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Drug Shortage Alert: Pfizer Announces DILANTIN® 30 mg Shortage
Published on May 20, 2011

The Epilepsy Foundation has learned that Pfizer is contacting health care professionals, including pharmacists, about a shortage of DILANTIN 30 mg. According to Pfizer, this product shortage is due to a manufacturing issue and not the result of any performance or safety concerns. The company expects DILANTIN 30 mg to be available to patients by June […]

Television Star Greg Grunberg Teams Up With Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago
Published on May 16, 2011

IMPORTANT NOTE (5/19/11): Due to illness, Greg Grunberg’s appearance at the 11th Annual Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K has been cancelled. *  *  * Greg Grunberg, star of TV shows such as “Felicity,” “Alias,” “Heroes,” and the upcoming NBC Thursday night comedy, “Love Bites”—and co-creator of the popular free national coupon, offer, and announcement application Yowza!!—is […]

Second Chicago-Area Savers Thrift Store Opens in Naperville
Published on May 13, 2011

Savers thrift store, an international chain with 270 locations across the U.S., Canada and Australia, will open its second store in the greater Chicago area in Naperville, Illinois next week. The new store comes just a month after the first Illinois location opened in Downers Grove, and offers great deals on thousands of unique items […]

Yowza!! Greg Grunberg Coming to Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K
Published on May 10, 2011

IMPORTANT NOTE (5/19/11): Due to illness, Greg Grunberg’s appearance at the 11th Annual Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K has been cancelled. *  *  * Actor, musician, and epilepsy advocate Greg Grunberg will be coming to Chicago to take part in the 11th Annual Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K. The event takes place on Saturday, May 21 at […]

Join us for the Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K
Published on April 22, 2011

The 2011 Greater Chicago Epilepsy 5K is under way! More than 700 friends and supporters took part in our Walk/Fun Run on May 14th in Wheaton, and the Montrose Harbor Walk/Run in Chicago is taking place this morning! This is our first year at Chicago’s Montrose Harbor and we couldn’t be more excited. Along with the change […]