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Young Epilepsy welcomes soap storyline


Young Epilepsy today welcomed the latest Coronation Street storyline about 19 year-old David Platt being diagnosed with epilepsy - and highlighted the triple whammy facing young people with the condition.

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See our telemetry suite on ITV!

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Shakershock the superhero helps children with epilepsy

10 year old author publishes second book and gives royalties to children’s epilepsy charity

Ten year old Jordan Takpi has launched his second book, Shakershock – the Adventure of a Superhero at Thorpe Park. Jordan, from East London, is one of Britain’s youngest authors. He began writing books at the age of 6 and has penned his second publication at the age of 10; he is also living with epilepsy.

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This is the NCYPE - new brochure

Find out everything you need to know about NCYPE and more by downloading our new This is NCYPE brochure.

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Champions for childhood epilepsy campaign summit announced

The Young Epilepsy Chief Executive, David Ford and The Prince of Wales’s Chair in Childhood Epilepsy, Professor Helen Cross are delighted to host a Champions for Childhood Epilepsy Campaign summit on epilepsy surgery.

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National childhood epilepsy training programme for schools launched

First phase of Epilepsy Education 4 Schools to give free lessons and training in south east schools

Schools across south east England and outer London will have access to free teaching and staff training about childhood epilepsy from next Wednesday 1 September 2010, thanks to a new initiative from children’s epilepsy charity, Young Epilepsy.

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Epilepsy services conference - presentations

Best Value, Better Care - Commissioning Epilepsy Services

The Department of Health, UCB Pharma and the Joint Epilepsy Council hosted an event on commissioning epilepsy services in February 2010 at the Holiday Inn, London Kensington Forum.

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Young Epilepsy to host a masterclass by Professor Helen Cross

Young Epilepsy is delighted to host a masterclass by Professor Helen Cross on Thursday 18 November 2010, 9.30am – 4.30pm.

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Epilepsy Champions take pride of place at parliamentary launch

Boost for pupils with epilepsy as school Epilepsy Champions take pride of place at Parliamentary launch.

Thirty one staff from Surrey and Sussex schools who trained to become Epilepsy Champions as part of a new scheme run by Young Epilepsy are being thanked today at a launch held at the House of Commons.

The staff took part in a pilot scheme organised by Young Epilepsy and the Tandridge Confederation, which covered 21 schools and 7000 pupils, around 50 of whom have epilepsy.

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Head of ‘outstanding’ special school to joinS Young Epilepsy in September

Young Epilepsy has appointed Jonathan Sharpe as its new Principal.

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