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Implantable prosthetic could help prevent epileptic seizures
Published on January 5, 2012

A system that could electronically detect and prevent epileptic seizures is under development at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Read more…

Heroes Night 2011 Films are Available for Viewing on YouTube
Published on December 22, 2011

SCHAWK! – a brand deployment agency, located in Chicago, created these inspirational documentaries for our Heroes Night Gala held on November 11, 2011. These masterful short films capture the spirit and grace of the 2011 Heroes Night honorees. Watch and enjoy!

Barriers to Epilepsy Care Continue to Frustrate
Published on December 22, 2011

BALTIMORE – People with epilepsy – and their physicians – report that they continue to encounter barriers to optimal care, according to Dr. Sandra Helmers. Read more…

Heroes Night Gala Photos are Available for Viewing
Published on December 21, 2011

Interested in viewing photos from the 2011 Heroes Night Gala? Visit  and browse galleries devoted to the awards ceremony, candids or sponsorship wall portraits. The photos, taken by the wonderful photographers from Nagle Photography, capture the joyful evening of awards, awareness and activism. For more information on Nagle Photography and their spectacular work, click this […]

Study finds superior drug combo for difficult-to-control epilepsy
Published on December 15, 2011

A combination of two common drugs, lamotrigine and valproate, is more effective in treating difficult-to control epilepsy than other anti-epileptic regimens, according to a University of Washington report to be published online this week inNeurology, the journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Read more…