Dec 7, 2018
  New Orleans — Epilepsy Foundation’s Vice President of Research & New Therapies, Brandy Fureman, Ph.D., was recently honored with the American Epilepsy Society (AES) 2018 Distinguished Service Award at the AES Annual Meeting in New Orleans...
Dec 4, 2018
Landover, Md. — We have received comments from members of our epilepsy community about the incident that took place during a basketball game Friday night between Cathedral High School and Center Grove High School in Greenwood, Indiana. According to...
Dec 1, 2018
Indianapolis — Members of our community brought to our attention that James Franklin, who has battled seizures and had successful brain surgery according to news reports, was mocked during a basketball game Friday night between Cathedral and Center...
Nov 28, 2018
Indianapolis — As part of its new advocacy program, the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana (EFIN) today announced its plans to introduce Seizure Safe School legislation in the state, which would make certain that school personnel — such as nurses,...
Nov 28, 2018
LANDOVER, Md. - The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released a proposed rule that aims to lower prescription drug costs and costs for consumers within Medicare Parts C and D. The plan contains some policies supported by the...

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