Navigation Links
TV 'Hero' Joins Other Heroes from Around the Country to Educate and Celebrate Inspiring Stories from the Community of People with Epilepsy
Date:12/6/2008

SEATTLE, Dec. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Greg Grunberg -- film and television actor and star of the hit television series "Heroes" -- has a real life hero, his 12-year-old son, Jake, who has been living with epilepsy, a common neurological condition, for 5 years. Greg was joined by Epilepsy Advocates from around the country at the L.I.V.E. event in Seattle, WA to share their stories and educate and provide support to the community of people living with epilepsy in Seattle.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081206/NYSA008 )

Greg has joined forces with other families through UCB's Epilepsy Advocate program, with a shared mission to encourage people living with epilepsy to refuse to be defined by it, and to expect and demand the best care.

About The Epilepsy Advocate Program

The Epilepsy Advocate program aims to encourage people living with epilepsy to interact with other people who have had similar experiences, to learn from one another and to make positive changes in each other's lives. The program is also designed to inspire people living with epilepsy to expect and demand the best care. It is sponsored by global biopharmaceutical leader, UCB, Inc., as part of the company's commitment to families living with epilepsy. Visit www.epilepsyadvocate.com for more information on the Epilepsy Advocate program and to learn about more resources available to people living with epilepsy and their caregivers.

    Laura Finely
    T 212.886.2258
    M 610.442.4648
    Lfinely@cooneywaters.com


'/>"/>
SOURCE Epilepsy Advocate
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. On Staying Alives 10th Anniversary, Gym Class Heroes Singer Travis McCoy Named 2009 Foundation Ambassador
2. Parents are the unsung heroes
3. Remember to Send Holiday Mail For Heroes and Thank a Service Member this Thanksgiving
4. Youth Service America and UnitedHealth Group Offer HEROES Grants to Fight Childhood Obesity
5. The SCOOTER Store Donates Power Wheelchair to California War Hero, a Purple Heart Recipient
6. HMS Presents 4th Annual Heroes of Healthcare Awards
7. High-normal phosphate levels linked to early atherosclerosis
8. WebMD Announces 2008 Health Heroes
9. Holiday Mail for Heroes to Deliver One Million Cards to Service Members and Families
10. Super Jake Foundation Hosts 4th Annual Heroes Bash on Nov. 8 to Benefit Pediatric Cancer Research
11. Several US Children Among Worldwide Heroes for Inspirational Fundraising Efforts with Celine Dion
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... 20, 2017 , ... New, state-of-the-art magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) ... with advanced capabilities for diagnosing and treating disease. , Jefferson’s Siemens Magnetom ... get a more accurate look inside the patient’s body. The new scanner was ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... ... June 20, 2017 , ... Uniform Advantage (UA), ... seven new products designed to create tailored looks and athleisure-inspired outfits. UA Flex fabric ... easy care stretch twill. , With trendy looks hitting the medical community, UA Flex ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... June 20, 2017 , ... Uniworld ... of living” aboard the line’s latest all-inclusive boutique ship, S.S. Joie de Vivre ... was built specifically for cruising France’s Seine River and designed small enough to dock ...
(Date:6/20/2017)... TX (PRWEB) , ... June 20, 2017 , ... ... that Michael McKenna has joined the company as Vice President of Sales, a ... company for continued growth and increased customer satisfaction. , Mr. McKenna is a ...
(Date:6/19/2017)... ... June 19, 2017 , ... Intrinsic Clinical ... the international exchange of actionable insights to improve health globally through the advancement ... make clinical trial management faster, easier, and less painful. Attendees can visit Intrinsic’s ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:6/12/2017)... June 12, 2017 Kineta, Inc., a biotechnology company ... Kineta Vice President of R&D and Head of Virology ... Pandemic Preparedness for the Northwest and Beyond meeting sponsored ... June 14, 2017 from 8:30-10:30 AM PDT at the Agora ... Dr. Bedard will be joined by other leaders ...
(Date:6/8/2017)... Fla. , June 8, 2017  Less than ... that hit more than 200,000 companies, including hospital networks, ... being heralded as one of the largest online extortion ... in the healthcare market, it is imperative that providers ... protect their data from this — and many other ...
(Date:6/7/2017)... June 6, 2017  Diplomat Specialty Infusion Group, a brand of ... to its Iowa location. The ... now features an ISO 7 cleanroom—the standard needed to compound ... a low level of pollutants. ... consumers and better serve our Iowa patients," ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: