Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 04/09/2018 - 10:46
Epilepsy Society's medical director Professor Ley Sander says it's 'seizures' not 'fits' as Academy of Medical Royal Colleges publishes new guielines on patient-friendly letters.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 23/08/2018 - 17:15
Epilepsy Society has welcomed Government plans to ensure that patients in the UK - including those with epilepsy - will be able to access a consistent supply of their medications in the event of a no-deal Brexit in March 2019.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Tue, 21/08/2018 - 14:41
Mel talks about her experience from being first diagnosed with epilepsy, to becoming pregnant and seeking treatment and support from Epilepsy Society at our Sir William Gowers medical centre.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 21/08/2018 - 13:13
Fourteen members of Epilepsy Society's staff run, abseil, swim or walk to help raise money for research and for supporting people with epilepsy.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 15/08/2018 - 16:50
A GP practice in London could be closed down after inspectors found that staff had failed to warn women of the risks around the epilepsy medication sodium valproate during pregnancy.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 14/08/2018 - 12:03
Neuropsychologist Sallie Baxendale, based at Epilepsy Society, has scooped a prestigious international award for the significant difference she has made to the treatment and care of people with epilepsy.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 01/08/2018 - 15:32
Epilepsy Society responds to media reports around stockpiling drugs in case there are supply problems following a possible hard Brexit.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 31/07/2018 - 17:35
Sharon Ross is trying the ketogenic diet in an attempt to control her seizures. In her final blog she tells us whether or not she will continue with it.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 27/07/2018 - 17:55
A government decision to relax the licensing laws around cannabis-derived medicinal products has been welcome by Epilepsy Society.
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.