| Mar 24, 2011
| 6:16 PM
A 66-year-old woman with a history of suffering epileptic seizures is missing from the South Side, police said this evening.
Janice Jackson was last seen Wednesday at her home on the 7900 block of South Essex Avenue in the city's South Chicago...
| Nov 2, 2010
| 2:25 PM
November 13-The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago is hosting an educational event for people with epilepsy, their families and caregivers, titled "Fighting Epilepsy in the 21st Century: New Challenges and New Hope." The regional conference will...
| Nov 26, 2010
| 8:00 PM
One in ten of us will have a seizure at some point in our lives, but when you have two or more unprovoked seizure, that's called epilepsy. November is Epilepsy Month, and FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean reports that there are things you can do...
| Dec 30, 2010
| 6:24 PM
TRUCKEE ( KTLA) - Placer County authorities say they have found the body of a woman who went missing while snowboarding at a Lake Tahoe-area resort.
Sheriff's Capt. Jeff Ausnow said searchers spotted 25-year-old Shawnte Marie Willis' body from a...
| Aug 13, 2010
Although epilepsy is one of the more common neurological conditions in the United States, those who have it and others who are affected by it say it is still largely misunderstood.
"You can have diabetes, heart problems and other conditions and speak...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 1:08 PM
A boy and his dog are inseparable, except when the boy is at school. Andrew Stevens, a 12-year-old boy from Virginia, suffers from epilepsy.
Andrew has a service dog whose collar has a device that can help prevent Andrew's seizures but the school won'...
| Feb 7, 2011
| 7:04 AM
A man claims he was having an epileptic seizure when police were trying to arrest him using a stun gun. Police say he was resisting arrest.
Randy Lynn told Fox59 News he was walking along West Washington Street when the bright sun reflecting off the snow...
| Aug 27, 2010
| 7:56 AM
2-1-1 Broward Special Needs Hotline
www.211-broward.org/specialneeds.htm The hotline provides free comprehensive information and referrals to callers, an online resource list for Broward County organizations, 24-hour crisis support and a calendar of...
| Sep 15, 2010
| 3:31 PM
Joy Heaven is back in district court Wednesday for a preliminary hearing to determine if her case will go to trial.
The foster mother is charged with felony murder while committing child abuse, in the death of 5-year-old year Emily Meno in July.
| Sep 7, 2010
| 8:02 AM
September 25-The Dravet Syndrome Foundation's National Walk-A-Thon will be located at Busse Woods/Ned Brown Forest Preserve in Rolling Meadows.
At 9 and a half months Jordan had his first seizure; it lasted 25 minutes. By his second birthday he had...
| Feb 22, 2011
| 10:17 AM
Jessica Ambroe and her family didn't think anything was wrong when her arms began to periodically jerk and twitch during the summer of 2007.
The Ferndale honor roll student, cheerleader, and volleyball player didn't realize how much her life was about to...
| Oct 14, 2010
| 9:19 AM
"Lives Like Loaded Guns: Emily Dickinson and Her Family's Feuds"
By Lyndall Gordon Viking, 472 pages, $28
Even though fewer than a dozen of Emily Dickinson’s 1,789 poems were published in her lifetime, her family and friends in Amherst,...