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. Thu, 17 Oct 2019 21:38:41 +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 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 Infantile Spasms: Know the Signs and Take Action https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action/ Wed, 17 Jul 2019 15:21:07 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=36271 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action/feed/ 0 <p>Learn about infantile spasms, a severe form of epilepsy, and what steps to take if you think your baby is having seizures.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/infantile-spasms-know-the-signs-and-take-action/">Infantile Spasms: Know the Signs and Take Action</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Learn about infantile spasms, a severe form of epilepsy, and what steps to take if you think your baby is having seizures. ]]> Seizing Life clean 25:18 VNS: A Small Device Making a Big Difference https://www.cureepilepsy.org/vns-a-small-device-making-a-big-difference/ Wed, 03 Jul 2019 16:20:24 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=35236 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/vns-a-small-device-making-a-big-difference/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/vns-a-small-device-making-a-big-difference/feed/ 0 <p>Discover how a small device which acts like a pacemaker for the brain can reduce, lessen the intensity, or eliminate seizures for some individuals with epilepsy.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/vns-a-small-device-making-a-big-difference/">VNS: A Small Device Making a Big Difference</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Discover how a small device which acts like a pacemaker for the brain can reduce, lessen the intensity, or eliminate seizures for some individuals with epilepsy. ]]> Seizing Life clean 19:03 My Condition Isn’t Generic: Why Changes to Insurance Coverage Matter https://www.cureepilepsy.org/my-condition-isnt-generic/ Wed, 19 Jun 2019 19:26:23 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=33464 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/my-condition-isnt-generic/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/my-condition-isnt-generic/feed/ 0 <p>What do you do if an insurance company decides to switch your seizure medication? Find out in this week’s episode.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/my-condition-isnt-generic/">My Condition Isn’t Generic: Why Changes to Insurance Coverage Matter</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> What do you do if an insurance company decides to switch your seizure medication? Find out in this week’s episode. ]]> Seizing Life clean 26:09 Food for Thought: The Keto Diet and Epilepsy https://www.cureepilepsy.org/food-for-thought-the-keto-diet-and-epilepsy/ Thu, 06 Jun 2019 20:54:14 +0000 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/?p=33332 https://www.cureepilepsy.org/food-for-thought-the-keto-diet-and-epilepsy/#respond https://www.cureepilepsy.org/food-for-thought-the-keto-diet-and-epilepsy/feed/ 0 <p>Explore how the ketogenic diet can be used to control seizures in some individuals with epilepsy.</p> <p>The post <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org/food-for-thought-the-keto-diet-and-epilepsy/">Food for Thought: The Keto Diet and Epilepsy</a> appeared first on <a rel="nofollow" href="https://www.cureepilepsy.org">CURE Epilepsy</a>.</p> Explore how the ketogenic diet can be used to control seizures in some individuals with epilepsy. ]]> Seizing Life clean 27:30