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First American With Drug-Resistant Epilepsy Has Great Success With Newly-Approved ‘Brain Stimulation’

This newly-approved procedure was recently carried out on the first American patient with drug-resistant epilepsy – and it has worked wonderfully.

Scientists Have Found a Way to Translate Brainwaves into Speech ‘With Unprecedented Clarity’

The researchers have called the system a “game-changer” for anyone who has lost their ability to speak, whether from disease or disability.

When I Was Alone at the Hospital at 4AM, a Lyft Driver Restored My Faith in Humanity

I had not slept in days, and when I was released from the hospital at 4AM, I was anticipating an awkward drive home – but I was pleasantly surprised.

Exciting New Study Shows That Zapping the Brain ‘Acutely’ Relieves Symptoms of Depression

This exciting new study showed that zapping a specific part of the brain “acutely” relieves symptoms of depression.

After 15 Years in a Vegetative State, Nerve Stimulation Restores Consciousness

The 20-minute surgery was shown to restore a renewed state of consciousness to a patient who had been in a vegetative state for 15 years.

Perfect Pay-back for Brothers Who Stole Bag During Woman’s Seizure

Naomi Strain has been dealing with uncontrollable epilepsy for years now. Since she usually has one to two seizures a week, according to Stuff, Naomi tries...

These Dogs are Changing The World Through Their Pawsome Heroism

In a campaign to name “Dogs Who Changed The World”, Milk-Bone is scouring the globe for the most incredible pups. Some of the pooches are...

Virginia Passes Medical Marijuana Bill to Allow for Production of Oils

Virginia lawmakers unanimously passed a bill that will allow families to be able to legally buy medical marijuana for treating epileptic seizures in the...

Adele Surprises 12-Year-old Irish Fan with Bedside Visit

Adele surprised a struggling young fan with a “Hello” right at her bedside. The little girl, defying the odds of survival, had a “dream come...

Marijuana Fills Dire Medical Needs of Families; Science, States Try to Catch Up

Unthinkable two decades ago, parents are joining together to fight for their children’s right to use marijuana – and many legislators and researchers are...

4 Adorable Pups With Heartwarming Stories for National Dog Day

In honor of National Dog Day, a day designed to help raise awareness for the dogs of the world that still need to be...

Neighbors Step in When Insurance Company Says ‘No’ to 2-year-old Boy

Sometimes, it really does take a village. Two-year-old Paxton McClung was born with cortical displaysia, a condition that results in epilepsy. He’s gone through several...

Unconscious Skydiver in Free Fall Rescued During Seizure (Dramatic Video)

A skydiving instructor had only seconds to catch up with an unconscious student jumper and deploy his parachute for him while he was having...

Why This Week Is Historic for Cannabis Policy in the US

Federal hearings began this week on the constitutionality of cannabis’ continuing Schedule I classification in Sacramento, California. There are many reasons why these historic hearings...
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Parents Flock to Colorado for Cannabis that Cures Seizures

After failed treatments by some of the country's best neurologists and most powerful pharmaceuticals, families whose children suffer with severe epilepsy are moving to Colorado...
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Girl’s Death Sparks Global ‘Pay it Forward’ Movement

Just three weeks ago, an 18-year-old girl in Erie, Pennsylvania named Alyssa Josephine O'Neill wanted to go to Starbucks with her mom but she...