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Epilepsy and pregnancy survey: counselling is not happening

8 Jan 2013

Woman's pregnant bumpAs part of a new campaign that launches today, Epilepsy Action has released the results of a survey of women living with the condition. The survey results show that a concerning number of these women have not been properly informed by their healthcare professionals. Vital facts about epilepsy and pregnancy are not being given – facts that may help ensure the safety of both mother and child.

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