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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.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Wed, 18/04/2018 - 12:22
Children from four Buckinghamshire primary schools visited Epilepsy Society to plant a hedge as part of a Plant-for-the-Planet project.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 23/03/2018 - 14:10
Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham has called today's announcement of new regulatory measures around sodium valproate, 'a landmark moment for all women who have ever been prescribed the epilepsy drug.'