Ever since we learned that Grace had rasmussen’s encephalitis, we focused on rasmussen’s as a seizure disorder, which it is, an epilepsy. The disease is named after Theodore Rasmussen, a famed neurosurgeon who championed the hemispherectomy as the only treatment … Continue reading →
The RE Children’s Project is a 501 (c) (3) TAX ID - (27-1377807) organization devoted to Rasmussen’s Encephalitis, most importantly the search to find a cure. Rasmussen’s Encephalitis is a rare neurological condition that impacts children primarily under 13 years of age rendering them paralyzed on one side of their body and experiencing incurable epilepsy. In many cases, the removal of ½ of the brain is the only solution to stop the uncontrollable seizures.