Aging in America Conference
Tue, 03/14/2017
When people in their sixties, seventies, or eighties experience unusual feelings — lost time, suspended awareness, confusion, seizures — they may think that simply “getting older” is to blame. However, there may be another explanation: they may have...
Survey
Tue, 03/14/2017
Are you Black or African American? Have you been diagnosed with epilepsy? Are you 18 years old or older? If you answered yes to these three questions, you might qualify to participate in a 20- to 25-minute epilepsy self-management survey....
Mon, 03/13/2017
Medical marijuana (also called cannabis) has been in the news a lot in the past 2 years. Anecdotal reports of its helpfulness in treating seizures has led to some controlled studies. This research is helping us learn more about its use and safety in...
Veterans and Epilepsy
Tue, 03/07/2017
The VA Epilepsy Centers of Excellence (ECoE) has released the seventh video in its “Veterans and Epilepsy: Basic Training” series. This new video focuses on psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES). Also called nonepileptic events, nonepilepsy...
Epiilepsy Foundation of Arizona Gala.jpg
Tue, 03/07/2017
Arizona Foothills Magazine recently awarded the Epilepsy Foundation Arizona's 2016 Epilepsy Gala with its "Best Annual Gala" honor for the magazine’s “Best of Our Valley” competition. The black and purple, 1950s style event received over 50% of the...

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