Jun 16, 2018
  LANDOVER, MD, June 16, 2018 — Members of our community have expressed concerns about flashing lights in the new Disney Pixar movie "Incredibles 2," and, in certain instances, people having experienced a seizure during the movie. We stand with...
Jun 14, 2018
Fundraising Starts June 14 at all Shopko locations GREEN BAY, Wis., June 14, 2018 — The Epilepsy Foundation today kicked off its annual Lemonade for Livy initiative at Shopko's Bay Park Square store location in Green Bay with Green Bay Packers...
Apr 24, 2018
New Study to Enroll 200 Participants across the U.S. with Treatment-Resistant Focal Seizures Landover, MD. – The Epilepsy Foundation today announced the launch of a new Human Epilepsy Project study of focal seizures to better understand the long-...
Apr 19, 2018
Washington, D.C. – Philip Gattone, President and CEO of the Epilepsy Foundation, along with other epilepsy advocates, today testified at the U.S. Food & Drug Administration’s (FDA) Peripheral and Central Nervous System Drug Advisory Committee in...
Apr 16, 2018
    Boston, Massachusetts — Los Angeles native and Disney movie production lawyer, Loren Zitomersky (aka “The Backwards Guy”), attempted to break the Guinness World Record for the fastest marathon ever run — backwards. Despite high winds and...

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