News Release Listing

Feb 1, 2021
Landover, Md., February 2, 2021 — The Epilepsy Foundation and its partners call on the Biden Administration to rescind a demonstration announced by the previous administration that would severely limit access to anticonvulsants (also known as anti-...
Jan 24, 2021
Seizure Safe Schools Act to Protect 2,800 Children Living with Epilepsy in Nebraska Lincoln, NE, January 25, 2021 — The Epilepsy Foundation announced the introduction of the Seizure Safe Schools Act (LB 639) in the Nebraska Unicameral Legislature....
Jan 18, 2021
Walk Participants Across the Country to Join Together to Raise $1.75M  LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation today launched the 2.6-million-mile challenge to encourage people across the country to walk 2.6 million miles and raise $1.75 million...
Jan 5, 2021
Brynleigh’s Act Will Protect 7,900 Children Living with Epilepsy in Maryland LANDOVER, Md. — The Epilepsy Foundation today announced the introduction of Brynleigh’s Act (SB 0225 and HB 0370) in the Maryland legislature. This bill ensures that all...
Dec 7, 2020
According to media reports, the long-awaited game Cyberpunk 2077 (CD Projekt) contains several scenes with excessive strobe/flashing lights and sustained animated imagery that may affect those with photosensitive epilepsy. For those with...

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