Purple Day Media Coverage

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Thanks to all the media outlets who helped us to raise awareness about epilepsy!

Television:

ABC News Breakfast

Southern Cross News SA

Nine News Sunshine Coast

How Socceroos great Paul Wade hid his epilepsy – The Daily Edition

Print and Online:

Bunbury woman helping to bring understanding around Epilepsy to community – Bunbury Mail

Education the key in epilepsy care – Sunraysia Daily

Epilepsy: ‘I’d like people to not be so frightened about it’ – The Senior

Epilepsy in the spotlight – Geraldton Guardian

Matilda’s Mission – That’s Life Magazine

If someone has an epileptic seizure, do you know what to do? – Sydney Morning Herald Daily Life

Plea to understand a condition which suffers say is surrounded by stigma and ignorance – Glenn Innes Examiner

The purpose of Purple Day – The Port Pirie Recorder

Stem cell research at IHMRI leading to better treatment for epilepsy – Illawarra Mercury

“My twin sister was asked to turn off my life support. I’m so glad she gave me more time.” – Mamamia

Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness – Femail

Purple Day for Epilepsy Awareness – Girl.com.au

Strength through the suffering – The Western Weekender

Purple Day – the day to think about epilepsy and how we get it wrong – The Northern Daily Leader

Gloucester to celebrate Purple Day for epilepsy – Gloucester Advocate

Teenager finds light in darkness – The Border Watch

Know Epilepsy, no fear – Sydney Morning Herald

Know Epilepsy, no fear – The Age

Roger showing No Fear with epilepsy – Whitsunday Times

Radio:

Raising awareness of epilepsy – Life Matters