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Epilepsy services in Scotland: A new report

We have published new research exploring clinical epilepsy services in Scotland. This blog outlines the research report, highlighting some of the core findings.  Across...
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Diversity and Inclusion at Epilepsy Scotland

In 2021, a small group of Epilepsy Scotland staff formed a Diversity and Inclusion working group to look at diversity, equality, and inclusion within...
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Epilepsy and career: Bryan’s story

Bryan is the Company Secretary and Data Protection Officer of a financial services mutual group. He previously held senior governance and secretariat roles in...
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Working with epilepsy: What are my rights?

As part of our Employment Campaign, our Policy and Campaigns Officer, Anna Telfer, explores the rights of people with epilepsy in the workplace. In...
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Student mental health and wellbeing

Our Policy and Campaigns Officer, Anna Telfer, takes a look at student mental health and wellbeing as part of our ongoing campaign to increase...
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Supporting your peers with epilepsy: Top tips for students

In a recent survey conducted by Epilepsy Scotland many people with epilepsy shared that, as students, they sometimes felt their peers had a lack...
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COVID-19 vaccinations for children and young people

As the COVID-19 programme of vaccination continues for adults, the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI) has advised that children and young people...
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#BeyondCovid – Impact of COVID on people with epilepsy

Our Policy Assistant, Anna Telfer, provides results of our COVID-19 has been affecting people with epilepsy survey and how important it is to consider...

Epilepsy and COVID-19… One year on

Our Policy Assistant, Anna Telfer, reveals the results of our COVID-19 has been affecting people with epilepsy survey and provides information on our Epilepsy...

2021 Election Campaign: Scottish Parliament elections explained

There are just four weeks until the Scottish Parliament election. Our Policy Assistant, Anna Telfer, explains how the Scottish Parliament election works.