Purple Day Media Coverage

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


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


Raising awareness of epilepsy – Life Matters