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Jan 18, 2021
Walk Participants Across the Country to Join Together to Raise $1.75M  LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation today launched the 2.6-million-mile challenge to encourage people across the country to walk 2.6 million miles and raise $1.75 million...
Jan 5, 2021
Brynleigh’s Act Will Protect 7,900 Children Living with Epilepsy in Maryland LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation today announced the introduction of Brynleigh’s Act (SB 0225 and HB 0370) in the Maryland legislature. This bill ensures that all...
Dec 7, 2020
According to media reports, the long-awaited game Cyberpunk 2077 (CD Projekt) contains several scenes with excessive strobe/flashing lights and sustained animated imagery that may affect those with photosensitive epilepsy. For those with...
Nov 24, 2020
LANDOVER, Md.  — TikTok today announced a new accessibility feature on its platform that allows users to skip videos with potential photosensitive content, such as flashing lights or visual patterns. The initial accessibility changes will be rolled...
Nov 9, 2020
Join Tackett on Twitch on November 12 for Stream for Epilepsy LANDOVER, Md. — To commemorate National Epilepsy Awareness Month, pro-bowler EJ Tackett is presenting the Epilepsy Foundation with a $10,000 donation in support of his 24-year-old...

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