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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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Research went down a Re-treat

Between Thursday 11 and Friday 12 January 2018 saw Young Epilepsy hosting their eight annual Research Retreat.

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House of Lords debate epilepsy support at school

On Thursday 13 December 2017, Baroness Brinton spoke in the House of Lords about support for children with epilepsy at school, calling on the Government to take action.

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Christmas Appeal 2017:

Rebecca and Matthew explain how raising funds to Young Epilepsy can help young people spend Christmas Day at home, not in hospital.

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Young Epilepsy’s ‘Transition’ with Children in Need

Thanks to donations made to BBC Children in Need, Young Epilepsy is the recipient of crucial funds for a very important project.

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Help Jessica reach her hair-raising target

When Young Epilepsy hears the word ‘perseverance’ it thinks of wonderful people like Jessica.

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‘Safe in School’ families take the debate to MPs

​On Monday 23 October 2017, supporters of Young Epilepsy and families affect by the condition joined with a number of other charities campaigning for #SafeInSchool.

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Sarah's ten challenge bonanza for Young Epilepsy

When someone wants to fundraise for a cause, it is often difficult to find the ‘right’ occasion and type of event. For Sarah Rickett from Derbyshire, this was no problem.

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Royal Parks Half runners do Young Epilepsy proud

The annual Royal Parks Half Marathon took place on Sunday 8 October and it proved to be a great success for Young Epilepsy.

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Sodium valproate and EMA public hearing: a summary

Wednesday 27 September 2017: There has been a lot of coverage and talk about the anti-epilepsy drug sodium valproate in recent days. Here, we provide a summary.

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