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BEYOND SEIZURES: CO-MORBIDITIES IN CHILDHOOD EPILEPSY WEBINAR

March 21, 2019 @ 12:00 am - 1:30 am

BEYOND SEIZURES: CO-MORBIDITIES IN CHILDHOOD EPILEPSY WEBINARnWednesday, March 20, 2019 8:00pmnEmotional, intellectual, behavioral, medical, and psychosocial conditions that occur along with seizures in childhood epilepsy are common and are called comorbidities. Guest speakers Dr. Elaine Wirrell and Dr. Eva Alden, both from Mayo Clinic, will discuss:nThe most common comorbidities in childhood epilepsy nSymptoms present with intellectual, psychological, and medical comorbiditiesnThe assessment, diagnosis, and management of comorbid conditionsnRisk factors associated with comorbiditiesnThe influence of family history, social stressors, and seizure treatments on comorbiditiesnCan better seizure control help improve comorbiditiesnTreating comorbid conditions can help improve a child’s health, learning outcomes, and quality of life. Finding the right care and putting in place appropriate supports can also help to reduce stress at home and in school. To register for this free workshop please visit https://www.epilepsy.com/article/2019/2/webinar-comorbidities-childhood-epilepsynSponsored by the Epilepsy Foundation.

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Date:
March 21, 2019
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12:00 am - 1:30 am
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