Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 27/09/2017 - 00:00
Almost 1 in 5 (18%) women currently taking the epilepsy medication sodium valproate do not know it can harm the development and physical health of their unborn child should they become pregnant.
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Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 15/09/2017 - 16:20
Do you have a child who has been diagnosed with fetal valproate syndrome. Be a part of the BBC's photo montage.
Submitted by helen-skipworth on Thu, 07/09/2017 - 16:13
Deborah and her two daughters all live with disabilities and all care for each other. Here she describes how they push forward together, never allowing epilepsy to beat them.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 06/09/2017 - 13:39
Frisium 10mg will be available from week commencing 11 September 2017, department of health confirms.
Submitted by helen-skipworth on Tue, 05/09/2017 - 16:43
Volunteers from the 'NCS Challenge' programme, a nationwide young person's volunteer initiative, rolled up their sleeves to help rejuvenate areas of Epilepsy Society's Chalfont Centre in Buckinghamshire.
Submitted by helen-skipworth on Fri, 01/09/2017 - 11:04
Kat, who has borderline personality disorder, was prescribed sodium valproate as a mood stabiliser for two and a half years. She was informed of the risks associated with sodium valproate during pregnancy and shares her experience.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 18/08/2017 - 16:06
Epilepsy Society's medical director Professor Ley Sander reassures people around current shortages of some epilepsy medications.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 18/08/2017 - 12:34
New survey launched to assess levels of awareness among women and girls of the potential risks around epilepsy drug, sodium valproate. The survey has been launched by Epilepsy Society, Epilepsy Action and Young Epilepsy.
Submitted by helen-skipworth on Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:04
Hardy athletes refused to let rain spoil the fun on Saturday (22 July 2017) when Epilepsy Society hosted its 16th Phoenix Games at its Chalfont St Peter centre.