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Remembrance Day is November 11th – Veterans & Epilepsy
Veterans with epilepsy are an underrepresented demographic of people with epilepsy. In fact, veterans have been shown to have a proportionately higher risk of developing epilepsy than the general public, with nearly half of all veterans…
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October 23rd is SUDEP Action Day!
SUDEP Action Day, held on October 23rd of every year, is a day that brings people, communities, and organizations together to raise awareness of SUDEP. This year’s theme is ACT, where we will Ask Questions,…
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BC Epilepsy Merchandise Now Available
We are excited to be launching our clothing for everyone to buy! 100% of the proceeds will go back to helping raise awareness about epilepsy! If you want to own one of our "I AM A…
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Back to School for Children with Epilepsy
As September nears, families prepare for the back to school season, shopping for new clothes, school supplies and signing up for extracurricular activities; however, what about epilepsy planning and management?  For the most part, youth…
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Tips for Transitioning to Post-Secondary School
Heading to university or college is an exciting adventure and freshmen often report feeling anticipation, excitement, happiness and curiosity.  However, this major stage in life is often accompanied by other feelings, such as anxiety or…
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The Potential Benefits of a Seizure Service Dog
Service and therapy animals are gaining prevalence in society, and it is only natural for those living with epilepsy to wonder if they could benefit from a service animal.  Service dogs for epilepsy, or Seizure…
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