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Safety and first aid

All our publications are checked for factual accuracy by medical professionals, such as our own in-house medical specialist, external epilepsy specialist nurses and neurologists.

We also regularly review reputable epilepsy websites to check for consensus on main themes and new developments. These sites include Epilepsy Action, Epilepsy Society, Joint Epilepsy Council, Epilepsy Research UK, SUDEP Action and (American) Epilepsy Foundation.



Staying safe with epilepsy
Medical identification jewellery
Epilepsy alarms
First aid for seizures
First aid, seizures and restricted mobility
Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)
Epilepsy and leisure 


Our Parents resource pack also contains relevant information, which you may find useful, such as:

(3) Parents: First aid for seizures
(10) Parents: Medical emergencies
(11) Parents: Safety around the house
(13) Parents: Sport and leisure


The main sources of written reference for our publications are the following: