Sleep and rest are important for everyone, without it the risk of a range of health issues, including heart disease, stroke, depression, diabetes, hypertension, and cancer rise.
Epilepsy Ireland's patron Rick O'Shea was interviewed by Derek Carter, HODcast host about himself, his experience of Dublin and living with epilepsy.
Sanofi and the HPRA have updated & redistributed important information booklets on the use of valproate (e.g. Epilim) in women and the risks associated with the drug in pregnancy.
Epilepsy Ireland is holding its National Conference on Friday 7th & Saturday 8th October in Alexander Hotel, Dublin.
A new study conducted by Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, in Seoul, has shown a link between headaches and mood problems in people with epilepsy.
On Friday 15th July, the UCD Centre for Disability Studies will host a workshop entitled "Epilepsy and Intellectual Disability; Reducing risk, improving quality of life" for healthcare professionals and families.
Epilepsy Ireland is currently recruiting for the position of Community Resource Officer (CRO) for the North Cork Area
A new online UK survey suggests the over a quarter (26%) of people surveyed would be concerned about working with a colleague with epilepsy.
A new study conducted by Maastricht University indicates that the ketogenic diet may help behavioural and mental processes in young people with refractory epilepsy..
May 23rd Nationwide interviewed Katie Cooke about her experience of living with epilepsy.