Study ties cardiovascular fitness to epilepsy risks in men

09/6/2013 | Medscape (free registration)

Men with low levels of cardiovascular fitness at age 18 may have a higher risk of epilepsy later in life, Swedish researchers reported in the journal Neurology. "This study is the first indication that we should be looking into something like exercise, and the advantage is that it doesn't cost money," said study author Dr. Elinor Ben-Menachem at the University of Gothenburg.

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