Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Fri, 08/03/2019 - 09:30
8 March annually, is International Women's Day, celebrating women's achievements around the world. Here we celebrate just a few of the women who are making a difference in the field of epilepsy.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Tue, 05/03/2019 - 13:00
Christina Murdock, who is an advocate for people with conditions, has written and will be performing in a show this week which explores her sister's epilepsy.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Mon, 04/03/2019 - 16:30
Andy, a support worker at one of the residential care homes at Epilepsy Society, describes what being a support worker involves. Our Communications Officer, Rhia Arden, writes.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Mon, 04/03/2019 - 12:11
Joy Division bassist, Peter Hook, held an auction on Saturday to sell his memorabilia to raise money for us. Nicola Swanborough, our Communications Manager, was at the auction.
At the moment we can only recruit people for our research who are under the care of UCLH. However, if you would like to be considered for future research projects or for treatment at our Chalfont Centre which provides specialist care for people with difficult-to-treat epilepsy, you can ask your GP or neurologist to refer you to us as a patient.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Fri, 08/02/2019 - 10:31
Epilepsy Society was founded in 1892 and is one of the oldest charities working in the UK. Nicola Swanborough writes about its fascinating history.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Fri, 08/02/2019 - 10:22
Nicola Swanborough writes about how the DNA of the village of Chalfont St Peter and Epilepsy Society have become entwined for over a century.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Thu, 07/02/2019 - 17:04
Our Donor Care and Direct Marketing Manager Laura Larrett, lives locally and has worked here for almost 20 years. She talks about the perks of working at Epilepsy Society.
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Fri, 01/02/2019 - 09:26
We have been informed that there may be problems with the supply of some forms of epilim (sodium valproate).
Submitted by rhiannon-arden on Wed, 30/01/2019 - 10:15
Our Director of Genomics and his research team ran the Royal Parks Half Marathon to raise money for a new TMS-EEG chair and it has arrived.