Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 18/05/2020 - 09:23
Every week the nation steps out to celebrate the dedication of the country’s NHS and key workers. But at the beginning of National Epilepsy Week (18-24 May 2020) our Medical Director, Professor Ley Sander, has turned the tables on his patients to praise their “incredible selflessness” during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 06/05/2020 - 16:45
Our Medical Director, Professor Ley Sander, looks at how the Covid-19 pandemic is affecting epilepsy treatment and research, and at how life in lockdown could accelerate some long-term improvements in treatment of the condition.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 06/05/2020 - 16:11
An international group of epilepsy specialists from around the world, including Professor Ley Sander, Medical Director at the Epilepsy Society, have drawn up new recommendations for helping to keep people with epilepsy safe during the covid-19 pandemic.
A message from everyone at Epilepsy Society around the coronavirus
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Tue, 17/03/2020 - 12:02
Professor Ley Sander is the Medical Director at the Epilepsy Society. Here, he has put together an FAQ factsheet for those with epilepsy about the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 21/01/2020 - 10:20
Artist Susan Aldworth has created an innovative exhibition using both antique Victorian underwear and sophisticated technology to explore the impact that epilepsy has on people’s lives.
Submitted by Nicola Swanboro... on Mon, 20/01/2020 - 17:35
How a post on Twitter about the tragic death of a young girl, Amelia, went viral raising thousands for epilepsy research.
Submitted by carl-charlesworth on Thu, 12/12/2019 - 14:08
Our Education, Information and Support Services Manager, Andrée Mayne, gives some helpful tips on coping over Christmas if you have epilepsy.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Fri, 15/11/2019 - 16:37
Teva UK has confirmed that all strengths of Gabitril (5mg, 10mg, 15mg) are now back in stock and that these have been made available to pharmacies across the country.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Wed, 13/11/2019 - 13:40
Louise, 41, explains why Epilepsy Society's Helpline is such a lifeline when she needs to talk about the impact of her epilepsy.