Navigating Epilepsy: The Road Ahead

Article published in 2015 in Epilepsy and Behavior Journal indicates troubling conditions for Hispanic immigrants to the US diagnosed with epilepsy

Article published in 2015 in Epilepsy and Behavior Journal indicates troubling conditions for Hispanic immigrants to the US diagnosed with epilepsy

It is estimated that the Hispanic population in the US is approximately at 52 million which translates to about 16.7% of the total US population. This is the first study that examined Hispanic patients diagnosed with epilepsy compared to their English-speaking, US born peers.  Thirty-eight Spanish-speaking immigrants with epilepsy were compared to 47 US-born, English-speaking epilepsy...

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Recipe for Thanksgiving!

Recipe for Thanksgiving!

As I was reflecting upon the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday and ways in which we can be thankful I immediately thought of gratitude and the importance of gratitude in our daily lives. Research has shown that the gratitude can help increase optimism, happiness and general satisfaction in life. It can also help combat symptoms of depression and anxiety. Although it is not something that comes...

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