May 17, 2019
  LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation applauds the Administration for pulling back harmful provisions proposed last November that would have impeded access to life-changing, oftentimes life-saving, anticonvulsants for the 1.1 million...
May 14, 2019
LOS ANGELES — The Epilepsy Foundation is hosting its 13th Annual Care & Cure Benefit on May 30, 2019, at 6 p.m. P.T. at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills. The fundraising event will honor film director Shira Piven ("Welcome to Me," "...
May 14, 2019
Portland, Ore. — Epilepsy Foundation Oregon, a nonprofit organization serving people living with epilepsy across the state and Southwest Washington, today announced the appointment of Aric Hareland, M.Ed., as executive director. Hareland brings more...
May 7, 2019
Indianapolis, Ind., May 7, 2019 — Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana announced today that Governor Eric Holcomb signed HEA1089 into law making Indiana the second state in the nation to pass such legislation. The bill includes the Epilepsy Foundation's...
May 2, 2019
  WASHINGTON, D.C., May 2, 2019 – More than 175 advocates representing 40 states, including 52 teens and ambassadors living with epilepsy, took part in more than 180 Congressional meetings on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on April 30 to...

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