MGC Pharma: Pushing the envelope of phytocannabinoid-based research

MGC Pharma: Pushing the envelope of phytocannabinoid-based research

17 June 2020

Media Title: Health Europa Media Type: Online Publish Date: 11 April 2019 Headline: MGC Pharma: Pushing the envelope of phytocannabinoid-based research Abstract: MGC Pharma has a strong relationship with Epilepsy Action Australia, the country’s peak patient advocacy association. The relationship is varied, including collaboration on research, provision of information to patients, and more. In 2019,Read More…

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Medical Cannabis System So Tricky, ‘Doctor Google’ Used By Epilepsy Patients

17 June 2020

Media Title: 10 Daily Media Type: Online Publish Date: 18 September 2019 Journalist: Josh Butler Headline: Medical Cannabis System So Tricky, ‘Doctor Google’ Used By Epilepsy Patients Abstract: Australian doctors lack knowledge about medical cannabis, a leading epilepsy group has said, as it launches a new tool to educate those with the condition about howRead More…

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New medicinal cannabis and epilepsy website helping Australians to make more informed decisions

17 June 2020

Media Title: NIB Foundation Media Type: Online Publish Date: 18 September 2019 Headline: New medicinal cannabis and epilepsy website helping Australians to make more informed decisions Abstract: In partnership with Epilepsy Action Australia, we’ve helped to launch a new website which aims to help thousands of Australians living with epilepsy to make more informed choicesRead More…

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Medicinal Cannabis And Epilepsy

17 June 2020

Media Title: Ultra 106.5FM Media Type: Online Headline: Medicinal Cannabis And Epilepsy Abstract: A new website aims to help thousands of Australians living with epilepsy, particularly those with devastating medication resistant types, make informed choices when it comes to medicinal cannabis. Link: https://ultra106five.com/medicinal-cannabis-epilepsy/

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CEO of Epilepsy Action Australia slams “appalling” TikTok ‘seizure challenge’ trend

17 June 2020

Media Title: Viva Communications Media Type: Online Publish Date: 1 May 2020 Journalist: “vivapaul” Headline: CEO of Epilepsy Action Australia slams “appalling” TikTok ‘seizure challenge’ trend Abstract: CEO of Epilepsy Action Australia, Carol Ireland, released a public statement yesterday, following a recent controversial viral trend on the video app TikTok, known as the “seizure challenge”.Read More…

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SUDEP Action partner with Epilepsy Action Australia for global awareness campaign

17 June 2020

Media Title: SUDEP.org Media Type: Online Publish Date: 20 October 2017 Headline: SUDEP Action partner with Epilepsy Action Australia for global awareness campaign Abstract: SUDEP Action has established an exciting new collaboration with Epilepsy Action Australia in time for SUDEP Action Day 2017. This collaboration provides the most current information related to epilepsy-related death toRead More…

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Epilepsy Action Australia and SUDEP Action Partnership

17 June 2020

Media Title: Health Professional Radio Media Type: Online Publish Date: 31 October 2017 Journalist: Tabetha Moreto Headline: Epilepsy Action Australia and SUDEP Action Partnership Abstract: TRANSCRIPT from Audio – In today’s interview, Carol Ireland talks about the new partnership that her organization has forged with SUDEP Action in order to tackle epilepsy and SUDEP whichRead More…

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GP’s son dies in sleep from condition she’s never heard of

17 June 2020

Media Title: News.com.au Media Type: Online Publish Date: 21 October 2019 Journalist: Stephanie Bedo Headline: GP’s son dies in sleep from condition she’s never heard of Abstract: To improve knowledge and awareness of SUDEP and epilepsy mortality risk factors with clinicians and people living with epilepsy, Epilepsy Action Australia is launching the SUDEP and SeizureRead More…

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Anny Marrett got a phone call no parent ever wants to get

17 June 2020

Media Title: Head Topics Media Type: Online Publish Date: 22 October 2019 Journalist: Stephanie Bedo Headline: Anny Marrett got a phone call no parent ever wants to get Abstract: To improve knowledge and awareness of SUDEP and epilepsy mortality risk factors with clinicians and people living with epilepsy, Epilepsy Action Australia is launching the SUDEPRead More…

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UK epilepsy safety tool released in Australia in time for global awareness day

17 June 2020

Media Title: SUDEP.org Media Type: Online Publish Date: 22 October 2019 Headline: UK epilepsy safety tool released in Australia in time for global awareness day Abstract: On 23 October, SUDEP Action Day, Epilepsy Action Australia welcome the launch of the SUDEP & Seizure Safety Checklist to health professionals in Australia. Link: https://sudep.org/article/uk-epilepsy-safety-tool-released-australia-time-global-awareness-day

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UK epilepsy safety tool released in Australia in time for global awareness day

17 June 2020

Media Title: Sudep Action Day Media Type: Online Headline: UK epilepsy safety tool released in Australia in time for global awareness day Abstract: On 23 October, SUDEP Action Day, Epilepsy Action Australia welcome the launch of the SUDEP & Seizure Safety Checklist to health professionals in Australia. Link: http://sudepactionday.org/about/press-and-video/

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Families Aren’t Being Warned About ‘Cruel’ Sudden Epilepsy Deaths

17 June 2020

Media Title: 10 Daily Media Type: Online Publish Date: 23 October 2019 Journalist: Emma Brancastisano Headline: Families Aren’t Being Warned About ‘Cruel’ Sudden Epilepsy Deaths Abstract: Today, October 23, is SUDEP Action Day. To mark it the EAA has launched an Australian-first online tool to increase awareness of SUDEP among health professionals and patients. Link:Read More…

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