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December 30, 2012

Surgery to treat epilepsy leaves woman seizure-free

By SMHNadmin mayoclinic

Carla Huelsmann felt seizures were taking over her life. Surgery at Mayo Clinic gave it back to her.

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Tags: 2589, 5294, 5335, Carla Huelsmann, Epilepsy, Mayo Clinic, Seizure


December 25, 2012

Surgery puts an end to life-limiting epilepsy seizures

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Surgery to treat epilepsy has allowed Melissa Bruesehoff to enjoy many things that once seemed out of reach — including motherhood.

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Tags: 2589, 5292, 5294, 5335, 5418, Epilepsy, Gregory D. Cascino, Mayo Clinic, Melissa Bruesehoff, Neurology & Neurosurgery, seizures


December 4, 2012

Christina goes to the head of the class

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Epilepsy surgery was a scary thing, but it was the miracle Christina needed to go forth and grow.

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Tags: 2589, 5270, Christina George, Epilepsy, ketogenic diet, Mayo Clinic


November 28, 2012

The “new” Tiffany

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Epilepsy surgery ended Tiffany Hanson’s seizures and started a new, active life.

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Tags: 2589, 5270, Epilepsy, Mayo Clinic, seizures, temporal lobectomy, Tiffany Hanson


November 23, 2012

Family gives up mashed potatoes in respect of toddler’s restrictive diet

By Margaret Shepard, Communications Specialist Margaret_Marie

Shelby Birch’s whole family gave up mashed potatoes to help her with a diet that controls her seizures.

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Tags: 2589, 5306, 5335, Epilepsy, ketogenic diet, Mayo Clinic, Pediatrics, seizures, Shelby Birch


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