View a list of resources for children who have epilepsy and their families. Resources include organizations for information, advocacy, life skills and recreational activities.
Epilepsy and Seizures
Epilepsy is a neurological condition involving the brain that makes people more susceptible to having seizures.
The Functional Neurosurgery Program provides expert evaluations and surgical treatment for patients with movement disorders, trigeminal neuralgia, epilepsy and psychiatric conditions such as obsessive-compulsive disorder and chronic pain.
Seizure onset in childhood can affect the developing brain by the disruption of important functional pathways. The resulting disruption in information processing can interfere with important developmental periods.
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