Category: "Human Interest Epilepsy"

COVID-19 and people with epilepsy: The latest on infection risk and vaccines

COVID-19 and people with epilepsy: The latest on infection risk and vaccines

When the pandemic began in March 2020, clinicians and people with epilepsy were concerned about potential risks or complications of COVID-19 infection. The neurological symptoms raised further questions about whether COVID-19 could worsen seizures in people with epilepsy or even contribute to an increase in epilepsy incidence. Once vaccines became available in 2021, many people […]

The patient perspective of the financial journey in healthcare

The patient perspective of the financial journey in healthcare

Derra Howard, founder and patient advocate for Saving Grace Epilepsy Foundation, will be part of a panel on navigating the financial journey in healthcare at INVEST Digital Health in Dallas on September 28. Register today! Patient and consumer satisfaction isn’t only about better outcomes. It’s very much about the financial journey they have to endure. […]

17th Annual Dream for Kids Rally is Saturday In Ottertail

17th Annual Dream for Kids Rally is Saturday In Ottertail

OTTERTAIL, MN (KDLM) – The 17th Annual Dreams for Kids Rally is this Saturday at the Woodshed Bar and Grill in Ottertail, which helps raise money to grand local children’s wishes. This year’s rally will benefit Anna Warner, a third-grader at New York Mills Elementary School, who was diagnosed with epilepsy three years ago. “Epilepsy is where […]

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