The HSE has accepted Briviact (brivaracetam) for use within Ireland as an add-on treatment for partial onset seizures (POS), with or without secondary generalised seizures in adults with epilepsy (aged 16 years and older).
As part of Brain Awareness Week, Epilepsy Ireland hosted a nurse talk on the transition from paediatric to adult services for teenagers as well as dealing with issues faced by teenagers and how epilepsy may impact on them.
Obesity in pregnancy connected to epilepsy
Nominate your employer for 'National Hidden Disability Awards 2017'
Thank you for supporting Purple Day
Well known Irish buildings will go purple to support epilepsy awareness
Survey on the use of cannabinoids
Neurologists suggests guidelines for safe use of medicinal cannabis
New review of valproate use in pregnancy and women of childbearing age