Epilepsy & Sleep - Linda Selwa, MD, University of Michigan Health System
The relationship between epilepsy and sleep is both complex and important. Linda Selwa, MD, a neurologist with the University of Michigan Health System, specializes in both epilepsy and sleep. On this call, she discusses the impact of sleep and sleep disorders on seizure control, mood, cognitive function, and overall health. She also discusses how epilepsy and its treatment can affect sleep quality and quantity, along with various behaviors, strategies, and treatments that can promote improved sleep.