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  1. Your welcome Sue....as my location shows, wife...

    Your welcome Sue....as my location shows, wife and I are in Southern California. We wanted to see the place before the next major earthquake severs CA from the continental US. In truth here because...
  2. Neuroscientists Translate Brain Waves Into Recognizable Speech

    Per the article. "epilepsy" patients were selected for the study

    https://gizmodo.com/neuroscientists-translate-brain-waves-into-recognizable-1832155006
  3. In our case, receiving institution shall perform "most" tasks.

    In our situation, the brain is the only organ that is being donated.

    As our designated mortuary does not support the activity to remove the brain (the mortuary only performs removals of corneas))...
  4. NIH has a path for donations

    [Been away from the forum for a while, though I still see a number of familiar member names. We trust all are doing well.]

    After much searching, contacting, calling, etc., and admittedly with...
  5. Thanks and the best to you as well. 4547

    Thanks and the best to you as well.
    4547
  6. Success with a generic Lamotrigine vs. branded Lamictal

    For 15 years, my wife has been on a strict regimen of branded Lamictal (3 x 200 mg = 600 mg per day).

    A switch to generic five years ago was devastating, e.g.; repetitive tonic clonic seizures...
  7. NYU FACES = April 2016 edition Insight E-Newsletter.

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/april-2016

    APRIL 2016 FACES E-NEWSLETTER

    WELCOME DR. LUCIA MELLONI
    MEET SOME NEW CEC ‘FACES’
    RECIPE OF THE MONTH
    RECENT...
  8. NYU FACES: March 2016 edition of Insight E-Newsletter

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/march-2016
  9. Study = statistical significance: Epidiolex treatment reduces convulsive seizures

    http://www.gwpharm.com/GW%20Pharmaceuticals%20Announces%20Positive%20Phase%203%20Pivotal%20Study%20Results%20for%20Epidiolex%20cannabidiol.aspx
  10. NYU FACES (Finding a Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures) Newsletter

    Kindly visit:
    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/february-2016

    Then, suggest scrolling down to:
    6) AMERICAN EPILEPSY SOCIETY CONFERENCE 2015

    Next, one might scroll down to:...
  11. United States - FDA Warning & Violation Letters to Pharmaceutical Companies

    Warning Letters and Notice of Violation Letters to Pharmaceutical Companies

    The “letters” are grouped by years. Some letters show the names of medications. Some letter “subjects” are...
  12. View Post

    http://metro.co.uk/2016/02/02/boy-15-has-epilepsy-cured-after-giant-robot-creates-sat-nav-in-brain-5657732/6
  13. ....... hosting Epilepsy Awareness Night and Fireworks Night on same day .....

    Kansas City Royals hosting Epilepsy Awareness Night and Fireworks Night on same day at ballpark
    ...
  14. Sure, no problem

    Go ahead....anytime...............:friendly_wink:
  15. In the original posting I refer to a prior week's...

    In the original posting I refer to a prior week's email with URLs. Here is the specific set of URLs that I reference:

    Ted: With all the brilliant minds and the hours that are expended in...
  16. OT: Many more articles of various import and subjects.

    Reference:
    http://www.braintalkcommunities.org/showthread.php/100805-Potpourri-of-articles-re-the-brain-lot-s-of-readings-enjoy?p=46911&posted=1#post46911

    A Look at the Evolution of the U.S. Navy...
  17. Anything I publish can be repeated or distributed...

    Anything I publish can be repeated or distributed without question......

    Take care.

    Oh, see one more reference to be published as a separate item..............................

    See: ...
  18. Potpourri of articles re: the brain -- lot's of readings -- enjoy

    Think happy thoughts: US military developing mind-reading implants
    http://www.techradar.com/us/news/world-of-tech/think-happy-thoughts-us-military-developing-mind-reading-implants-1313473

    Memory...
  19. New York University "FACES" December & January Insight E-Newsletter

    Enjoy.

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/december-2015-january-2016



    DECEMBER 2015 / JANUARY 2016 FACES E-NEWSLETTER


    OBITUARY NOTICE FOR MELISSA MATHISON
  20. Can you be in NYC 1-12-16 @ 6:30 PM, -- Premiere Screening?

    Premier Screening

    SEIZED, INSIDE THE MYSTERY OF EPILEPSY

    Suggest viewing this when you have a moment:
    http://partisanpictures.com/?film=seized

    A PARTISAN PICTURES Production
    A Twin Cities...
  21. My point is that those who kill/maim under...

    My point is that those who kill/maim under DUI/DWI should be judged just as harshly.

    My wife was seizure free for the state prescribed time period, and thus eligible to drive. But, we elected to...
  22. Driver killed two after he stopped epilepsy meds = murder convictions

    See comment in second article:


    http://www.nydailynews.com/news/crime/epileptic-driver-mowed-british-tourists-20-years-life-article-1.415951
    ...
  23. Life Planning for Patients and Caregivers Living with Epilepsy

    FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at NYU Langone Medical Center would like to invite you to the next Peace of Mind Lecture entitled - Life Planning for Patients and Caregivers Living with...
  24. My focus is on the necessary but draconian ban on...

    My focus is on the necessary but draconian ban on driving for those who experience seizure activities. Each state has different permutations of the ban.

    So be it…we accept.
    = = =
    What bothers...
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    Thanks for the note. Best to you always. Ted

    Thanks for the note.

    Best to you always.

    Ted
  26. Peace of Mind Lecture Series -Pharmacology -- Wed, Sep. 16, 2015 @ 6:30 PM,

    FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center at NYU Langone Medical Center will be hosting the first lecture of the Peace of Mind 2015-2016 Lecture Series. The lecture entitled - Pills & Your Brain:...
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    Depakote + Alopeccia Universalis & my comments

    http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/health/alopecia-project-shows-bald-beautiful-article-1.2328229

    Also see:
    http://alopecia-uncovered.com/


    = = = = =
    I posted the following, to the above...
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    Some years ago, when my daughter was an infant, I...

    Some years ago, when my daughter was an infant, I taped her vocalizations, both when she laughed and giggled as well as when she cried.
    So one day she was laughing and giggling and I played the...
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    Nope not unusual: speech = left side of brain,...

    Nope not unusual: speech = left side of brain, music = right side.
    That's how he quickly deduced that the "damage" was localized, albeit the deficits spawned by the AVM stroke linger to this day....
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    Music may help people with epilepsy

    http://www.foxnews.com/health/2015/08/11/music-may-help-people-with-epilepsy/


    Interesting, after my wife’s 1996 AVM stroke, she could only sing but not speak as the left temporal side of her...
  31. Our issue is not with the Epileptologist who...

    Our issue is not with the Epileptologist who recognizes the need for branded Lamictal and who writes the prescription for the branded Lamictal.

    The issue is with my corporation’s pharmacy plan and...
  32. Thanks for your kind words. Unfortunately, I...

    Thanks for your kind words.

    Unfortunately, I do not have a specimen of the generic to provide “proof” as to its actual potency level.

    Her Epileptologist was on a committee for “standards” and...
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    I wanted to keep a copper landline, primarily...

    I wanted to keep a copper landline, primarily because we have had power outages and even a total loss of all landline services several years ago due to a storm. A that time, we even lost 911 and...
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    Update from Ted, re: Nomorobo. We are...

    Update from Ted, re: Nomorobo.

    We are delighted!!!

    Calls = virtually nil.

    Our phone rings once; Nomorobo checks the inbound call and then disconnects the call for us.

    Today, we received a...
  35. OK, first time ever: branded vs. generic = explained

    Visited, with my wife her Epileptolgist this morning for routine appointment.

    My wife cannot use the generic for Lamictal.

    As we shall soon be switching mail order pharmacies (USA based), I...
  36. Find Out If You Qualify for Assistance for Your GlaxoSmithKline Medicine

    Sometimes branded medications are required with no substitution of a generic.

    No, I've not submitted any request via the URL below. But, thought the URL might be useful for some.

    Likewise,...
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    Off-Topic = VoIP phone service

    :fat:If you have a VoIP line and are pestered with annoying “sales” calls, telemarketers, robo calls (some sound almost human and have an “intelligence” to respond to key words, but the “software” is...
  38. Thread: Summer and BT

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    Mike, Thanks for all your dedication &...

    Mike,

    Thanks for all your dedication & support. It is much appreciated.

    BTW, for "all":

    A hacker just needs to be right (meaning be able to penetrate an environment) but once.

    The...
  39. Thread: Summer and BT

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    In case one thinks there is a lesser need for...

    In case one thinks there is a lesser need for network security, suggest a visit to these URLs:

    Hacking and the Future of Warfare...
  40. Recordings: FACES 2015 Epilepsy Conference - NYU - New York City

    Recordings of the sessions and PowerPoint presentations are now available on the FACES website:


    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/epilepsy-conference


    Feel free to share with family and friends!
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    Epilepsy drug may slow Alzheimer's

    KEPPRA=
    http://www.business-standard.com/article/current-affairs/epilepsy-drug-may-slow-alzheimer-s-115050900113_1.html
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    Allow me to make a big leap.

    This article relates to veterans, but it may be possible to extrapolate to this community:

    http://www.neurology.org/content/early/2015/06/17/WNL.0000000000001728.full.pdf+html

    Regards and kudos...
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    View Post

    http://www.nydailynews.com/news/national/service-dog-calms-woman-asperger-viral-video-article-1.2260075
  44. From Obesity to Epilepsy, One Nerve May Lead to Many Cures

    http://www.wired.com/2015/06/depression-obesity-one-nerve-may-mean-many-cures/?mbid=social_fb
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    Two interesting articles

    Compensating for the Missing Chunk of My Brain
    http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2015/06/compensating-for-the-missing-chunk-of-my-brain/395342/


    When a Song Can Cause a Seizure...
  46. The part of brain responsible for speech processing is discovered

    http://www.thesilverink.com/the-part-of-brain-responsible-for-speech-processing-is-discovered/23107/
  47. Scientists Boost Creativity through Brain Stimulation

    http://www.learning-mind.com/scientists-boost-creativity-through-brain-stimulation/
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    Brain scan reveals out-of-body illusion

    http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/04/150430124107.htm
  49. View Post

    http://www.futurity.org/epilepsy-belt-alerts-caregivers-of-kids-seizure/
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    I do not have a good answer But, I had the...

    I do not have a good answer

    But, I had the same problem with my wife’s med.

    CVS/Caremark wanted to bill me for the non-generic “name” brand. $$$$$$$

    My wife’s epileptologist wrote an appeal...
  51. NYC -- 12-2-14____ Cannabidiol for the Treatment of Epilepsy

    On Tuesday, December 2, 2014, from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Cannabidiol for the Treatment of Epilepsy - presented...
  52. Thread: Note to Porkette

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    Note to Porkette

    Thanks for the kind words.

    Best to you.

    4111
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    My wife’s seizure activities were not suppressed by her previous medications. So about ten years ago, her epileptologist prescribed lamictal as a replacement. After a titration period, her regimen...
  54. Epilepsy drug dosage linked to specific birth defects

    Several years ago, my wife’s OB/GYN, she loves him more than she loves me, asked me about Depakote as one of his pregnant patients was using Depakote.

    My reply, then was: “Don’t know if Depakote...
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    A Speech Synthesizer Direct to the Brain

    http://www.technologyreview.com/news/528741/a-speech-synthesizer-direct-to-the-brain/
  56. FACES = NY = NYU = May 2014 issue of the insight newsletter.

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/may-2014
  57. I saw my wife's seizure on one of the monitors in...

    I saw my wife's seizure on one of the monitors in the hospital...it was worse than a seismograph at 8.9+ or the squiggly lines on an old tube TV when between stations.
  58. Careful: The Scariest Song You'll Hear Today Is This Brain Having a Seizure

    http://blogs.sfweekly.com/shookdown/2013/10/the_scariest_song_youll_hear_t.php
  59. February Newsletter FACES (Finding a Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures)

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/february-2014
  60. Thurs. Jan 30, NYC Peace of Mind Lecture - Memory Treatment - by William Barr, PhD.

    On Thursday, January 30, 2014, from 5:30 - 8 p.m., FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Memory Treatment - presented by William Barr, PhD.
    ...
  61. Off topic(s): URLs that I find & share with others, now sharing wth this audience

    Mobility and the Metropolis...
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    Off-topic: interesting pictures and scenes

    http://www.slideshare.net/jignaciobl/photo-album-by-marius
  63. There are times when I embarrassed visiting this site.

    Why?

    My wife and I have been married for 47 years and despite the 1996 stroke trauma and ongoing deficits spawned by the massive AVM blot clot in the brain, surgically removed. whose vestiges she...
  64. NYU FACES - newsletter --- very interesting for me

    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter/december-january-20132014
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    My wife's history & meds

    On both sides of a standard letter size piece of paper, I have created a dated synopsis of my wife’s medical history, events, episodes, tests (with results), surgical procedures and her practitioners...
  66. Rehabilitative device bridges the gap between stroke victims' brains and hands

    http://www.gizmag.com/stroke-therapy-bci/30005/
  67. Victory Against Counterfeit, Contaminated Drugs

    http://www.pewhealth.org/other-resource/improving-the-safety-and-quality-of-our-drug-supply-85899520941?utm_campaign=PNN%2011-18-20&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Eloqua&elq=6cccd96f65114d65aaed3e9f0a392...
  68. A New Look At An Old Epilepsy Drug Yields Treatment Clue

    http://www.npr.org/blogs/health/2013/10/31/242158325/a-new-look-at-an-old-epilepsy-drug-yields-treatment-clue
  69. New York City (NYU) - Peace of Mind Lecture - Clinical Trials and New Therapies

    On Tuesday, October 29, 2013, from 5:30 - 8 p.m., FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind Lecture - Clinical Trials and New Therapies - presented by Dr....
  70. NYU FACES: September Insight E-Newsletter - in case you have nothing to read

    Just click on URL:
    http://faces.med.nyu.edu/faces-e-newsletter

    (The September 2013 issue is located on the top left)

    And if opportunity allows, check out the annual report:...
  71. Perhaps some folks have hit road blocks or...

    Perhaps some folks have hit road blocks or hurdles. In my opinion (and with no other information or experience) the folks above might be able to assist or provide counsel.
    ...
  72. New York City- Peace of Mind Lecture: Employment and Epilepsy (9/24/13) @ FACES

    On Tuesday, September 24, 2013, from 5:30 - 8 p.m., FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind lecture - Employment and Epilepsy - presented by Joyce A. Bender,...
  73. Pew Letter in Support of the Pharmaceutical Quality, Security, and Accountability Act

    Good reading:


    http://www.pewhealth.org/reports-analysis/issue-briefs/pew-letter-to-us-senate-in-support-of-s959-85899493884?utm_campaign=2013-08-07-PNN.html&utm_medium=email&utm_source=Eloqua
  74. Attorney Gary S. Mayerson to address statutory entirlements

    On Monday evening, June 17, 2013, from 5:30 - 8 p.m., FACES and the Comprehensive Epilepsy Center will host the evening's Peace of Mind lecture by attorney Gary S. Mayerson of Mayerson & Associates....
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    Off-topic: tissues needed

    When you have a few moments, kindly scroll through these websites and postings. And please don’t hesitate to share.

    http://www.rftw.org/index.asp?lg=1&w=pages&r=0&pid=87
    ...
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