Cure https://www.cureepilepsy.org The Seizing Life podcast, hosted by Kelly Cervantes, aims to inspire empathy & give hope as we search for a cure for epilepsy. Together, we can find a cure. We can seize life. Fri, 06 Dec 2019 21:07:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.2.3 The Seizing Life podcast, by Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE), hosted by Kelly Cervantes, aims to inspire empathy & give hope as we search for a cure for epilepsy. Together, we can find a cure. We can seize life. Seizing Life clean episodic Seizing Life seizinglifepodcast@gmail.com seizinglifepodcast@gmail.com (Seizing Life) © 2019 CURE. All rights reserved. Seizing Life Cure https://www.cureepilepsy.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Podcast-3000x3000-Logo-1.jpg https://www.cureepilepsy.org The Seizing Life podcast, hosted by Kelly Cervantes, aims to inspire empathy &amp;amp;amp;amp; give hope as we search for a cure for epilepsy. Together, we can find a cure. We can seize life. Chicago, Illinois Weekly Infantile Spasms: Know the Signs and Take Action (Rebroadcast) https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action-rebroadcast/ Wed, 04 Dec 2019 16:32:06 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=99529 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action-rebroadcast/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action-rebroadcast/feed/ 0 <p>In honor of Infantile Spasms Awareness Week, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode on this severe pediatric epilepsy.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action-rebroadcast/">Infantile Spasms: Know the Signs and Take Action (Rebroadcast)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> In honor of Infantile Spasms Awareness Week, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode on this severe pediatric epilepsy. ]]> Seizing Life clean 25:18 Establishing Your New Normal with Epilepsy https://www.cureepilepsy.org/establishing-your-new-normal-with-epilepsy/ Wed, 20 Nov 2019 17:58:47 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=98469 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/establishing-your-new-normal-with-epilepsy/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/establishing-your-new-normal-with-epilepsy/feed/ 0 <p>Listen to one woman’s story about how developing epilepsy can suddenly change your “normal” in drastic ways.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/establishing-your-new-normal-with-epilepsy/">Establishing Your New Normal with Epilepsy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Listen to one woman’s story about how developing epilepsy can suddenly change your “normal” in drastic ways. ]]> Seizing Life clean 21:17 You Don’t Have to Be a Brain Surgeon to Understand Epilepsy Research https://www.cureepilepsy.org/you-dont-have-to-be-a-brain-surgeon-to-understand-epilepsy-research/ Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:28:26 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=96961 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/you-dont-have-to-be-a-brain-surgeon-to-understand-epilepsy-research/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/you-dont-have-to-be-a-brain-surgeon-to-understand-epilepsy-research/feed/ 0 <p>You don’t have to be a neuroscientist to understand epilepsy research.  Learn how people without a science background can be empowered by research.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/you-dont-have-to-be-a-brain-surgeon-to-understand-epilepsy-research/">You Don’t Have to Be a Brain Surgeon to Understand Epilepsy Research</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> You don’t have to be a neuroscientist to understand epilepsy research.  Learn how people without a science background can be empowered by research. ]]> Seizing Life clean 23:24 SUDEP: What You Need To Know (Rebroadcast) https://www.cureepilepsy.org/sudep-what-you-need-to-know-rebroadcast/ Wed, 23 Oct 2019 16:16:03 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=96243 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/sudep-what-you-need-to-know-rebroadcast/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/sudep-what-you-need-to-know-rebroadcast/feed/ 0 <p>In honor of SUDEP Action Day, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode of Seizing Life exploring Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP), the risk factors, and ways patients, families, and caregivers can reduce the risk.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/sudep-what-you-need-to-know-rebroadcast/">SUDEP: What You Need To Know (Rebroadcast)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> In honor of SUDEP Action Day, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode of Seizing Life exploring Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP), the risk factors, and ways patients, families, and caregivers can reduce the risk. SUDEP Action Day, we’re rebroadcasting an important episode of Seizing Life exploring Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP), the risk factors, and ways patients, families, and caregivers can reduce the risk.
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A Mind Unraveled (Rebroadcast) https://www.cureepilepsy.org/a-mind-unravelled/ Wed, 09 Oct 2019 15:18:02 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=94950 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/a-mind-unravelled/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/a-mind-unravelled/feed/ 0 <p>Author/journalist Kurt Eichenwald recounts the struggles and challenges he has faced due to uncontrolled seizures and the severe stigma and discrimination associated with epilepsy.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/a-mind-unravelled/">A Mind Unraveled (Rebroadcast)</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Author/journalist Kurt Eichenwald recounts the struggles and challenges he has faced due to uncontrolled seizures and the severe stigma and discrimination associated with epilepsy. ]]> Seizing Life clean 23:45 Shout from the Rooftops: Your Voice Can Help Find a CURE https://www.cureepilepsy.org/shout-from-the-rooftops-your-voice-can-help-find-a-cure/ Wed, 25 Sep 2019 18:16:49 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=77129 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/shout-from-the-rooftops-your-voice-can-help-find-a-cure/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/shout-from-the-rooftops-your-voice-can-help-find-a-cure/feed/ 0 <p>Kelly Cervantes sits in the guest seat to give fellow advocates tips on making a difference in the battle against epilepsy.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/shout-from-the-rooftops-your-voice-can-help-find-a-cure/">Shout from the Rooftops: Your Voice Can Help Find a CURE</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Kelly Cervantes sits in the guest seat to give fellow advocates tips on making a difference in the battle against epilepsy. ]]> Seizing Life clean 23:53 Advocate Like a Champion: Spreading Epilepsy Awareness and Standing Up for Research https://www.cureepilepsy.org/advocate-like-a-champion-spreading-epilepsy-awareness-and-standing-up-for-research/ Wed, 11 Sep 2019 19:42:39 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=41404 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/advocate-like-a-champion-spreading-epilepsy-awareness-and-standing-up-for-research/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/advocate-like-a-champion-spreading-epilepsy-awareness-and-standing-up-for-research/feed/ 0 <p>Learn how this college student battles epilepsy stigma by speaking up and advocating like a champion.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/advocate-like-a-champion-spreading-epilepsy-awareness-and-standing-up-for-research/">Advocate Like a Champion: Spreading Epilepsy Awareness and Standing Up for Research</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Learn how this college student battles epilepsy stigma by speaking up and advocating like a champion. ]]> Seizing Life clean 20:17 Growing Pains: Living with a Sibling with Epilepsy https://www.cureepilepsy.org/growing-pains-living-with-a-sibling-with-epilepsy/ Wed, 28 Aug 2019 21:25:45 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=39914 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/growing-pains-living-with-a-sibling-with-epilepsy/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/growing-pains-living-with-a-sibling-with-epilepsy/feed/ 0 <p>Find out how growing up around siblings with epilepsy shapes children’s lives.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/growing-pains-living-with-a-sibling-with-epilepsy/">Growing Pains: Living with a Sibling with Epilepsy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Find out how growing up around siblings with epilepsy shapes children’s lives. ]]> Seizing Life clean 20:39 Fight Stigma: You’re Never Too Young To Be a Hero https://www.cureepilepsy.org/fight-stigma-youre-never-too-young-to-be-a-hero/ Wed, 14 Aug 2019 21:55:56 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=38772 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/fight-stigma-youre-never-too-young-to-be-a-hero/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/fight-stigma-youre-never-too-young-to-be-a-hero/feed/ 0 <p>Henry is a teen on a mission to battle epilepsy stigma and support organizations working toward a cure.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/fight-stigma-youre-never-too-young-to-be-a-hero/">Fight Stigma: You’re Never Too Young To Be a Hero</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Henry is a teen on a mission to battle epilepsy stigma and support organizations working toward a cure. ]]> Seizing Life clean 20:03 What to Expect When You’re Expecting…as a Woman with Epilepsy https://www.cureepilepsy.org/what-to-expect-when-youre-expecting-as-a-woman-with-epilepsy/ Wed, 31 Jul 2019 16:12:55 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=37627 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/what-to-expect-when-youre-expecting-as-a-woman-with-epilepsy/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/what-to-expect-when-youre-expecting-as-a-woman-with-epilepsy/feed/ 0 <p>In this episode, learn about the family planning steps one mom took to safely manage her epilepsy while pregnant.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/what-to-expect-when-youre-expecting-as-a-woman-with-epilepsy/">What to Expect When You’re Expecting…as a Woman with Epilepsy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> In this episode, learn about the family planning steps one mom took to safely manage her epilepsy while pregnant. ]]> Seizing Life clean 19:17