The possibility that epilepsy may be influenced by the microbiome via the gut-brain axis has been raised by a Dutch neurologist who noticed her patients had relief from seizures when taking antibiotics. Dr Hilde Braakman of the department of Neurology at the University of Maastricht Medical Centre has highlighted a case series of six patients ...
Is epilepsy influenced by the gut microbiome?
By Michael Woodhead
28 Jun 2018