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Mary Ann Brodie
Mar 17, 2020
The Lifetime Accelerator Award was established in 2012 to honor physicians, scientists, industry leaders, and others who have demonstrated a lifelong commitment to bringing new therapies to people living with epilepsy. Recipients are chosen by an...
Facebook Live (Español): COVID-19 y La Epilepsia
Mar 17, 2020
Acompáñenos el jueves, 19 de marzo del 2020 a las 8:00 p.m. ET Vamos a responder una serie de preguntas, como por ejemplo ... ¿Las personas con epilepsia tienen un mayor riesgo de padecer el coronavirus (COVID-19)? ¿El coronavirus puede...
Webinar on seizures and epilepsy in older adults
Mar 16, 2020
Updated May 20, 2020 Epilepsy affects more than 3.4 million individuals in the United States, including close to 1 million older adults (age 55+). The incidence of seizures and epilepsy increases in older adults. Each year, more than 50,000 new...
Community Corner
Mar 15, 2020
Finding affordable health care and prescription medicines is a challenge for all of us. The Epilepsy Foundation’s 24/7 Helpline has updated resources for programs that provide financial help or low-cost medicines. Learn about online programs for...
Facebook Live on Sleep
Mar 10, 2020
Join us on Tuesday, March 24, 2020, at 8:00 p.m. ET Sleep is critical for our physical and emotional health. For people with epilepsy, poor sleep or not enough sleep can make a person more likely to have seizures. And in others, seizures tend to...

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