Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 10/10/2019 - 16:07
Epilepsy Society has welcomed the news that 96 per cent of medicine suppliers in the UK have now responded to the Government about their preparations for exiting the European Union.
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Tue, 08/10/2019 - 14:11
On 7 October 2019, The Mirror published an article about the risks surrounding medication shortages. Here is the full quote that we sent to them.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 23/09/2019 - 12:17
Epilepsy Society's Chief Executive Clare Pelham says she is pleased to learn that the Government has now signed up eight firms to help bring in vital medicines to the UK after Brexit on 31 October 2019
Submitted by paige-dawkins on Tue, 17/09/2019 - 12:05
The Department of Health and Social Care has reassured those living with epilepsy that they are doing "everything they can" to ensure the continuation of medicines supply after the UK leaves the EU. Health Secretary, Matt Hancock, writes for the Epilepsy Society blog.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 12/09/2019 - 14:52
The Department of Health and Social Services (DHSC) has assured us they are doing everything they can to ensure an uninterrupted supply of medicines following Brexit on 31 October.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Tue, 03/09/2019 - 15:07
Epilepsy Society reassures people that contingency plans are in place for medicines post Brexit
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Thu, 27/06/2019 - 15:10
The Government has announced further measures to ensure there will be an uninterrupted supply of medicines if the UK leaves the European Union without a deal on 31 October.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 15/04/2019 - 18:25
Health minister Stephen Hammond MP responds to Epilepsy Society's call for more information about medicines shortages. Mr Hammond is replying on behalf of Health Secretary Matt Hancock.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 08/04/2019 - 18:45
A leading UK charity is calling on Health Secretary Matt Hancock to commission an urgent review of the medicines supply chain as patients are forced to trawl around pharmacies in search of their drugs.
Submitted by Nicola-Swanborough on Mon, 01/04/2019 - 12:10
Epilepsy Society's medical director Professor Ley Sander looks at the problems surrounding shortages of medications and explains what you can do to manage the situation and how the Government is tackling current shortages.