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June 3, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Derra Howard

Meet Derra Howard from Louisiana, a 35-year-old social-media influencer, entrepreneur and founder of the Saving Grace Epilepsy Foundation. 

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May 5, 2021

How to Find Epilepsy Support Groups

Remember you’re never alone. Epilepsy support groups are a great way of meeting other people living with the condition. Here’s how to find them.

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May 4, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Jinxx

The Epsy team sat down with Jinxx, a musician and member of the Black Veil Brides, to discuss his career in music and his own epilepsy story. Read Jinxx’s full story below.

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April 22, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Jared Muscat

Meet Jared Muscat, a digital marketing professional for Patagonia and surfer with focal cortical dysplasia. Read his full epilepsy story below.

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April 14, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Emma Beamish

Meet the inspirational Emma Beamish, a former international cricketer turned English teacher, who has never let her epilepsy hold her back from achieving everything she wanted.

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April 14, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Marion Clignet

Meet Marion Clignet, a former cycling World Champion and 2 time Olympic silver medalist, who wasn’t allowed to compete for the USA due to her epilepsy. Read now.

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April 14, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Alan Faneca

The Epsy team sat down with Pro-Football Hall of Famer Alan Faneca to discuss his career, including the Super Bowl win and his life with epilepsy. Read more about the former guard for the Pittsburgh Steelers below.

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April 6, 2021

Inspirational Epilepsy Stories: Mike Simmel

Meet Mike Simmel, a former basketball entertainer for the Harlem Wizards, turned not-for-profit founder. Mike experienced tonic-clonic and nocturnal seizures, read his story below.

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March 1, 2021

Did Harriet Tubman have epilepsy?

Harriet Tubman is an icon of the abolitionist movement who probably had epilepsy. So why did Harriet Tubman have seizures? Learn her incredible story.

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