Topic: Advocate for Epilepsy

Created By: Sparklymegz | 2010-10-25 18:31 | 753 Views | 0 Comments

So, my best friend is running the New York Marathon for me next month. It's a bit wacky. She's running because she knows how hard my battle has been for me, and how I'm completely out of options...

Created By: don2010 | 2010-09-22 18:20 | 3603 Views | 16 Comments
COURT HOLDS THAT EPILEPSY IS NOT A DISABILITY UNDER THE ADA AND EMPLOYER IS NOT REQUIRED TO IGNORE SENIORITY SYSTEM TO GIVE PREFERENCE TO DISABLED WORKER
           Employers are...
Created By: smallsock | 2010-09-14 19:54 | 1102 Views | 5 Comments

Hi, I am a person who does not have seizures but I wanted to learn more about them.  I thought I would learn more from people who actually deal with epilepsy themselves rather than reading books...

Created By: vmontano | 2010-08-25 16:21 | 964 Views | 1 Comment

Hi I want to go into a career to help people with epilepsy.Can someone give me some suggestions? What type of careers are most needed  to help people with epilepsy? THANKS

Created By: phylisfjohnson | 2010-07-16 16:52 | 674 Views | 1 Comment

The following letter was written to local Legislators, Health & Human Service Agencies, The Office for Civil Rights and selected members of the President’s Cabinet… 

Dear Senior...

Created By: TriadEpilepsy | 2010-06-30 15:44 | 719 Views | 0 Comments

I am working on starting a support group in the Guilford county area,Anyone interested,if so contact me at TriadEpilepsy@aol.com...

Created By: phylisfjohnson | 2010-06-02 15:11 | 730 Views | 0 Comments
This week, the U.S. Government sent an important letter to every state health department.  It stressed the importance of...
Created By: MichaelK | 2010-05-27 12:22 | 859 Views | 3 Comments

Well, a strange thought entered my mind today that I wanted to share it with all other readers. Despite all of daily struggles with Epilepsy, AEDs, depression, and doctors, we somehow never give...

Created By: Pony Princess | 2010-05-14 09:22 | 942 Views | 2 Comments

I came on here not realizing that others are truly fighting for have their independence (like me) and I wanted to share this with those who have problems with taking medications or they don't...

Created By: Spike. | 2010-03-28 14:29 | 671 Views | 1 Comment

Back on March 24, 2010 someone uploaded a 1:07 (1-minute 7 seconds) long video onto YouTube, titled "...

Created By: rpadden | 2010-03-09 17:41 | 639 Views | 0 Comments

I'm a playwright and have written a full length, two-act play about (and in cooperation with) an epileptic woman, who at the age of 47 lost her memory after a major seizure. She wrote a book...

Created By: Spike. | 2010-03-04 15:06 | 737 Views | 1 Comment

My being "ticked off" was just increased while watching a public awareness commercial on TV about 'Adult ADHD'. The website for it is ...

Created By: Spike. | 2010-01-20 22:08 | 919 Views | 1 Comment

For all of the years I have been seeing videos on YouTube I didn't know about the "Flag" option. Once I found out...

Created By: NewJersey | 2010-01-18 08:33 | 3876 Views | 8 Comments

Someone may have already raised this topic but, if so, I did not find it.

I was distressed to read an old report in Metro.co.uk about  videos of seizures appearing on YouTube. ...

Created By: sophia_hill | 2010-01-09 19:04 | 604 Views | 0 Comments

Hi my name is Sophia Hill, ive been a member on this site for over 2
years, i'm not really one for doing any form of sports but i have
decided to start training of the Epilepsy Action...

Created By: phylisfjohnson | 2009-11-21 10:21 | 789 Views | 2 Comments

I was on a film set for the past 3 days and got to know the crew...

Created By: nancyjudy | 2009-11-21 08:16 | 615 Views | 0 Comments

  My name is Nancy and my sister Judy almost died at the hands of a vns device. She is now permanetly disabled because of it, and this is what drives me to do something about the laws that prevent...

Created By: antoinettetjie | 2009-11-08 11:31 | 1070 Views | 2 Comments

I have complex partial epilepsy and interictal psychosis. I am a healthcare worker. I see too many people complaining about their neurologists and not understanding their disease. At a 2%...

Created By: remedyseaker | 2009-11-05 02:49 | 1892 Views | 5 Comments
Created By: Spike. | 2009-10-14 11:43 | 1233 Views | 5 Comments

Hello everyone, I found out about something just last night that I'd like to bring to everyone's attention. On Sunday, October 25, 2009...

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