Read the latest epilepsy news from Epilepsy Society.
Carers need help
21 February 2013
An Epilepsy Society survey carried out in 2011 showed that carers looking after someone with epilepsy often neglect their own health needs to care for a loved one....
River Island epilepsy awareness raising campaign
12 February 2013
River Island – the high street fashion retailer - supports leading epilepsy charities, Epilepsy Society and Young Epilepsy with an online awareness raising campaign...
GPs report decline in childhood epilepsy
7 February 2013
Epilepsy Society’s medical director, Professor Ley Sander believes the downwards trend is most likely due to better pre-natal and peri-natal care and delivery.
New report links epilepsy drug to autism
1 February 2013
Children whose mothers take the drug sodium valproate while pregnant are at significantly increased risk of autism and other neurodevelopmental disorders, says report...