Look Who’s Coming to the DC Family Forum

Look Who’s Coming to the DC Family Forum

It's less than 2 weeks away. It includes guests from as far as London, California, and Canada.  New nationally recognized medical experts will be speaking on cognition, memory, behavior and more. A Hope for HH research grantee will be sharing her preliminary findings...
Ketogenic Diet and HH

Ketogenic Diet and HH

Many families with HH and other refractory (difficult to treat) seizures search for options other than medications at some point in their treatment plan. For HH patients and many others – the anti-epileptic drugs (AEDs) are not only NOT helpful, but the side effects...

HH Treatments – How Successful Are They?

Gelastic seizures have been shown to begin in the HH lesion and removing (or otherwise damaging or ablating) the HH can cure seizures. Until recently, HH with epilepsy was considered not treatable, since surgery on the hypothalamus was considered too dangerous....