NEW: Gals that Give Caregiver Support Program

Introducing the Gals that Give Caregiver Support Program This program is designed to assist caregivers who support individuals living with epilepsy in Simcoe County. Who is a Caregiver?: A person who gives care to people who need help taking care of themselves. Caregivers may be family members, friends, siblings, health care professionals and social workers.Continue reading “NEW: Gals that Give Caregiver Support Program”

DELTA BINGO @ Home

We’re sharing the good news! Delta is offering a fabulous play at home version of BINGO during these restrictive periods. You can play BINGO at home for real cash prizes with Delta Bingo & Gaming! Don’t miss out, buy your cards today at http://www.DeltaBingo.Eventbrite.ca Delta Bingo is a proud sponsor of Epilepsy Simcoe County, providingContinue reading “DELTA BINGO @ Home”

A BIG Thank you to Delta Bingo

On a Sunday in June of 2019, myself and the team at Epilepsy Simcoe County set up an information booth at the Barrie Public Library, downtown. I want to thank Delta and Bingo for helping us fund this event. I spent the day talking to many adults and children, to my surprise one frequent questionContinue reading “A BIG Thank you to Delta Bingo”

FOOD FOR THOUGHT: THE KETO DIET AND EPILEPSY

As seen in https://www.cureepilepsy.org/ Research has shown that the ketogenic diet can reduce or even eliminate seizures in some individuals impacted by epilepsy – particularly those who have not gained seizure control after trying two or more treatment options. But why does keto work for these individuals and how do doctors decide which patients toContinue reading “FOOD FOR THOUGHT: THE KETO DIET AND EPILEPSY”

‘My little heroes’: Singleton children save grandpa’s life after terrifying seizure

As seen in https://www.mandurahmail.com.au/ A Singleton grandfather has thanked his “little heroes” for saving his life after he had a seizure last month. Ian Wilson was looking after his grandchildren Addy, 6 and Liam, 7, at home on Monday, December 16 when he had a seizure, fell, broke his nose and was knocked unconscious. AddyContinue reading “‘My little heroes’: Singleton children save grandpa’s life after terrifying seizure”