Mar 4, 2019
#ShareMySeizure Initiative Focuses on Public Recognition of, and Response to, Seizures and Epilepsy LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation premiered a series of new Seizure First Aid public service announcements (PSAs) today in partnership with the...
Feb 20, 2019
LANDOVER, Md. — Members of our community brought to our attention Ken Jeong’s new comedy special on Netflix where he incorrectly referenced seizure first aid procedures and provided potentially dangerous information to his audience. While we...
Feb 1, 2019
LOS ANGELES — Due to weather warnings and safety concerns, the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles is cancelling its Walk to End Epilepsy planned for Saturday, February 2, at the Rose Bowl. The National Weather Service has issued a...
Jan 30, 2019
LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation has mobilized to oppose the proposed rule from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) that would weaken Medicare Part D’s Six Protected Classes (CMS-4180-P). Last week, the Foundation submitted...
Jan 22, 2019
LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation today announced it has awarded New Therapy Commercialization Grants totaling $300,000 to leading scientists with the goal of accelerating the development of therapies for those living with poorly controlled...

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