Australians living with epilepsy now have access to a new helpline!

Australians living with epilepsy now have access to a new helpline!

17 June 2020

Media Title: Tuberous Sclerosis Australia Media Type: Online Headline: Australians living with epilepsy now have access to a new helpline! Abstract: Tuberous Sclerosis Australia spreads the word on the Epilepsy Nurse Line Link: https://tsa.org.au/epilepsy-helpline/epilepsy-nurse-line/

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Our Nurse line support

17 June 2020

Media Title: Campaspe News Media Type: Online Publish Date: 3 July 2019 Headline: Nurse line support Abstract: An Australian-first telephone and email service to support people living with epilepsy and their families has been launched by Epilepsy Action Australia.

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Nurse line support

17 June 2020

Media Title: The Corowa Free Press Media Type: Online Publish Date: 19 July 2019 Headline: Nurse line support Abstract: An Australian-first telephone and email service to support people living with epilepsy and their families has been launched by Epilepsy Action Australia. Link: https://www.corowafreepress.com.au/2019/07/03/664457/nurse-line-support

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New Epilepsy Nurse Helpline supports sufferers

17 June 2020

Media Title: Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal Media Type: Online Publish Date: 18 September 2019 Headline: New Epilepsy Nurse Helpline supports sufferers Abstract: A national Epilepsy Nurse Helpline has been launched in a bid to improve health outcomes for the 250,000 Australians living with the neurological disorder, especially those in rural and remote who mayRead More…

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Meeting the challenges of living with epilepsy

17 June 2020

Media Title: The Age Media Type: Online Publish Date: 25 October 2019 Headline: Meeting the challenges of living with epilepsy Abstract: Epilepsy Action Australia provides support for families in a variety of ways. This includes access to specialised nurses, an Epilepsy Nurse Line (phone and email support) and online tools such as MyEpilepsyKey and StrongRead More…

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TikTok Juice WRLD ‘seizure challenge’ sparks outrage from advocates

17 June 2020

Media Title: 7News Media Type: Online Publish Date: 30 April 2020 Journalist: Louisa Cheatley with Emily Olle Headline: TikTok Juice WRLD ‘seizure challenge’ sparks outrage from advocates Abstract: A social media craze is being slammed for making fun of people with epilepsy. TikTok videos of people pretending to have seizures have prompted a desperate pleaRead More…

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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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Products for epilepsy patients arrives in Australia

17 June 2020

Media Title: Cannabis Intel Media Type: Online Publish Date: 28 January 2019 Headline: Affordable products for epilepsy patients arrives in Australia Abstract: MGC Pharma has also collaborated with Epilepsy Action Australia to develop C4E (cannabis for epilepsy), to provide education to epilepsy sufferers and their families on medicinal cannabis and its interaction with the illness.Read More…

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MGC Pharmaceuticals announces 2019 commercialisation strategy

17 June 2020

Media Title: Kalkine Media Media Type: Online Publish Date: 3 April 2019 Headline: MGC Pharmaceuticals announces 2019 commercialisation strategy Abstract: Includes the C4E education platform in collaboration with Epilepsy Action Australia, among others. Link: https://kalkinemedia.com/au/news/mgc-pharmaceuticals-announces-2019-commercialisation-strategy

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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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