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Latest Epilepsy Blog Posts

What the EF podcast with Lisa Lindahl


Lisa Lindahl is the inventor of the sports bra. ‘Nuff said. Lisa’s mom said that epilepsy meant she had zero expectations of Lisa accomplishing anything. Instead, Lisa paved the way for female entrepreneurs and people living with epilepsy. We chatted with this icon about how much things have changed—and what still... Read More

What the EF podcast with Madeleine Khamnei


We unpack it all with Madeleine Khamnei—the struggles of college, jobs, and dating. Epilepsy stopped her dreams in their tracks, and she got back up (sometimes literally), created new goals, and continues to kick ass at them. Our jaws are pretty much on the floor as Madeleine shares with us her... Read More

What the EF podcast with Jeff Parent


We kick off Seizen 2 of What the EF podcast with professional powerhouse Jeff Parent, who’s a president of Toyota AND the Epilepsy Foundation of America Board. (no biggie.) We chat with Jeff about what it’s like when you, your dad, and two of your kids have epilepsy. And maybe grab... Read More