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Vitamin D and neurology

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Vitamin D is a steroid hormone that plays a vital role in calcium and phosphate absorption. .... Studies suggest that low vitamin D levels could play a role in PD, and in one case ... Seizures are d...

Could Metabolism Play a Role in Epilepsy? - JoVE

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Feb 19, 2014 ... They determined that diet could influence susceptibility to seizures, and they have identified a common diabetes drug that could be useful in ...

The Role Of Diet And Metabolism In Epilepsy: Fruit Fly Study ...

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Feb 19, 2014 ... Metabolism may play a large role in seizures, and adjusting diet can actually be a form of treatment.

The role of dopamine in epilepsy. - NCBI

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The role of dopamine in epilepsy. ... The clinical benefits of dopamine agonists in the management of epilepsy can be traced back ... Animals; Apomorphine/ metabolism; Disease Models, Animal; Dopamine/metabolism*; Epilepsy/ metabolism* ...

Metabolism and Epilepsy - Springer

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ment of energy metabolism could in turn act to stabilize postsynaptic GABAa ... Glycogen may also play a role in seizures in both animal models and in human.

Targeting Brain Metabolism Could Offer New Way To Treat Epilepsy ...

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Mar 23, 2015 ... Targeting Brain Metabolism Could Offer New Way To Treat Epilepsy ... It plays a role in how brain cells generate energy from glucose. In one ...

Management of multifactorial idiopathic epilepsy in EL mice with ...

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Gene-environmental interactions play a significant role in the determination of ... As an alternative to AEDs diet therapies can be effective in the management or ... Glucose uptake and metabolism increases more during epileptic seizures than ...

Unraveling the secrets of the epilepsy diet | Harvard Gazette

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May 24, 2012 ... Some epilepsy cases can be improved by a diet that drastically reduces ... that it was indeed BAD's role in metabolism, not cell death, that mattered. ... a protein that plays a key role in the long-mysterious effectiveness of an ...

Common epilepsy causes-Epilepsy Awareness Program-Middle ...

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Either situation can result in too much neuronal activity and cause epilepsy. One of the most-studied neurotransmitters that plays a role in epilepsy is GABA, ... Metabolic and developmental disorders including cerebral palsy, neurofibromatosis ...

Symptomatic Epilepsy - AboutKidsHealth

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Symptomatic epilepsy is caused by an underlying problem such as an injury or a ... an infection, a congenital brain malformation, a tumour, or a metabolic disorder . ... secondary epilepsy; this term is no longer used, since it can cause confusion with .... The number of tubers and their location seem to play important roles in ...

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Could metabolism play a role in epilepsy? -- ScienceDaily

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Feb 19, 2014 ... Researchers are exploring a possible link between metabolic defects and seizures. They determined that diet could influence susceptibility to ...

Does Serotonin Play a Role in Epilepsy?

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For example, 5-HT1B–receptor activation can inhibit rat ventral tegmental ... Serotonin may play a role in the mechanism of action of some antiepileptic drugs (AEDs). ..... Altered serotonin and dopamine metabolism in the CNS of serotonin  ...

Adenosine, Ketogenic Diet and Epilepsy: The Emerging Therapeutic ...

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Ultimately, similar to epilepsy, adenosine-based metabolic therapies could ... that are antagonized by caffeine – A1 and A2A adenosine receptors – play a role in ...