Brainstorm: Finding a Cure for Epilepsy

This month’s Jeans Day organization is The Epilepsy Foundation of America whose mission is to support, advocate and empower all those affected by Epilepsy. This foundation also supports the research and training of pediatric Epilepsy specialists who seek to educate the general public of this life-altering disorder.

Epilepsy is notorious for reoccurring seizures, but the term Epilepsy itself actually refers to a whole group of chronic disorders. A diagnosis typically occurs when someone has had 2 ‘unprovoked’ seizures without a clear cause that can be managed, like a medical condition or