03/20/2009 05:12 am ET Updated 6 days ago

Susan Axelrod Discusses Epilepsy Battle On MSNBC (VIDEO)

Susan Axelrod, wife of President Obama's chief strategist David, discussed her daughter Lauren's epilepsy on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Tuesday. Watch:

Parade magazine reported on Lauren Axelrod's struggle with epilepsy this weekend. The lack of information and research on the disorder inspired Susan and other mothers to found CURE--Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy.