Saturday, February 16, 2013

Bringing More Attention to Rasmussen's Encephalitis

I never heard of Rasmussen's Encephalitis or R.E. before this HuffPost Live segment. Have you? Children suffer from severe and frequent seizures and possible brain damage that aren't controlled by anti-epileptic medication. Per Dr. Gary Mathern the disease affects 2 out of 2 million children.

And when I heard that the current treatment is to remove half the brain I was like many people, shocked beyond belief! But in the young girl, who was on the segment, it's greatly improved her life.

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