News from Epilepsy Research UK

Big win for people with epilepsy: epilepsy medications will be exempt from Brexit after coalition intervenes

The Government has pledged to exempt epilepsy patients from its plans for post-Brexit medicine supplies after experts said some people could die. read more

The link between stress and seizures: Final Report

In 2014 Professor Stafford Lightman at the University of Bristol was awarded a pilot grant of £29,208 to investigate the link between stress and read more

Other Epilepsy News

Could drugs licensed for other conditions help in the treatment of epilepsy?

“Taking a new look at medicines that are already approved for clinical use may help identify treatments that could read more

Is it possible to distinguish between epilepsy and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures?

“Many individuals are being treated for epilepsy who do not actually have this disorder”, so says Peter Crino, read more