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Woman suffers horrific injuries due to falling during a seizure

Natasha McQuinn smiling at the camera

Almost eight months ago, Natasha McQuinn collapsed onto a boiling hot radiator during a seizure and burnt her back. Now, she is too scared to do everyday activities by herself

Emma would like to increase the awareness of epilepsy

Emma Bowey, a freelance designer, believes it's time we started talking about epilepsy more to increase awareness of the condition.

Emma would like to increase the awareness of epilepsy

Emma Bowey, a freelance designer, believes it's time we started talking about epilepsy more to increase awareness of the condition.

DJ Chelsea Leyland to host yoga event to raise awareness of epilepsy

Unitard by Chelsea Leyland

British-born actress, DJ and model Chelsea Leyland is hosting a yoga practice for 100 people in Manhattan, New York, to raise awareness of epilepsy.

Epilepsy Society thanks Purple Day supporters

Thank you so much for all the support you have shown for Purple Day 2016!

Fundraising ideas

There are so many ways to start a conversation and so many ways to raise funds for epilepsy. Our favourites are listed below, but feel free to get creative on how you make it purple!

A man with a cake

Running the London Marathon for epilepsy

Supporter, Morgan O'Shea-Smith, ran the London Marathon 2015 to raise money and awareness of epilepsy for her mum. 

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