Ensuring Quality Care for Adults With Rare Genetic Epilepsies


As recently as 10 years ago, many patients with difficult to control epilepsy syndromes – such as Lennox Gastaut Syndrome – had no explanation for the cause of their epilepsy. Worse than not knowing the cause, disorders such as Lennox Gastaut and other rare epilepsies had almost no treatments specifically studied for them and research … Continue reading Ensuring Quality Care for Adults With Rare Genetic Epilepsies

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Dietary supplement used to treat rare genetic epilepsy syndrome Glucose transporter type 1 deficiency syndrome (GLUT1DS) is a genetically inherited disorder that impairs metabolism in the brain, by causing impairment in transport of glucose from the blood into brain cells which require the sugar as their primary energy source. Without a sufficient source of energy … Continue reading Only at Cook Children’s