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Medical Animation: Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a seizure disorder in which there is a sudden, temporary change in how the brain functions. The healthy ...

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'Back to Where He is Because of Neurorehab'

When Cameron Schulze was 11 years old, he was an active kid who was living with epilepsy, but one February ...

Expert Advice

Understanding the Many Faces of Seizures

View advice from our experts on a variety of topics to help keep your children healthy and safe all year ...

Patient Stories

Relieving the Burden of Care

There's no one better to describe the special care St. Louis Children's Hospital provides than our patients and their families. ...

Patient Stories

Epilepsy Should Never Interrupt Swim Class - Elsie Lastrina

After in-depth testing, a review of Elsie’s case by the Epilepsy Board of the Washington University Pediatric Epilepsy Center at ...

Patient Stories

Epilepsy Should Never Interrupt a Birthday - Jakrii Pearson

When Jakrii Pearson was almost 3, he began having seizures. Washington University neurologists at St. Louis Children’s Hospital discovered he ...