Mindfulness helps in drug-resistant epilepsy

A mindfulness intervention can improve quality of life scores for people with drug-resistant epilepsy, a randomised controlled trial shows.

Thirty patients with drug-resistant epilepsy receiving the mindfulness intervention showed a 10% improvement in their Quality of Life in Epilepsy (QOLIE) score from 57 points to 63 points, the Australian and Chinese authors say.

The same number of patients allocated to a