With the situation surrounding Cornavirus continuing, Epilepsy Ireland will endeavour to reach out to experts within the epilepsy community and beyond to add an expert voice to the information being circulated on the condition and the virus. Given the pressure that is on healthcare professionals at this time, please bear with us as we organise these.
1) Common questions about Epilepsy & the Coronavirus with Sinead Murphy, Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioner in epilepsy
Our Communications Officer Paddy McGeoghegan recently sat down to discuss common questions with our very own Sinead Murphy. You can watch their conversation at the link below.
2) Tips for visting your GP during COVID-19
The HSE have shared this video of Dr. John O'Brien sharing useful tips to bear in mind when visiting your GP during this time.
3) Morning Mobility with Mark O'Reilly
Friend of Epilepsy Ireland, Mark O'Reilly from FitVision has your excercise needs covered for those of you who are new to excercising from home. See the first of his videos below:
4)More morning mobility with Mark O'Reilly
Mark is back with more excercises to get you moving while staying safe at home!
5) Morning Stretches with Mark
6) 5 Ways in 5 Days
Daniel Flynn, Principal Psychology Manager, of the Cork/Kerry mental health services has released a series of videos in conjunction with the HSE surroundng tips for mental health & minduflness for the duration of the COVID19 situation. You can see the first video in the series below. All 5 can be found here.
7) 5 More Ways in 5 Days
In a new series of videos, Daniel Flynn Principal Psychology Manager, of the Cork/Kerry mental health services and his colleagues discuss ways of supporting children, teenagers, those with intellectual disabilties and the elderly through COVID19. The first video in the series can be found below but all 5 are available here.