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Dr. Karen Keough Heads to Disneyland As Featured Speaker for Epilepsy Expo

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Dr. Karen Keough will soon be packing up her mouse ears and heading off to Disneyland to participate in the annual Epilepsy Awareness & Education Expo /Epilepsy Awareness Day, November 4 - 6, taking place at the Southern California theme park.

Parents Credit Early Intervention, Brain Surgery for Two-Year-Old’s ‘Miraculous Outcome’ despite Tuberous Sclerosis

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Rain Woods began facing challenges well before he was even born. In utero, it was discovered that he had a large tumor filling up his tiny heart--an early indication that he may have Tuberous Sclerosis. After his birth, seizures and other medical issues kept him in the ICU. Find out how Dr. Karen Keough intervened and how Rain is thriving as a now active two-year old.

X-ALD Added to Newborn Screenings in Texas this Week

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X-ALD is a genetic disorder affecting the nervous system and adrenal glands. Screening newborns for it will hopefully lead to early detection and treatment plans to avoid its serious side effects like developmental delays, blindness, and seizures.

Dr. Karen Keough on Prescription CBD Oil vs. Over-the-Counter CBD Products

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Dr. Keough shares a closer look at the important differences between prescription and over-the-counter CBD products.

CNCA Doctors Discuss Epilepsy, SUDEP After Actor’s Sudden Death

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Dr. Aaron Cardon and Dr. Kate Labiner both recently shed light on what is SUDEP and how common it is after the sudden death of popular actor Cameron Boyce.

Medical Marijuana in Texas: Dr. Keough Updates on Compassionate Use Program

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Dr. Keough recently participated in a discussion with Texas Public Radio on updates to Texas' Compassionate Use Program for medical marijuana to treat epilepsy and other newly proposed conditions. Here's what she had to say:

Community Invited: Epilepsy Symposium on June 8

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If you have a child or teenager living with epilepsy, you may want to check out this week's Epilepsy Patient Symposium. Dr. Karen Keough and Dr. Aaron Cardon will both be featured speakers.

Dr. Karen Keough Revisits Kenya

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Dr. Karen Keough recently returned from her fifth medical mission with HEAL Kenya. Learn more about the amazing work that she and others do there helping those in need:

Patient Profile: Kody Teaches Us to Dream Big

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We are often amazed at the accomplishments of our patients. Kody is one of those examples — someone who leaves us awe-struck by his determination. Learn more about his inspiring story here:

KXAN Shares Story of Child Neurology Consultants' New EEG Service for Epilepsy Monitoring

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Child Neurology Consultants offers new in-home video EEG monitoring service for kids with epilepsy.

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