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People with Epilepsy Encouraged to Submit Artwork as Part of National Expressions of Courage(R) Art Contest
Date:3/31/2008

lectrical activity affects part or all of the brain. The condition can develop at any time in life, but there is a particular susceptibility in young children and the elderly. Currently, there is no cure for epilepsy; however, seizure medications help control seizure activity in the majority of people with this condition.

To learn more about Expressions of Courage, the traveling exhibition and to download Expressions of Courage entry forms, please visit http://www.expressionsofcourage.com, or call the Contest Help Line at 800-224-4935 with questions.

About the Epilepsy Foundation

The Epilepsy Foundation, a national non-profit with affiliated organizations throughout the United States, has led the fight against epilepsy since 1968. The Foundation's goals are to ensure that people with seizures are able to participate in all life experiences; and prevent, control and cure epilepsy through services, education, advocacy and research, so not another moment is lost to seizures. For additional information, please visit http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org.

About ORTHO-McNEIL NEUROLOGICS

Headquartered in Titusville, N.J., ORTHO-McNEIL NEUROLOGICS focuses exclusively on providing solutions that improve neurological health. The company currently markets products for Alzheimer's disease, epilepsy, and acute and preventive migraine treatment. ORTHO-McNEIL NEUROLOGICS, in conjunction with internal and external research partners, continues to explore new opportunities to develop solutions for unmet healthcare needs in neurology.

Krystal Loewe Kara Russell

GolinHarris ORTHO-McNEIL NEUROLOGICS

(312) 729-4453 (609) 730-3592

kloewe@golinharris.com

SOURCE ORTHO-McNEIL NEUROLOGICS; Epilepsy Foundation
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