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Childrens charities dragon boat festival

Young Epilepsy teams will be battling it out to bring home the trophy in this year’s festival which takes place on Sunday 14 September as part of ‘Children’s Charities Sunday’. Young Epilepsy will be represented by nine teams who will be attempting to row their way to victory in the event which will feature over 30 teams competing in action packed races throughout the day.

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Students are the stars at The Oscars

Students danced the night away at their end-of-term summer ball – and sashayed their way down the red carpet to a starring role in their own ‘Oscars’ ceremony.

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Photosensitive epilepsy and video games

Debate in Parliament on photosensitive epilepsy 1 July 2008

Summary by Young Epilepsy’s Information and Education Service 3 July 2008

On 1 July 2008, John Penrose MP raised the subject of computer game regulation in Parliament after one of his constituents had approached him following her son’s seizure that occurred whilst playing a computer game.

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Staff accommodation changes at Young Epilepsy

Plans to revamp and update staff accommodation, along with changes to the way it is allocated, will help with future recruitment, Young Epilepsy said today.

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American marathon places available

Runners who are looking to take part in three of the world’s most high profile marathons can flex their muscles for a good cause.

Places are still available from Young Epilepsy for the Berlin, Chicago and New York marathons.

Berlin’s marathon takes place on Sunday 28 September and participants need to raise at least £1500 in sponsorship.

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SUDEP launches ln ePetition

The Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy group (SUDEP) has placed a petition on the Downing Street website. Please help by adding your name to the petition.

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