Category Archive

Raising Awareness

Véronique’s Epilepsy Story

March 28, 2017

In Grade 5, I had my first seizures. My friends at school, my siblings and parents (and also myself…) didn’t know they were seizures. For part of my childhood, I…

March is Epilepsy Awareness Month

February 26, 2017

March is Epilepsy Awareness Month in Canada. It’s a great time for anyone with an interest in epilepsy to raise awareness, challenge myths, and help dismantle the stigma of epilepsy.

Thumbs Up for Epilepsy

February 1, 2016

As Jaime Van Velzen and Jessica Wächter spent a Saturday afternoon devising creative and inventive ways to celebrate Purple Day for Epilepsy, their conversation took a goofy turn.