Don’t judge a book: the Human Library
Don’t judge a book: the Human Library
Grace Wood | Murray is the first ‘book’ published on epilepsy at the Human Library.
Climate change harms epilepsy and mental health, study finds
Climate change harms epilepsy and mental health, study finds
Kami Kountcheva | Climate change can worsen neurological conditions like epilepsy, and mental health conditions, says a new study from University College London.
Epilepsy Action calls for disability employment data breakdown
Epilepsy Action calls for disability employment data breakdown
Kami Kountcheva | Epilepsy Action is calling on the DWP and the ONS to publish an up-to-date breakdown of disability employment data.
Epilepsy Action praises O2 after flashing lights ad is removed
Epilepsy Action praises O2 after flashing lights ad is removed
Kami Kountcheva | O2 has removed a Priority advert featuring flashing lights after people with photosensitive epilepsy raised concerns over its safety.
Sleep apnoea linked to late-onset epilepsy, study says
Sleep apnoea linked to late-onset epilepsy, study says
Kami Kountcheva | Sleep apnoea and low oxygen levels during sleep are linked to late-onset epilepsy, US study suggests.
Lib Dems promise named GP access
Lib Dems promise named GP access
Kami Kountcheva | The Liberal Democrats say they want to give people with long-term health conditions in England access to a named GP.
Government plans could cut benefits for depression and anxiety
Government plans could cut benefits for depression and anxiety
Kami Kountcheva | The government’s plans to stop sickness benefits for some people with mental health conditions are “insulting”, Epilepsy Action has said.
People with epilepsy not eligible for COVID booster
People with epilepsy not eligible for COVID booster
Kami Kountcheva | People with epilepsy will not be automatically eligible for a COVID booster vaccine this spring.
Prof Helen Cross receives Lord Hastings Award
Prof Helen Cross receives Lord Hastings Award