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Don’t Forget Tonight “Zoom-Learn-Ask”

Don’t Forget Tonight “Zoom-Learn-Ask”

Please Register Advocacy in Epilepsy Educational Program   Epilepsy and Women: Treatment Considerations   Date: January 24, 2023 Time: 6:00 pm-7:00 pm EST Register by using the link below: https://bit.ly/3jYxnpq

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Understanding Epilepsy and Depression

Understanding Epilepsy and Depression

Depression, also called major depressive disorder (MDD), commonly occurs in people with epilepsy and contributes to a lower quality of life, increased time in hospitals, and less control over seizures. Though the two illnesses often occur together, depression is...

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Aura Stories – Final Episode, December 27th 2022

Aura Stories – Final Episode, December 27th 2022

This past year, Mike’s role changed at the Epilepsy Association.  He is now the Prevention & Education Coordinator.   This means he is visiting schools and events, raising awareness about Epilepsy and connecting with the community. “I love helping people.  And if...

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Aura Stories – Episode 3, December 22nd 2022

Aura Stories – Episode 3, December 22nd 2022

In looking back, Mike knows he was having episodes far longer than before his grand mal seizure.  He experienced loss of time, feeling strange. He simply didn’t know the signs.  This is one reason why education about epilepsy is a passion for him today.   Another...

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Aura Stories – Episode 2, December 12th 2022

Aura Stories – Episode 2, December 12th 2022

“Epilepsy will not rule my life.”  Never have more words been more impactful to hear.   Michael Sheehan, known as Mike to his friends and associates, is the Prevention & Education Coordinator at The Epilepsy Association of Central Florida.   Mike knows first hand...

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Aura Stories – Episode 1 December 8th 2022

Aura Stories – Episode 1 December 8th 2022

When you attend any Epilepsy Association event, there is one guy who is gregarious and charismatic, who stands out.  You know the one the one who has been known to wear a purple tutu at Purple Day and drive a purple Jeep.   And yet, when holding a conversation with...

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A Brief Guide To CBD Oil For Dogs

A Brief Guide To CBD Oil For Dogs

For dog owners, there’s nothing worse than knowing that their beloved pup is in pain or discomfort. While there are multiple steroids available that claim to help with the pain, it isn’t always the safest option, considering their potential side effects. It is where...

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