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Marijuana oil is hope for child's family

...Peake said. That is also the aim of a petition the Epilepsy Foundation started on the White House's Web site to change...president of public policy and advocacy for the Epilepsy Foundation.Because it is Schedule 1, that requires clinical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-29/marijuana-oil-hope-childs-fa
Biz briefs

...said organizer Kim Powell, owner of Creative Solutions By Kim. Tickets cost $8, and proceeds will benefit the Epilepsy Foundation. Banks repay money from federal bailout WASHINGTON --- Five banks have repaid money they received from the government's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/03/bus_517013.shtml
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Electronic implant might stop seizures

...said. An estimated 1 percent of the U.S. population, or 3 million people, are treated for epilepsy, the Epilepsy Foundation said. For about one-third, medication either doesn't work or the side effects are too severe. For those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/09/02/met_142214.shtml
Metro
Celestine makes most of chances

...people he has epilepsy." Wendell is one of 2.5 million people diagnosed with the illness, according to the Epilepsy Foundation of America. There are a handful of athletes playing through the condition, including Pittsburgh Steelers guard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/16/bas_77778.shtml
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Message combats stigma of epilepsy

...ability," said Mr. Coelho, vice president of the Epilepsy Foundation, who served in Congress from 1979 to 1989. Mr...dozen schools last year to speak to teachers. The Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia wrote to schools in Richmond and Columbia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/09/03/met_294733.shtml
Metro
Advances made against epilepsy

...You're helpless," says Jeanne Carpenter of the Epilepsy Foundation, a Washington lawyer who controls her epilepsy...medications or who is a good surgery candidate. The Epilepsy Foundation can provide information on gene studies and epilepsy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/07/tec_286503.shtml
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FDA approves new use of seizure drug

...of children with epilepsy, Epilepsy Foundation officials said. "Uncontrolled...Schachter, chairman of the Epilepsy Foundation medical advisory board...not respond to drugs, the Epilepsy Foundation said. Topiramate is marketed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/27/tec_266576.shtml
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Christmas angel, 7, loves spreading joy of season

...and most children outgrow it, according to the Epilepsy Foundation.Before Christmas that year, Jamie underwent...Angels 4 Epilepsy also recently sent 24 bags to the Epilepsy Foundation of Florida in Jacksonville .Next year, Bacigalupo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2010-12-22/christmas-angel-
Richmond Neighbors
A new approach to epilepsy

...epilepsy to chair the 33-year-old national Epilepsy Foundation in Washington, D.C. Sick of watching her son...until better drugs came along. Silvia Blair of the Epilepsy Foundation said that Linda epitomizes what the organization...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/25/tec_314987.shtml
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A long journey

...battle against epilepsy, as documented in The Augusta Chronicle, is being honored at the annual convention of the Epilepsy Foundation. Dennis climbs onto the stage in the hotel ballroom. He is low-key and humble as he thanks the association...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/11/12/ent_300280.shtml
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