You are here:HomeBlog
Back to School: An Action Plan
Going back to or starting school is an exciting time for children and parents. Getting new school supplies, seeing old friends, working with a new teacher, and perhaps even going to a new school! For…
Read more...
Humour as a Coping Skill
The expression “laughter is the best medicine,” is quite applicable for many people with epilepsy. Laughter and humour have several types of positive therapeutic effects. Below are some insights that Randy Perkins shared in his article Learning…
Read more...
Issues that Men with Epilepsy May Face
Men with epilepsy experience issues that are unique to their gender. These can be quite complex. They can vary with age, seizure type, severity, and overall health and lifestyle factors. This article will look at…
Read more...
Epilepsy in Women - Gender Makes a Difference!
We know that different people experience epilepsy differently. This is especially true between different genders. On April 29th, 2014 we hosted a lecture about issues that women with epilepsy face. Dr. Tiffany Townsend (a neurologist…
Read more...
Photo Contest Winners
To help celebrate Purple Day we held a photo contest. Below are the winning photos. These photos incorporated the colour purple in fun, creative, inspiring, and beautiful ways. Congratulations to all the winners!   Category: Best Creative…
Read more...
Purple Day: A Day to Raise Epilepsy Awareness
To help celebrate Purple Day we held a photo contest. Below are the winning photos. These photos incorporated the colour purple in fun, creative, inspiring, and beautiful ways. Congratulations to all the winners! What is Purple Day?…
Read more...

Donate Today

As a non-profit, charitable organization, the BC Epilepsy Society relies on individuals like you to help us deliver our support and education programs.

DONATE NOW

Become a Member!

Join today to receive our monthly and bi-annual e-newsletter

 

SIGN UP