more seizures unprovoked by specific events (such as trauma, infection, fever or chemical change), that person...

26 Truths People With Epilepsy Wish Others Understood

Epilepsy is a neurological condition that affects the body’s nervous system; it’s also known as a seizure disorder. An estimated 65 million people in the world...

What Others Don’t See in People With Controlled Epilepsy

By Alison Zetterquist, We’re the “lucky” ones. Our epilepsy is controlled with meds and we live full lives, only very occasionally – if ever – interrupted by...