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Sitka project makes grocery store trip easier challenging, because I have two other kids as well," said Jaime Bentley, whose middle child, Jema, has intractable epilepsy and cerebral palsy.But the members of Girl Scout Troop 4140 are hoping to turn the trip to the store into a better experience...
State tackles definition of "medically necessary" abortions of 21 different conditions, such as coma, seizures and epilepsy. It also includes what has been called a "catch-all" option...medication needed by women with conditions like bipolar disorder and epilepsy "can be highly dangerous to a developing fetus. Without funding...
Changes in abortion payment regulations draw mixed reactions

...certificate has 23 categories for a medically necessary abortion, including severe pre-eclampsia, congestive heart failure, epilepsy or a psychiatric disorder that places a woman "in imminent danger of medical impairment of a major bodily function." Critics...
Bee season off and running for local enthusiasts

...six months. She was afraid by the next round she could have permanent damage in her eyes. Chronic pain, malaria, asthma, epilepsy, and migraines are a few of the diseases and health problems BTV has improved or healed, according to the Food and Agriculture...
House Finance takes up abortion funding bills

...physical health. That could mean a serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to conditions including epilepsy, congestive heart failure, coma, renal disease that requires dialysis, or 17 other conditions.The bills also include...

...wrote in his blog, Kellisa - who had a congenital heart defect, hydrocephalus, epilepsy, cerebral palsy and more - wasn't given any hope of survival by doctors.She endured her first surgery at less than 2 weeks...
Health agency proposes new abortion regulations

...continuation of her pregnancy due to "impairment of a major bodily function," such as renal disease that requires dialysis, epilepsy, congestive heart failure, a pregnancy not implanted in the uterine cavity and a coma.Comments are being taken on the new...
Senate passes abortion bill

...physical health. That could mean a serious risk of death or "impairment of a major bodily function" due to such things as epilepsy, congestive heart failure, coma or renal disease that requires dialysis.Payment would not be made for "elective" abortions...
Cael John Askin

...Lifelong Alaskan resident, Cael John Askin, 25, died Thursday, March 7, 2013 at his home in Kenai from complications of epilepsy.A visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday, March 15, 2013 at Peninsula Memorial Chapel, 5839 Kenai...


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