Asian Pacific American Heritage
Mon, 05/16/2016
In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we are spotlighting some of our local Epilepsy Foundations and their volunteers and activities to raise awareness about epilepsy and seizures in Asian American Communities. Epilepsy...
Wed, 05/11/2016
Having a seizure in public is a fear for so many people who live with epilepsy. It’s also a fear for family and friends. How should it be handled? Would a person feel embarrassed or scared? What will other people think? These are questions we...
Wed, 05/11/2016
The possibility of side effects or allergic reactions to seizure medications are a major concern for people with epilepsy. Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania are conducting a study to understand if there is a genetic link between the use...
Dr. Jack Pellock with Phil and Jill Gattone
Tue, 05/10/2016
The Epilepsy Foundation is greatly saddened to hear that Dr. John (Jack) Pellock passed away on May 6, 2016, surrounded by his family after a courageous battle with cancer. Jack was part of the Epilepsy Foundation’s family for many years....
Lili following a seizure
Thu, 05/05/2016
“SEIZED: Inside the Mystery of Epilepsy” began airing on PBS this month. A production of Partisan Pictures and presented on PBS by Twin Cities PBS/Minneapolis-St. Paul, this hour-long documentary follows the personal struggles of four individuals...

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