Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 05/02/2018 - 09:45
Today, as we mark 100 years since parliament passed an act giving some women the right to vote, we celebrate the life of Victor Horsley, pioneering epilepsy surgeon and dedicated supporter of women's suffrage.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 02/02/2018 - 15:40
Epilepsy Society's medical director, Professor Ley Sander will be delivering The Sir John Monash Lecture at Monash University, Malaysia, e talking about medical conditions which people with epilepsy also experience.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 02/02/2018 - 12:24
Sharon Ross is trying the ketogenic diet in an attempt to control her seizures. In her third blog she updates us on how she is getting on.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Wed, 31/01/2018 - 10:51
Epilepsy Society has welcomed the Government's decision to review all 1.6 million people's claims for the disability benefit, PIP.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Mon, 22/01/2018 - 13:42
BBC 1’s Inside Out London reported on research from Konkuk University in South Korea which has suggested that disabilities caused by the epilepsy drug sodium valproate could affect future generations.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 19/01/2018 - 17:15
Latest research from Epilepsy Society shows that epilepsy is linked to subtle changes in brain volume and thickness. Scientists hope that the findings could throw new light on how epilepsy affects the structure of the brain.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 09/01/2018 - 10:55
Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham has joined the Sodium Valproate Expert Working Group which supports the Government's Commission on Human Medicines.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 08/01/2018 - 16:09
Epilepsy Society's chief executive Clare Pelham looks back over the year, at the highs and - sadly - a very snowy low.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 05/01/2018 - 13:13
Epilepsy Society has been named as the top epilepsy research centre in the world, for the fourth year running. And our medical director, Professor Ley Sander, has been ranked as the world's leading expert on epilepsy - again for the fourth year running.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 22/12/2017 - 16:00
Della Mead, 12, surprises mum by setting up a Facebook fundraising page in memory of her sister Laura, who died of epilepsy 10 years ago at the age of 16.