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Teen Chat About
Tue, 10/13/2015
Join the Epilepsy Foundation and FACES (Finding a Cure for Epilepsy and Seizures) for a series of chats for teens with seizures or epilepsy. Teens between the ages of 13 and 17 are encouraged to apply. This private, web-based, text only, chat...
SUDEP Awareness Day
Sun, 10/11/2015
In this month’s article, we are focusing on SUDEP Awareness Day, October 23rd, and sharing ideas about creating awareness, participating in a larger community, and motivating change. How might you play a part? Become an Agent for Change...
Mental Health Awareness Week
Wed, 10/07/2015
Welcome to National Mental Illness Awareness Week – October 4th to 10th. Mental health problems affect many people, including people with epilepsy. Depression and anxiety affect 1 out of 3 people with seizures and up to 1 out of 2 people...
Tue, 10/06/2015
An important article was published in the July issue of Epilepsy and Behavior challenging a prior widely-held belief that had little fact to back it up. Namely, some have expressed concern that high dose steroids could NOT be used in combination...
Sad man
Tue, 09/29/2015
What was the question the scientists addressed? Many years of clinical stories and research show that people with epilepsy are approximately 5 times more likely to develop depression. Given the many lifestyle changes and social stressors that...

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