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  1. Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS)

    29 Apr 2020

    Complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS) is a painful condition of a person?s arm, hand, leg or foot, which occurs after an injury, such as a fracture...

  2. Epilepsy and aging

    14 Apr 2020

    Epilepsy most commonly begins in childhood or in older adulthood, although it can begin at any age. People over 65 years of age have the highest incidence of epilepsy of any age, accounting for almost...

  3. Epilepsy and learning

    20 Dec 2019

    Epilepsy is a common condition of the brain in which people experience recurrent unprovoked seizures. Most people living with epilepsy progress well as learners through primary and secondary school...

  4. Fibromyalgia

    09 Dec 2019

    Fibromyalgia is a condition associated with widespread pain and tenderness...

  5. Epilepsy

    24 Nov 2019

    Medication can provide seizure control for approximately 70 per cent of people with epilepsy...

  6. Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA)

    12 Nov 2019

    A child with spinal muscular atrophy type 1 rarely lives beyond three years of age...

  7. Leukodystrophy

    12 Nov 2019

    Leukodystrophy refers to a group of inherited disorders that affect the white matter of the brain, which causes loss of normal brain functions...

  8. Friedreich's ataxia

    12 Nov 2019

    To the casual observer, a person with Friedreich ataxia may seem to be drunk...

  9. Central nervous system birth defects

    25 Sep 2019

    Folic acid taken before conception, and during at least the first four weeks of pregnancy, can prevent around seven out of 10 cases of neural tube defects...

  10. Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (CJD)

    24 Sep 2019

    Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease is characterised by physical deterioration of the brain, dementia and walking difficulties...