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Safety Tips for Travelling with Epilepsy

July 25, 2022

Summer has arrived, and for many of us, that means an upcoming flight, drive, or train ride for a well-deserved vacation. It is a time to relax and enjoy seeing…

5 Things to Know About Pregnancy and Epilepsy

May 30, 2022

I wanted to learn everything I could about pregnancy and epilepsy. Pregnancy and fertility in women with epilepsy was often on my mind after being diagnosed with epilepsy at eighteen.…

Blog: Five Myths About Epilepsy BUSTED

March 24, 2022

In addition to a lack of understanding, several misconceptions about epilepsy continue to perpetuate the stigma surrounding individuals who live with epilepsy. Despite significant progress in diagnoses, treatment, and support, we must continue to raise awareness and BUST these five myths about epilepsy!

New Website Launch

September 21, 2021

Throughout the summer of 2021, the Epilepsy Durham Region (EDR) staff have been hard at work on a brand new and updated website. This website includes everything its predecessor had,…