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7 edition of Growing Up with Epilepsy found in the catalog.

Growing Up with Epilepsy

A Practical Guide for Parents

by Lynn Bennett Blackburn

  • 142 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Demos Medical Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Advice on parenting,
  • Coping with illness,
  • Home nursing & caring,
  • Medical,
  • Diseases - Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • Consumer Health,
  • Neurology - General,
  • Popular works,
  • Children with Special Needs,
  • Parenting - General,
  • Health & Fitness / Diseases / Nervous System (incl. Brain),
  • Caregiving,
  • Family & General Practice,
  • Epilepsy in children

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8711302M
    ISBN 101888799749
    ISBN 109781888799743

    Growing up with epilepsy: A two-year investigation of cognitive development in children with new onset epilepsy Article in Epilepsia 49(11) October with 50 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Roy said she was born with epilepsy and growing up in Maine she said she had a hard time in school. At one point, she said the school tried to claim she was unfit to be in a public school but her doctors said she was as normal as any other kid. “I got treated better by the students than staff,” she said.


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"This book is an excellent reference to recommend to parents of children with epilepsy." -- Child Neuropsychology "Growing Up with Epilepsy will appeal to busy parents who want a quick reference guide, [the] basic tools to help their kids through all manner of concerns.5/5(1).

The Paperback of the Growing Up with Epilepsy: A Practical Guide for Parents by Lynn Bennett Blackburn PhD at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Pages: Seize the Day: One Girl's Inspirational Story of Growing Up and Learning to Live a Happy, Healthy Life with Epilepsy Kindle Edition by Abby Gustus Alford (Author) › Visit Amazon's Abby Gustus Alford Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. /5(6). Advancing Public Policy for Epilepsy: The Epilepsy Foundation’s Public Police Institute and Teens Speak Up. Programs growing up.

Permalink Submitted by lisaltstheresa on Fri, Some children do grow out of it. But it is really hard to say. For we are all different. It can get better but then again get worse.

-- Child Neuropsychology ""Growing Up with Epilepsy will appeal to busy parents who want a quick reference An important tool for everyday living."" --The Midwest Book Review""The book was written for parents in easy, comprehensible language.

This book is organized so that you can go to the information that you need when you need it, returning for updates as your child grows and new issues emerge.

In her 20 years of working with children with epilepsy, Dr. Blackburn has been continually impressed by. In his book, "Running from the Devil: A Memoir of a Boy Possessed," Steve Kissing tells the story of growing up believing he was possessed by the devil, and the steps he took to hide his.

Get this from a library. Growing up with epilepsy: a practical guide for parents. [Lynn Bennett Blackburn] -- This book provides the tools you need to raise a child with epilepsy, to support his/her social development, provide effective discipline, and negotiate the educational system.

Each stage in your. This book provides the tools you need to raise a child with epilepsy, to support his/her social development, provide effective discipline, and negotiate the educational stage in your child's life presents unique issues and problems, ranging from finding day care to school programming to driving.

This book is organized so that you can go to the information that you need when you Author: Lynn Bennett Blackburn. Growing Up with Epilepsy: Evan's Story.

Patient & family education THRIVE wellness program. Evan was diagnosed with a mixed seizure disorder called myoclonic-astatic epilepsy (MAE), or Doose syndrome, an idiopathic, generalized epilepsy of early childhood.

They also received a book of ketogenic diet menus specific to Evan's dietary. Epilepsy Action is a charity that improves the lives of everyone affected by epilepsy.

We give advice, improve healthcare, fund research and campaign for change. Epilepsy Action is the working name of British Epilepsy Association, a registered charity in England and Wales (No. ) and a company limited by guarantee (No.

) in England. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Growing Up with Epilepsy: A Practical Guide for Parents (Paperback) at nd: Lynn Bennett Blackburn. But the text is rather problematic. The narrative is distant and disjointed.

The storyline wavers all over the place. Of the pages of this book, less than half are about growing up with an epileptic brother.

Whole sections are devoted to the creator's grandparents and their unrelated stories of growing up, wars, death,/5. So, my mom waking up with none of that except having epilepsy, she was considered extremely lucky.

Growing Up with a mom who has epilepsy. Growing up with a mother with epilepsy was basically a normal childhood, with playing outside with friends, fighting with my brothers, thinking second grade was “hard”.

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It also gave me a chance to stand up for myself against employers and colleagues who tried to exploit my condition as a weakness. My epilepsy is a. In this video, neuropsychologist Amy Morgan, PhD, discusses learning issues that can affect children with epilepsy.

Learn more about childhood epilepsy: http. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Guyology: A Guy's Guide to Growing Up by Melisa Holmes MD, Trish Hutchison MD | at Barnes & Noble. This is a collection of chapters from renowned authors focused on the contemporary issues in developmental epilepsy, from both clinical and basic science perspectives.

The book helps parents, teachers, and Brand: Three Leaf Press. In this video from Growing Up with Epilepsy, epileptologist Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, discusses the term seizure threshold and conditions that can.

The Sound of Silence is a wonderful middle grade adaptation of The Hands of My Father, a book I knew nothing about going into this read. From the first chapter I knew this was a good book. Myron details his life growing up hearing with two deaf parents.

Like most kids /5. This book has been organised with the busy parent in mind. The first four chapters are a ""must read"" for every parent. They provide the basic tools for understanding Epilepsy, behaviour management and school programming.

The final chapter summarises parenting of a child with Epilepsy, providing an easy to remember checklist. 15 Jul - These are a selection of the 'top' books that come up on if you search for epilepsy. Inclusion on this board does not mean that Epilepsy Action recommend the book.

See more ideas about Epilepsy, Epilepsy action and Books pins. Growing Up with Epilepsy: A Practical Guide for Parents by Lynn Bennett Blackburn Karen’s Epilepsy by Elizabeth MD Baltaro Written and illustrated by a high school student with epilepsy, Karen’s Epilepsy is a page story about a girl with complex-partial seizures.

work-up, treatment, or prognostic thinking becomes blocked. This book brings the story of epilepsy alive with easy-to-understand text and illustrations that are both informative and interesting. Contact the FACES office for availability. Let’s learn with Teddy about Epilepsy, ().

Recently a classmate at the University did a presentation on Epilepsy and it made me wonder what if any evidence there was to support me 'growing out' of my Epilepsy. I didn't find much but I can give hope to everyone on here.

I stopped taking my medications for siezures when I was 2, so I know that is not what caused them to stop. Growing Up with a mom who has epilepsy.

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Compiled by research and science, it’s the book to get you started on your happiness journey. Your Happiness Guide is filled with. Growing Up with Epilepsy - Learning. However, children with epilepsy tend to have more difficulty with this type of recall, most likely because seizure activity disrupts the storage and/or retrieval of information.

The capacity for working memory varies from one individual to another. This disruption may cause children to advance more slowly. “As a parent of a young child with epilepsy, I recommend this book as a starting point for families living with epilepsy.” — Warren Lammert hairman and Co-Founder of the Epilepsy Therapy Project and Park Avenue South New York, NY $ Epilepsy: Patient and Family Guide, 3rd Edition, is a.

- Explore efof's board "Epilepsy Books", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Epilepsy, Epilepsy awareness and Books pins. epilepsy, a chronic disorder of cerebral function characterized by periodic convulsive seizures.

There are many conditions that have epileptic seizures. Sudden discharge of excess electrical activity, which can be either generalized (involving many areas of cells in the brain) or focal, also known as partial (involving one area of cells in the.

By the same author as the classic best-selling guide, Child Development from Birth to Eight, Growing Up describes the main changes for children and young people as they grow from middle childhood to the brink of adulthood.

A full description of development is placed in the context of their daily lives and those of their families. The book explores the meaning of independence for a generation. LOCAL The Gardner News, Weekend, February- 3 Growing up in fear of the ‘monster’ BY STEVE MARCOTTE NEWS STAFF WRITER WESTMINSTER — Growing up with epilepsy, Danielle Rocheford dealt with the constant fear of having a seizure, prompting her to tell the story in a children’s book.

Beginning with the early memories following. Growing up, I always loved the Chicken Soup for the Soul book series. I couldn’t get enough. The stories made me laugh, made me cry and everything in between. I felt a kinship and personal connection with the story-tellers, and always closed each book wanting to know more.

The books were always such an inspiration, and made me believe that one day I could write a book of my. A seizure is the manifestation of an abnormal, hypersynchronous discharge of a population of cortical neurons. This discharge may produce subjective symptoms or objective signs, in which case it is a clinical seizure, or it may be apparent only on an electroencephalogram (EEG), in which case it is an electrographic (or subclinical) seizure.

Clinical seizures are usually classified according to. Growing Up with Epilepsy: a Practical Guide for Parents. Lynn Bennett Blackburn, $ This book provides the tools you need to raise a child with epilepsy, to support his/her social development, provide effective discipline, and negotiate the educational system.

Epilepsy can be caused by different conditions, including stroke, brain tumor, brain infection, or traumatic brain injury. Zayan is one of the 60% of people where the cause of epilepsy is unknown. Caring for someone during a seizure.

As my friendship with Zayan grew, I became passionate about understanding how epilepsy impacted his daily life. Growing Up with Epilepsy: A Practical Guide for Parents: : Lynn Bennett Blackburn, PhD: Books5/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Becky the Brave: A Story About Epilepsy book by Laurie Lears.

Becky is Sarah's big sister. She is brave about going to a new school, about standing up to a big dog, and even about having epilepsy. But one day Becky has a Free shipping over $/5(3). Information about the diagnosis and treatment of childhood epilepsy and how epilepsy may affect a child’s life.

In the UK, epilepsy affects around 1 in every children and young people under Epilepsy can start at any age including childhood. If your child develops epilepsy you may have questions or. Today, more than genes have been associated with the various forms of epilepsy, and the list is growing.

“I don’t think a month goes by without one or two new reports of novel epilepsy genes,” Noebels says. Today, more than genes have been associated with the various forms of epilepsy, and the list is growing.

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Bletchingley teen speaks out about the challenges of growing up with epilepsy. “It’s been great growing up in this close-knit community where everyone’s very Author: Les Steed.