Read the latest epilepsy news from Epilepsy Society.
Maternal obesity and epilepsy - research suggests possible links
5 April 2017
Epilepsy Society's medical director, Professor Ley Sander says research linking maternal obesity to epilepsy should be treated with caution and seen in the wider...
Epilepsy Society prepares for annual conference
17 March 2017
Epilepsy Society is preparing for our annual conference, Epilepsy: past, present and future on Saturday 18 March at Holiday Inn, Bloomsbury, London.
Survey shows patient experience of neurology services - including epilepsy - has deteriorated
17 March 2017
Survey shows patient experience of neurology services - including epilepsy - has deteriorated in the last two years.
Research using Apple watch links epileptic seizures to stress and missed sleep
22 February 2017
New research using an Apple Watch app to track seizures in people with epilepsy finds that the most common triggers are often stress and missed sleep.
Epilepsy Society receives £2,500 charitable gift from The Patron's Fund
14 February 2017
Epilepsy Society is one of almost 300 organisations to receive a charitable gift from The Patron's Fund following Her Majesty the Queen's 90th birthday celebrations...
Department of Health stresses commitment to fast access to medication post Brexit
10 February 2017
The Department of Health issues statement following BBC Radio 4's Today programme looking at impact if Britain withdraws from the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
Made by Chelsea - designer handbags raise money for Epilepsy Society
8 February 2017
New York actress, model and DJ Chelsea Leyland designs high-end handbags to raise money for Epilepsy Society.
Epilepsy Society professor wins 2016 Excellence in Epilepsy Award
3 February 2017
Epilepsy Society's Professor Philip Patsalos has been awarded the 2016 Excellence in Epilepsy Award by the British Chapter of the International League Against...