Top 10 Asanas to Combat Fibromyalgia Symptoms For Women

A medical disorder common, especially among women aged 20 to 50. Individuals affected by the disease experience long-term, widespread pain and tenderness in the joints, muscles, tendons and other soft tissues- that’s Fibromyalgia. Three to five percent of the population suffers with this condition with over 80% being women. With regular yoga practice, pain was …

Best Fibromyalgia Apps of 2015

Fibromyalgia is characterized by chronic pain and fatigue. The National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases estimates that five million U.S. adults have this disorder, and most are women. As if the unpredictable bouts of pain aren’t bad enough, fibromyalgia poses a host of other challenges. It can be difficult to treat since …

How to Deal with Epilepsy

Note: Do consult a specialist for proper diagnosis and treatment of this condition. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that causes repeated seizures or fits. Seizure episodes can last for very brief periods to long periods. The seizures occur due to bursts of electrical activity in the brain that are not normal. Experts do not yet …

Top 10 Less Known Facts About Epilepsy

Few people are familiar with details regarding the serious condition referred to epilepsy or seizure disorder other than the things depicted in Hollywood movies. Sadly, an actual epilepsy related seizure has very few aspects in common with what you see on TV, because the motion pictures only present a glamorous version aimed to sensitize the …

List of Anti-Epileptic Drugs

Anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) are the main form of treatment for people with epilepsy. And up to 70% (7 in 10) people with epilepsy could have their seizures completely controlled with AEDs. There are around 26 AEDs used to treat seizures, and different AEDs work for different seizures. Here we explain what the different AEDs are, …

These are the top 10 epilepsy genes of 2015

Top 10. 2014 has been a very productive year in epilepsy gene discovery and with our final blog post this year, we wanted to provide a brief overview of what has been pertinent this year. From the multitude of novel genes identified this year, here are the 10 most relevant findings – including some genes …

Epilepsy Drugs to Treat Seizures

For 70% of patients with epilepsy, drugs can control seizures. However, they can’t cure epilepsy, and most people will need to continue taking medications. An accurate diagnosis of the type of epilepsy (not just the type of seizure, because most seizure types occur in different types of epilepsy) a person has is very important in …

Best First-Choice Drugs for Epilepsy ID'd

The clinical trials offer lots of new information, notes neurologist Anthony G. Marson, MD, of the University of Liverpool, England, the leader of the Standard and New Antiepileptic Drugs (SANAD) studies. “What these trials do is give you reliable data about the likelihood of a drug’s success relative to seizure control,” Marson tells WebMD. “So …

The Top 7 Natural Remedies for Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a condition with the brain that causes the neurons inside of the brain to misfire and send the wrong signs, ultimately categorized by the seizures they cause. Seizures can differ between short losses of consciousness, to loss of motor control, to mood swings, but these indications of epilepsy are fundamentally the consequence of …

Symptoms and Risks of Fibromyalgia You Should Know

So, you complained to some friends the other night about some pain, but you told them you weren’t sure what it was. They asked you where you felt the pain, and you said everywhere. They suggested maybe you have Fibromyalgia. Before you assume the worst, you should know the facts about Fibromyalgia. There is one …