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Epilepsy community unite for annual Purple Walk in Kent

The gorgeous Chiddingstone Castle in Kent set the scene for a magical, warm day - perfect for a walk fundraiser to create greater epilepsy awareness.

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Research update: SEEN study reaches new phase

Amy Muggeridge, Research Manager at Young Epilepsy, provides an update on the SEEN (Sussex Early Epilepsy and Neurobiology) study, which was officially published back in March 2018.

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College students helped grow rare plants for Chelsea Flower Show

The Silver-Gilt winning 'Embroidered Minds Epilepsy Garden' grabbed the attention of many, and gained plaudits from judges and gardening experts alike, during this year's Chelsea Flower Show (21-26 May 2018).

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Celebrating National Epilepsy Week 2018

To celebrate National Epilepsy Week this year (14-20 May), Young Epilepsy was excited to share a brand new film to officially launch their three-year national campaign, #InTheMoment.

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Lewis Hine publishes book about his epilepsy journey

Inspiring teenager releases accounts of the past year where his viral video touched the hearts of millions.

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Young Epilepsy trustee runs 'double marathon' for the 112,000

Motivating yourself to doing a mile run for charity is a bigger challenge than some may realise. But, how about running for 50 miles? That’s what one dedicated father has done for Young Epilepsy.

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Purple Day 2018 summary

Well, wasn’t that a productive Purple Day? Here are just some of the highlights to which Young Epilepsy got involved with.

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Young Epilepsy features in Sky One SUDEP awareness campaign

Sky One’s What’s Up TV has spent their latest series exploring Sudden Unexplained Death by Epilepsy (SUDEP) and Young Epilepsy was proud to get involved.

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Mothers of children diagnosed with epilepsy ‘at risk’ of significant mental health issues, says new study

New research published shows extent of stress, anxiety and depression amongst parents – particularly mothers - of children with epilepsy.

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Young Epilepsy involved in latest Emmerdale epilepsy storyline

The award winning ITV soap opera gave Young Epilepsy a call about their latest ambitious epilepsy-related storyline and the charity was more than happy to help.

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