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Why epilepsy may account for more lost years of life than other brain disorders: -- ScienceDaily

People with epilepsy have a 27-fold greater risk of sudden death than people without the disorder. However, many of these deaths could be prevented through greater identification of epilepsy as a cause of death, and in educating the public more effectively about the disease’s life-threatening dangers, according to a new opinion article. 35 more words

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Johnson & Johnson Moves Toward ‘Compassionate’ Care With Experimental Medicines

Independent panel to review requests from seriously ill patients for unapproved medicines

  

Johnson & Johnson has arranged for an independent panel to review requests from seriously ill patients who want to try an unapproved drug even if they aren’t participating in the drug’s testing. 1,084 more words