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  • Myoclonus

    Myoclonus refers to very rapid and brief muscular activity. These movements are involuntary- the medical term meaning not under one’s control. There are a number of types of involuntary muscle activities for example seizures, dystonias, fasciculations, myoclonus, chorea and others.Unlike...

     
  • Seizures

    Seizures

    Childhood seizures, or convulsions, can be caused by a variety of common, and sometimes uncommon, childhood illnesses that result in abnormal electrical activity in the brain. Seizures in children can be divided into two main categories: 1) febrile seizure - occurs when a...

     
  • Febrile seizures

    Febrile seizures

    What are Febrile Seizures Febrile seizures is the name we give to seizures (convulsions or “fits”) that happen in young children as a result of fever. They are very different from “regular” seizures or epilepsy. Febrile seizures happen in between 6 months and 6 years...