The latest news, views and opinions from Epilepsy Society.
Emma Friedmann is a parent carer of her 19 year old son who has fetal valproate syndrome. In February 2018, she attended parliament when the government announced their decision to review handling of concerns around sodium valproate.
Adam Franks describes how, with the help of his neurologist, he fulfilled his dream of becoming a professional ice hockey player, in spite of his epilepsy.
Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham explains why mothers who have campaigned relentlessly about equality in women's health, are her inspiration as we celebrate #VotesforWomen
Sharon Ross is trying the ketogenic diet in an attempt to control her seizures. In her third blog she updates us on how she is getting on.
Our Education, Information and Support Services Manager, Andree Mayne, explains the new seizure classifications announced by the International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE).
Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham looks back over the year, at the highs and - sadly - a very snowy low.
Kay was diagnosed with epilepsy in 2011 and has tonic clonic seizures. She had a seizure in the pool at her Aqua Fit class when her lifeguard, Finn, saved her life.
After life changing surgery to treat epilepsy, pianist Georgie Alice has released an album, "Moments", that is raising funds for Epilepsy Society
Our content manager, Nicola Swanborough, explains how our sodium valproate survey helped us raise awareness of risks associated with the drug in the media, parliament and with Government.
Sharon Ross is about to start the ketogenic diet in an attempt to control her seizures. This is the first in a series of blogs about what it involves.