Welcome to November -- National Epilepsy Awareness Month! This month we are celebrating the stories of people who have been able to defy their seizures and focus on reaching their full life potential. Today, November 1st, is Lennox-Gastaut...
By Warren Lammert, Chair, Epilepsy Foundation Coach Jerry Kill of the University of Minnesota had a seizure on the sidelines of the Western Illinois game on Saturday afternoon. Seizures are scary and unpredictable but are also part of the routine...
The Epilepsy Foundation congratulates Eric Miller on his amazing feat – reaching the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro! His amazing feat was all about love, compassion and truly raising epilepsy awareness to new heights. Eric’s wife Carolina passed...
When the SUDEP (Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy) Institute was launched earlier this year, one of the first actions taken was to work toward the passage of legislation that would generate awareness and assist medical examiners in...
An international group of researchers from the Epi4K - Gene Discovery in Epilepsy and Epilepsy Phenome/Genome Project (EPGP) published important findings on the development of two severe forms of epilepsy, infantile spasms (IS) and Lennox-...

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