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survey
Oct 7, 2019
The Epilepsy Foundation advocates at the federal and state levels for everyone with epilepsy to have access to affordable, quality, provider-directed and patient-centered health care. Information and data inform our advocacy. We want to hear from...
Woman Getting EEG Put On
Oct 1, 2019
Brain waves, a symphony of the natural rhythm of the brain, arise from the electric properties of brain cells, neurons, and a complex neurochemical environment. Brain waves were first discovered in animals in the late 1800s and first recorded in...
Epilepsy 101 at Epilepsy Foundation Ohio
Sep 24, 2019
Epilepsy Foundation Ohio This month, we shine a spotlight on Epilepsy Foundation Ohio (EFOH) and their Ohio Epilepsy Wellness Expo in Columbus, Ohio, on April 13, 2019. The event brought over 100 people with epilepsy and their families from around...
Jackie French's photo with the world INNOVATOR
Sep 23, 2019
Dr. Jacqueline French is the chief medical and innovation officer at the Epilepsy Foundation. For 20 years, I have been involved in evaluating new therapies for epilepsy that are in the pipeline. Even though there are many new medications available...
Facebook Live October 2
Sep 17, 2019
Join us on Wednesday, October 2, 2019, at 8:00 p.m. ET. Sharing personal experiences about epilepsy helps raise awareness and understanding about the challenges and opportunities of living with epilepsy. On October 2 at 8 p.m. ET join us for a...

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