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Prime Minister Supports Purple Day

The Prime Minister, David Cameron, who has been a trustee of ERUK since 2004 today said: “Raising awareness of conditions like epilepsy is read more
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Epilepsy after traumatic brain injury: important new findings

Re-cap from earlier Neurons usually communicate with each other using chemicals known as neurotransmitters, which are either excitatory (meaning read more

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New study highlights factors behind anxiety and depression in epilepsy patients

Healthcare professionals need to adopt a wider outlook on the factors underpinning anxiety and depression in epilepsy read more
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Caregivers for children with epilepsy ‘need greater support’

The importance of offering proper support to those tasked with looking after young epilepsy patients has been underlined read more