Seizures in children may pass or be part of an epileptic disorder. WebMD
identifies types of seizures, their diagnosis, and the risks they pose to your child.
Oct 18, 2016 ... A seizure occurs when the brain functions abnormally, resulting in a change in
movement, attention, or level of awareness. Different types of ...
Seizures are caused by a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain. Find out
what you need to know about seizures and what to do if your child has one.
Nov 29, 2016 ... Population-based estimates suggest that every year 25000-40000 children in the
United States experience a first unprovoked seizure.
However, there are certain things that seem to trigger or cause a seizure in some
children. If you know what these triggers are, you can watch to see if they affect ...
Learn more about Seizures symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments from experts at
Boston Children's, ranked best Children's Hospital by US News.
Seizures in children are often similar to those in adults (see Seizure Disorders).
However, some types of seizures, such as febrile seizures (see Febrile Seizures)
Apr 27, 2015 ... Seizures are frightening to watch, but children rarely suffer long-term harm as a
result of a seizure. Fortunately, most seizures can be controlled ...
A seizure occurs when parts of the brain receive a burst of abnormal electrical
signals that temporarily interrupts normal electrical brain function.