Brain disconnect helps little girl's seizures

...the end result ? an end to the seizures that at times hit her 200 times...Chad.And the best part is no seizures since the surgery.Now the little...by the brain and body enduring seizure after seizures is now available for something...

Summer heat sends more to area cooling centers

...person's body temperature exceeds 104 degrees.The conditions can shut down the neurological system, possibly resulting in seizures.Maj. Shirley Suarez, director of social services at the Augusta Salvation Army, said starting at 1 p.m., the organization's...

Richmond County Sheriff's Office hopes for state certification this year

...said, some areas had to be completely revamped, including introducing a policy that requires annual training on search and seizures and on transporting detainees.Record keeping and evidence storage proved to be a problem area as well, Roundtree said...

Marijuana-derived drug Epidiolex shows promise; drug could be tested at Georgia Regents University

...patients with more difficult seizures after at least 12 weeks of treatment...half ? 48 percent ? had seizures reduced by at least 50 percent...reduction and 15 percent were seizure-free by the end of the treatment...average age 10.5 years, whose seizures are not controlled by current...

Gov. Nathan Deal pushes for marijuana drug trials at Georgia Regents University

...with difficult to treat seizures will get access to a...certain difficult to treat seizure disorders.Deal said...children that have these seizures," he said. "That's...and suffers up to 70 seizures a day despite multiple...other problems besides seizure disorders. She would...

Feds checking post-vaccine seizures in young kids

...apparent increase in fever-related seizures in young children after they got a...today there have been reports of 36 seizures this flu season in children ages 6 months through 2 years. All the seizures occurred within one day after the...

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Surgeons remove half of teen-ager's brain to end seizures

...neurological disease that racked her body with seizures and was eating away at her brain. The...death. "I've lived all my life with seizures," Amber said before her operation...wheelchair two months later. Then the seizures began, one each hour, pulling on her...

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Meth lab seizures lead to 3 arrests

...methamphetamine labs in south Augusta on Monday, the sixth in two weeks, narcotics officials said. Three men were arrested in the seizures, one of which led police on a 25-mile chase that ended in Burke County. Narcotics officers discovered the first lab about...

Aiken could face more arcade seizures

AIKEN -- More seizures of illegal arcade games could be in the works for Aiken County as the State Law Enforcement Division continues its crackdown on...

Brewers right-hander Jeremy Jeffress gets clean, has second chance in majors

...At one point, he had a seizure on a plane during a road trip.The seizures, Jeffress said, typically...Buffalo, where he suffered a seizure during his stay. He was...that has helped control the seizures.In the Milwaukee bullpen...