Dare to go the distance

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month!

November 2015

We are focusing on helping people with epilepsy know all their treatment and therapy options as they strive to become seizure-free. This November, we will talk about how to #DareTo Go the Distance toward a life with the best seizure control you can achieve and no side effects.

Find information that will help you along your journey as you #DareTo Go the Distance.

How do you #DareTo Go the Distance?

Share how you strive to become seizure-free and live to your fullest potential in our #DareTo Go the Distance forum.

We are also harnessing the strength of our community and social media to improve seizure recognition and first aid awareness. Follow along, share our messages, and help the people in your lives #DareTo Be Seizure Smart.

How will you help others #DareTo Be Seizure Smart?

Tell us in the comments below and on social media using the hashtag #DareTo.

Epilepsy is challenging. You can find hope, connection, and support at your local Epilepsy Foundation.

Previous National Epilepsy Awareness Months

The Epilepsy Foundation has celebrated National Epilepsy Awareness Month since 1969. In 2003, Congress passed a formal resolution declaring November as National Epilepsy Awareness Month.

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Support Our Mission

As a bold unwavering ally, the Epilepsy Foundation is here to help people living with seizures dare to live to their fullest potential. Our mission is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

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