Category Archives: Epilepsy/Seizures

Dr. Friday joins Jodi Ricatta on “Inside Healthcare” to discuss seizures and epilepsy

Dr. Tacjana Friday, board certified neurologist and epileptologist (a neurologist who specializes in the treatment of epilepsy and seizure disorders), was recently interviewed on Inside HealthCare as a guest expert on epilepsy and seizures. She and host Jodi Ricatta discuss epilepsy, seizure, … Continue reading

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Purple Day Walk for Epilepsy & the Brain Games – March 19th

Purple Day® Walk for Epilepsy & The Brain Games Presented by The Anita Kaufmann Foundation Saturday, March 19, 2016 8 am-12 pm Mall of America® Rotunda, Bloomington, MN A wonderful event benefiting children and families who live with epilepsy is coming … Continue reading

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Welcome Dr. Wexler to Noran Clinic!

    We are proud to announce our newest addition to the Noran Clinic pediatric neurology team, Dr. Erika Wexler!        Dr. Wexler earned her medical degree from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry. She completed … Continue reading

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An informative TEDTalk on EEG and diagnosing developmental disorders in kids

In this TEDTalk, neuroscientist Aditi Shankardass explains how EEG technology has been used to correctly diagnose disorders like seizure in children whose symptoms have lead to mistaken diagnoses. A correct diagnosis and the needed treatment that often times follows, can make a … Continue reading

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PAME Conference June 19-22, 2014

Although Epilepsy can oftentimes be managed with the help of a treatment plan and the support of doctors, family and friends, the sudden unexpected death of a person with epilepsy (SUDEP) is just that – sudden and unexpected.  SUDEP Aware, … Continue reading

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Epilepsy and Seizure: Q & A with Dr. Gerald Dove

Gerald Dove, MD is a Board Certified Neurologist with Noran Neurological Clinic.  He is additionally certified in Clinical Neurophysiology and Epilepsy.  He has undergone further training and certification, enabling him to perform EMG’s for both his own patients and for other … Continue reading

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Free Patient Education Program for People With Seizure Disorder and Their Families

Noran Neurological Clinic’s neurologists are excited to announce a series of patient and family seizure education programs scheduled for March and April.  If you or a loved one are affected by seizure disorder, please bring your family and join us at … Continue reading

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Great resource to find free or low cost medication programs

Medications can be a very important part of managing a medical condition, often in conjunction with other therapies and healthy lifestyle.  Unfortunately, as many patients know, they can also be one of the most expensive aspects of a treatment plan.  What some … Continue reading

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Raising awareness of Epilepsy and Alzheimer’s Disease in November

We are halfway through November, and well into National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month, as well as National Epilepsy Awareness month!  Both neurological issues affect many people, and you may have a friend or loved one who manages their own condition and/or that … Continue reading

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The Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota wants to know how YOU are wired

The Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota has just initiated a new campaign encouraging those with epilepsy/seizure disorder to share how they are wired uniquely, outside of being wired for seizures. Although epilepsy can be a difficult condition to live with, it … Continue reading

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