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Re: [IP]Diabetic siezure question

Thank you Michael. Do I have your permission to email this to the mom?
This is what I believe she was looking for. She is on an epilepsy list but
I have her private email and that is where the note would go-private.

At 12:34 PM 7/12/99 -0800, you wrote:
>> But the mom wants to know if
>> there is a difference between the siezures caused by lows and ones
>> caused by epilespsy and I don't know the answer to that one. Help?
>Yes they are different, the epileptic seizure can be described simply 
>as an electrical storm in the brain. Usually there is inappropriate 
>feedback between the two hemispheres and the storm grows out of 
>control disrupting nueral activity. A seizure caused by low blood 
>sugar is the result of depriving the brain of it source of energy. 
>the brain stops working properly and the nervous system is then not 
>under control. Any type of seizure is potentially dangerous and in 
>rare instances may cause death from numerous causes related to 
>failure of various body systems to function properly.
>email @ redacted
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