Apr 8, 2019
LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation is hosting its Walk to END EPILEPSY® - D.C. on Saturday, April 27, on the National Mall. For the past 13 years, the Epilepsy Foundation has hosted its annual Walk on the National Mall drawing thousands of...
Apr 3, 2019
TAMPA, Fla. — Members of our community brought to our attention that a radio show host from 102.5 The Bone (St. Petersburg, Fla.) posted a video on the host’s social media with a mocking tone about someone who had a seizure during a comedy show in...
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...
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...

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The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is to lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

 
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