Read the latest epilepsy news from Epilepsy Society.
Last chance for school children to design a seizure first aid poster and win £125
12 July 2019
Primary school pupils across the UK to are being given a chance to design a seizure first aid poster to raise awareness of epilepsy.
Invite your local MP to All Party Parliamentary Group on Epilepsy meeting to discuss Brexit
4 July 2019
The All Party Parliamentary Group on Epilepsy is holding a meeting on 23 July about the effect of Brexit on epilepsy.
Epilepsy Society submits response to Government's Online Harms White Paper
3 July 2019
Epilepsy Society has submitted its response to the Online Harms White Paper, calling on the Government to include safeguarding measures for people with photosensitive...
Young woman experiences the world of politics through our 'Me and My Shadow' scheme
2 July 2019
Budding politician Sydney Joyce, recently shadowed Paula Sherriff MP as part of our 'Me and My Shadow' scheme.
World Health Organization calls for action to reduce issues around epilepsy worldwide
1 July 2019
A new report released by the World Health Organisation (WHO) calls for action to improve healthcare and reduce stigma and discrimination around epilepsy.
Vimpat 100mg tablets have been recalled by Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency
28 June 2019
We have been informed by the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) that they are supporting a precautionary recall for Vimpat 100mg tablets.
Gov announces further measures for medicine supplies in case of no-deal Brexit
27 June 2019
The Government has announced further measures to ensure there will be an uninterrupted supply of medicines if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal on 31...
London bus driver asks everyone to get on board with new 'Calm, Cushion, Call' campaign
26 June 2019
Bus driver Vic Hamilton is hoping everyone will get on board with our new campaign - 'Calm, Cushion, Call' - to teach people how to help someone who is having an...