You are here:HomeBlog
Tips for a Seizure Smart Summer
With summer quickly coming upon us, it is important to consider some seasonal health and safety issues that people with epilepsy may have. For this months blog post we are revisitng a popular article that…
Read more...
Seizure Detecting Devices
Seizures can happen anytime and anywhere. This can result in anxiety and fear for individuals with epilepsy and their caregivers. Often a big concern from caregivers of people with epilepsy is not knowing when a…
Read more...
Epilepsy Awareness Action!
March is an important month for epilepsy. March is Epilepsy Awareness Month in Canada and March 26th is Purple Day (this is an international day for epilepsy awareness). Click here for background information about Purple Day. In celebration of…
Read more...
What does Valentine's Day and Epilepsy Have in Common?
As well as being the patron saint of love, St. Valentine was also the patron saint of epilepsy. In ancient times, patron saints were of great significance in the treatment of severe and chronic illnesses,…
Read more...
The Top Five Developments in Epilepsy for 2014
As we look back throughout 2014, we see that this year had many important medical developments related to epilepsy.  This included a new clinical definition of epilepsy being adopted by an international epilepsy organization, a…
Read more...
Stay Healthy During the Holidays
The holiday season can be an overwhelming time for many people. This is particularly true when you or your loved one lives with the challenges of epilepsy. Below are some tips to help reduce the…
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