Information about non epileptic seizures and Non Epileptic Attack Disorder.


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Research Project From University of Sheffield

We have been asked to take part in a new research project. Study title The Effects of Repetitive Thoughts and Feelings in People with Chronic Seizure Disorders Institution The University of Sheffield About the study The project aims to explore two main areas: 1.    People who suffer seizures often worry about these and have fears about the effects upon ...
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New Research Project Announced

A new research project has been announced by Dr Christopher Graham of the University of Leeds into the possible connection between sleep problems and NEAD and FND. "This study investigates whether people with functional neurological disorders (FND), including those with dissociative seizures/non-epileptic attacks, experience particular problems with sleep. We also want to see if poor sleep affects FND symptoms. We ...
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New FND Action Website Launched!

Our new website for people diagnosed with functional neurological symptoms has been launched! FND Action is a newly formed UK based non-profit organisation whose aim is to raise awareness of functional neurological symptoms and provide a support network for those diagnosed and their families. The purpose of this website is to provide you and your family and friends with as ...
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The Misdiagnosis of Epilepsy and NEAD

Journalism student, Abi Simpson knows exactly what it is like to have NEAD having been diagnosed with the condition in 2013. When asked to do an assignment for her University course, Abi jumped at the chance to research more into NEAD. You can read Abi's resulting article here ...
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Support in Scunthorpe

Epilepsy Action holds a monthly coffee morning in Scunthorpe at which people with NEAD are very welcome. The details are as follows: Day: First Tuesday of the month Time: 11 am to 12:30 pm Place: Cafe Indiependent, 169-173 High Street, Scunthorpe DN15 6EH ...
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