A texting initiative from the Epilepsy Foundation and Care Epilepsy to assist in seizure management

  • Trying to take better care of yourself, but sometimes you forget to take your medication?
  • Want to be able to track your seizures in a personal diary and send it to your neurologist?
  • Need some motivation to get you through your day?

Texting 4 Control is all that and more.

Texting 4 Control lets users aged 13 and older with mobile phones:

  • receive reminders via text messaging about when to take medications
  • receive motivational messaging if you are having a particularly tough week managing your epilepsy, and
  • record seizures, emergency room visits, rescue meds, and/or injuries in a personal diary that you can share with your neurologist or epileptologist.

This sounds great! Where can I sign up?

Sign up for the Texting 4 Control system here!

Texting 4 Control is made possible with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) under cooperative agreement number 1U58DP003832-02. Its content are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the CDC.

Authored Date: 
Monday, October 21, 2013