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Peerage for Jane Ramsey

Jane Ramsey, Young Epilepsy Chair of Trustees, is to have a peerage conferred by His Majesty The King.

Epilepsy medication shortages

Difficulty getting your meds?

The UK is experiencing shortages in certain medications, many of which are prescribed for epilepsy. If you are worried about your supply of anti-seizure medications or are having difficulty getting hold of certain prescribed medications speak to your epilepsy team for more advice. Do not stop taking your medication or reduce dosage. Always speak to your doctor before making any changes to your meds.

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Changes to Advice for Males on Valproate

The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) has recently updated their advice for all males taking valproate. Learn more about the new guidance.

BBC The One Show young people with Edith Bowman

We're on The One Show

BBC's The One Show filmed three young people sharing their stories as part of the #UnderstandMyEpilepsy campaign.