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Update on Epilepsy

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Is #epilepsy on the rise in the U.S.? Find out what may be contributing to the increase, and more importantly, what you can do to help someone if they are having a seizure.

Team Brainiac Supports Epilepsy Foundation

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A look back at Team Brainiac — Child Neurology Consultants of Austin's team at this year's superhero fun walk/run to raise money for epilepsy.

Dr. Karen Keough, Chase for the Cure in Austin Family magazine

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Chase Johnson, 11 years old, was disappointed that his school never taught about epilepsy, a condition he suffers from. He decided to change that by launching a non-profit Chase for the Cure. Austin Family magazine caught up with Chase and his parents to learn about his progress.

5 Myths About Epilepsy Debunked

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While most people know that epilepsy causes seizures, many don’t really understand much about the condition. Here are some other common myths about epilepsy…debunked:

Going Purple for Epilepsy

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November is Epilepsy Awareness Month, and we are proudly wearing purple to support the amazing cause.

On FOX7 Austin: Dr. Karen Keough Shares About Young Patient’s Epilepsy Non-Profit

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FOX7 Austin was inspired by Dr. Karen Keough's ambitious young patient, Chase Johnson, and his determination to raise awareness about epilepsy. Check out their story...

What To Do If A Child Has A Seizure

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A common symptom of epilepsy is a seizure, which can take a lot of different forms. What should you do if a child near you has a seizure? Stay calm. Here are other ways you can help...

10-Year Old Creates Non-Profit to Raise Awareness About His Own Condition

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Frustrated that his school disease awareness programs ignored epilepsy, a condition he has lived with all of his young life, Chase Johnson decided to do something to change that...in a big way.