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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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Government to review guidance on travel arrangements for children with disabilities

Thursday 21 September 2017: The Department for Education has announced that it will review guidance to local authorities on home-to-school transport for children with disabilities.

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Young Epilepsy is charity of choice for Rontec

As of Monday 18 September 2017, for the next five months Young Epilepsy will be the charity partner for roadside retailer, Rontec.

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National Citizen Service teens raise over £4,000

Three National Citizen Service (NCS) groups have collectively donated more than £4,000 to Young Epilepsy, through their young people’s charity scheme.

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Young Epilepsy director trio complete triathlon for charity

Three of Young Epilepsy’s directors raised the charity’s flag on Sunday, 10 September by taking part in the Woburn Abbey Triathlon event in Bedfordshire.

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RCN calls for better funding of school nurses

Royal College of Nursing has called on the government and local authorities to 'properly fund' school nursing services for those with epilepsy.

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Young Epilepsy relaunches sodium valproate survey with Epilepsy Society and Epilepsy Action

Young Epilepsy, Epilepsy Action and Epilepsy Society have launched a survey for women, aged 16-50, to find out how aware they are of the potential risks of taking sodium valproate, during pregnancy.

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Fundraising with very different animals for Young Epilepsy

If you could choose an animal you’d like to fundraise with, or alongside, which would it be? Many of you may pick domesticated pets. Others may opt for reptiles. Here, we look at two recent activities that show you could fundraise with any mammal or reptile.

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