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.
Thank you for applying to run in the 2019 London Marathon in support of our work!
We will be letting everyone know whether or not their application has been successful at the end of October, after the ballot results have been released.
In the meantime if you need to speak to someone in our fundraising team you can contact us by calling 01494 601 414.
Are you interested in doing other events for Team Purple? Below we have more events you can get involved in!
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.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 13/07/2017 - 17:14
Young mum Gina explains how her epilepsy began shortly after having her baby son, Charlie.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 13/07/2017 - 11:02
Women and girls of childbearing age who are taking or have taken sodium valproate, are being invited to apply to take part in a public hearing about the epilepsy drug.