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Although 10 percent of the American population will experience a seizure, the causes of epilepsy are still under study. For some people, the condition is inherited. For others, it’s the result of injury. In either case, Cleveland Clinic Florida’s neurologists are experts at diagnosing and treating this condition.

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that causes people to have seizures, or a disruption of electrical activity in the brain. Each year, more than 200,000 new cases of seizures and epilepsy occur, affecting about 3 million Americans of all ages, according to the Epilepsy Foundation. However, advances in drug and surgery treatments allow READ MORE >>


Digestive Diseases
Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease are known as inflammatory bowel diseases and are often difficult to diagnose. Bouts of abdominal pain, frequent diarrhea and intestinal bleeding could be due to either condition. In fact, the two are often mistaken for each other because of significant overlapping features. Cleveland Clinic Florida’s physicians use their expertise and technologically advanced diagnostic tools to make the right call. Digestive

At Cleveland Clinic Florida, gastroenterologists and colorectal surgeons work as a team in the Department of Digestive Diseases to diagnose and identify the best way READ MORE >>


Heart failure is a progressive condition in which the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body’s needs. The condition may be caused by hardening of the arteries, a heart attack, high blood pressure or cardiomyopathy. With cardiomyopathy, the heart muscle becomes inflamed and doesn’t work as well as it should. Heart failure can affect the right side, the left side, or both sides of the heart.

Nearly five million Americans are diagnosed with heart failure each year. It is the leading cause of hospitalization in people over age 65. Heart failure is READ MORE >>


When chronic hip pain limits your ability to walk normally, sit comfortably, perform daily activities or enjoy life, replacement surgery can be a treatment option. In years past, recovering from hip replacement surgery used to be a lengthy process, with months of physical therapy on the horizon. However, a new minimally invasive procedure offered by Cleveland Clinic Florida means patients can recover mobility much more quickly. READ MORE >>



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