Navigating Epilepsy: The Road Ahead

New Year’s Resolutions and Epilepsy: Where They Meet

New Year’s Resolutions and Epilepsy: Where They Meet

As the end of each year approaches, many of us spend time thinking about the events that took place during the year, the great experiences we have had and the joys we have experienced.  We also dedicate thought to those aspects of our lives that are not as fulfilling or productive as we wish they were and we begin to make plans for change in the coming year.  Some people make resolutions to...

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Who is my best advocate?

Who is my best advocate?

  YOU are!!! What is self-advocacy? The term “self-advocacy” refers to the idea or movement that people with illness and/or conditions, have the right to take control of their own lives, including being in charge of their own care in the medical system.  It is about people speaking up for themselves.  It acknowledges that although we all need help and support form others at times, as...

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