such as corpus callosotomy where the "bridge" that connects the two brain hemispheres
is cut. This works best for tonic and atonic seizures, and might not help the other
types of seizures.
How Can I Help My Child?
Caring for a child with LGS can be challenging. Work with your child's care team
to set up needed appointments and therapies.
Make sure that you and other adults and caregivers (family members, babysitters,
teachers, coaches, etc.) know what
to do during a seizure. Your child may need to wear a helmet to prevent head injury