Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 16/07/2018 - 11:30
Exciting new research that involves using a protein in worms to suppress seizures, could spell hope in the future for thousands of people with epilepsy.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Fri, 06/07/2018 - 12:22
Epilepsy Society's team were "on fire" as they reached the UK national Boccia finals.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Thu, 05/07/2018 - 10:04
Epilepsy Society's CEO, Clare Pelham, wrote to the pharmaceutical companies Flynn Pharma and Pfizer to ask them to give a birthday present to the NHS.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Sat, 16/06/2018 - 18:45
Epilepsy Society welcomes Home Office decision to return the cannabis oil that it confiscated from mother of boy with severe epilepsy.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 08/06/2018 - 15:25
A decision by the Competition and Markets Authority to fine Pfizer and Flynn Pharma a total of £90m for overcharging for an epilepsy drug, has been remitted back to the CMA after a tribunal ruled against the government watchdog's decision.
UCL Institute of Neurology
Department of Clinical & Experimental Epilepsy
MRI Research Radiographer based at The Chalfont Centre
This National Epilepsy Week we’re recruiting superheroes! Grab your cape and sign up for one of our summer challenges. Whatever your age or ability, there’s a mission for you. Become an epilepsy hero and let’s fight epilepsy together.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Mon, 30/04/2018 - 15:54
Our CEO Clare Pelham, a member of the Sodium Valproate Expert Working Group, commented on the news of the new regulations surrounding sodium valproate.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 24/04/2018 - 11:44
Epilepsy Society today welcomes new regulatory measures to stop babies being born with avoidable disabilities after being exposed to the drug, sodium valproate, in the womb.But the charity cautions that unless the regulations are backed by a public communications campaign, the long-fought-for measures may not reach those women and girls who have no option but to take the drug.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 23/04/2018 - 09:00
This week, for the first time ever, epilepsy is featuring as part of a high profile poster campaign across London's underground and bus networks.