STEPS Toward Zero is a movement developed by SK life science, featuring epilepsy advocate Natalie Beavers founder of Angels of Epilepsy.
Have you ever left your doctor’s appointment and realized that you forgot to ask some important questions? For people living with epilepsy, speaking up is key to creating a true partnership with your neurologist or epileptologist to help achieve your personal and health goals. However, many people still struggle to have real, open conversations about their seizures. The Seize the Truth About Epilepsy Perceptions (STEP) Survey* revealed just how often disconnects can occur between doctors, caregivers and people with epilepsy – and why this needs to change.
This blog post was submitted by Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. Dr. Nassim Zecavati is a paid consultant of Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. Certain organizations are mentioned in this post; this does not constitute an endorsement by Sunovion of these organizations. Meet Nassim Zecavati, MD, MPH Transition of care is a stressful time, but it … Read More
A new, national survey of adult epilepsy patients, caregivers and healthcare professionals (HCPs) revealed a wide range of challenges in the management of epilepsy, which affects more than three million adults in the United States.1 SK Life Science, Inc. engaged Kantar Health to develop the Seize the Truth about Epilepsy Perceptions (STEP) … Read More
DYK? SUDEP is the most common disease-related cause of death in people with epilepsy. By having early conversations and educating patients and families on #SUDEP, we can work with them on the modifiable risk factors (AEDs adherence and adverse events). Read more on the connection between patient education and seizure freedom.