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neurology

Brain and Nervous Systemepilepsy
March 2, 2015

Mid-air seizure rescue

Do you know what to do when someone has a seizure? Let’s rephrase: Do you know what to do when someone has a seizure while falling at 200 km/h? It may sound farfetched, but this is exactly what Sheldon McFarlane, skydiving instructor had to deal with in November last year. (more…)
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Brain and Nervous Systemepilepsy
June 20, 2014

What you should do if someone has an epileptic seizure

In its simplest form, epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects your central nervous system – the part of your body that processes and interprets information, determines a response and transmits that response through the spinal cord to the right body part – helping you breathe, sweat, dance and even blink. (more…)
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