Wed, 10/05/2016
Challenging SUDEP Assumptions Experts have assumed that seizures are a necessary trigger for sudden unexpected death in epilepsy, known as SUDEP. In all of the published SUDEP and near-SUDEP cases that have occurred during video-EEG monitoring,...
Hispanic Heritage Month
Tue, 10/04/2016
A couple of weeks ago, we shared information about our program, "Epilepsy Awareness on College Campus program in Hispanic Serving Institutions." The following describes the work of one of the local Epilepsy Foundations in this effort. The Epilepsy...
Wed, 09/28/2016
Learning and connecting online is an invaluable way for people to understand more about seizures and to discover ways of coping with the many challenges that face people with epilepsy and their family and friends. Mark your calendars now for more...
Veterans and Epilepsy
Tue, 09/27/2016
The VA Epilepsy Centers of Excellence (ECoE) has released its fifth video in the “Veterans and Epilepsy: Basic Training” series. This new video focuses on seizure first aid.   “Teaching others about seizure first aid can save a life,”...
Tue, 09/27/2016
The Epilepsy Foundation joined an amicus brief along with Paralyzed Veterans of America, National Federation of the Blind, and 10 other disability rights organizations in the case of Ivy, et al. v. Morath. Background The plaintiffs sued the Texas...

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