CHICAGO, July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — “CURE applauds the announcement today from the U.S. Department of Defense – allocating $7.5 million dedicated to epilepsy research – and thanks Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) for his leadership on this issue. The incidence of epilepsy increased by an alarming 52 percent from 2006 to 2010, with approximately 8 percent of those afflicted having […]
June 20, 2014: The 18th Annual Summer Stroll for Epilepsy is almost here! We have been astounded by all of your efforts and are so appreciative of your dedication to raising awareness and funds for those with epilepsy. You can still register up until 2:00 pm TODAY, Friday June 20. People who do not register on the […]
Mark your calendars: July 26th is Epilepsy Awareness Night with the Philadelphia Phillies! Watch our hometown heroes take on the Arizona Diamondbacks while you treat the hero in your life to a wonderful night. Plus you’ll help us create more awareness of epilepsy! What could be better?
Visit www.phillies.com/epilepsyfoundation to purchase your tickets. Prices range from […]
Pennsylvania – Protect Access to Medications
Exclude Epilepsy Medications from the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
The Pennsylvania Senate is considering a bill, SB 1180, which would expand the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to include Schedule V drugs, including anti-epilepsy drugs (AEDs). The House considered a bill to expand the prescription drug monitoring program this fall and […]
The Epilepsy Foundation of America has started a petition on the White House website. We need your help! We are calling on the President and the Drug Enforcement Administration to reschedule marijuana to a lower level under the controlled substances act. The Foundation supports this change to benefit greater access to […]
The Epilepsy Foundations of Pennsylvania rely on state funding to provide services for you! From first aid training’s in schools and educating Emergency Responder’s to referral services, we are able to help you better because of the support from the state budget. Unfortunately epilepsy services have been cut from the next fiscal budget.
This is where […]
FDA Warns of Serious Skin Reactions and has Approved Label Change
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public that the anti-seizure drug Onfi (clobazam) can cause rare but serious skin reactions that can result in permanent harm and death. We have approved changes to the Onfi drug label and the patient Medication […]
Your Voice is Needed in Pennsylvania!
Protect Access to Medication in Pennsylvania!
Urge your legislator to exclude epilepsy medications from the prescription drug monitoring program
The Pennsylvania legislature is considering a bill, HB 1694, that would expand the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to include anti-epilepsy drugs (AEDs). Drug monitoring programs have been established in many states, including […]
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ONFI® (clobazam) CIV Scored Tablets and Oral Suspension Now Available in U.S. Pharmacies
New Formulations Provide Dosing Flexibility for Physicians and their Patients
ONFI.com Updated with New Tools and Resources for Families
Deerfield, Ill. August 12, 2013 – Lundbeck announced today that ONFI (clobazam) CIV will be […]
Reserve Your Spot Today for the…
25th Charley Roach Golf Invitational
benefitting the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA
We hope you will be able to join us at this year’s Charley Roach Golf Invitational on September 10th, at RiverCrest Golf Club and Preserve.
Now you can purchase your tickets directly online at our website: www.golf4epilepsy.kintera.org or if you would prefer […]
Please consider supporting Camp Achieve 2013 and pave the way for our campers to create unforgettable memories, build relationships and experience the best that summer has to offer!
This summer while most kids are enjoying their time off at camp, swimming, or even going for a bike ride, know […]
The L.E.A.P. to Understanding – Local Epilepsy Awareness Project Invites You To …
Join Us on For A Community
Conversation About Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders
With Your Help We Will:
Identify our community needs, existing services, and service gaps.
Deepen our connections as a community concerned about the impact of epilepsy on children.
Inspire action that would […]
For more information contact Sue at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tuesday, May 21st from 3:30—4:30 pm
Let the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA in collaboration with the Epilepsy Foundation Western/Central PA train you on seizure recognition, first aid and classroom management. This webinar will be presented by Dennis Dlugos, the Director of the Pediatric Regional Epilepsy Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Program is free of […]
Join Us at St. Luke’s Hospital
Community Outreach in the Bethlehem/Easton area
6:00 pm – 6:30 Meet and Greet
These informal and educational meetings are open to the public. Anyone can attend!
St. Luke’s Hospital – Anderson Campus
Medical Office Building
Follow signs to the Conference Room
1700 Riverside […]
Wilkes-Barre, March 22, 2013- Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program is being offered for the
FIRST time for people with epilepsy in the Wyoming Valley Area of North Eastern Pennsylvania. Offered by Epilepsy Foundation affiliates across the country, Studio E empowers people with epilepsy to creatively express feelings related to epilepsy and connect with one […]
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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
A Day of Music in Support of Epilepsy Awareness
Join us at the Fuge for live music while raising funds for epilepsy!
Warminster, PA – March 12, 2013 – Supporters of the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania will host a fundraising concert on Sunday, March 24th at the Fuge […]
Act NOW – Contact Your PA State Representative and Senator Today
VOICE YOUR SUPPORT FOR EPILEPSY PROGRAMS
March 12th is Epilepsy Awareness Day in PA’s state capital in Harrisburg. Epilepsy services have been zeroed out in the proposed budget so we need your help!
Take the time to call,e-mail, write or fax your PA State […]
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