Epilepsy and you… and me

21 Oct 2020

Epilepsy and you is a self-management course that can help improve health and wellbeing and allow you to increase knowledge, gain confidence, and acquire skills. The course can support you to have better conversations with your GP, Consultant or Epilepsy Specialist Nurse.

Answering some questions about childhood epilepsy to mark Purple Day 2019

26 Mar 2019

For over 10 years, on 26 of March we have marked Purple Day, the international epilepsy awareness day. This is always a powerful day, full of unity, inspiration and information. It allows people to show their support for everyone living with epilepsy, share their experiences of the condition and raise some money and awareness.

Epilepsy Action update on cannabis-based medicines in the UK

10 Oct 2018

Epilepsy Action senior policy and campaigns officer Sam Mountney provides an update on the current situation with cannabis-based medicines in the UK

"Medicinal cannabis is never far away from the news at the moment. We said we’d follow this issue closely on behalf of the epilepsy community so here’s our take on what’s happened so far and what is happening next.