March is Epilepsy Awareness Month

Sophie Jodouin - Seizure free thanks to surgery

Using cutting edge surgical techniques, doctors at The Neuro were able to identify the source of Sophie’s seizures and stop them

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March is Epilepsy Awareness Month. It affects 1 in every 100 Canadians, with almost 1/3 of them being children.

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Tommy Hains - Overcoming Epilepsy

“Epilepsy is not always on my mind, but it’s at the back of my mind when I’m planning day-to-day things”

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Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide

Find out about the work done at The Neuro on epilepsy

Tanya Ladouceur - Stopping the seizures

"I was immediately impressed and amazed by their demeanour, care, compassion and most importantly, their knowledge."

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Soar, Adam, Soar

Father writes book about son with epilepsy who was treated at The Neuro

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Nicole Cresenzi: Overcoming Epilepsy

She married her fiancé five months after surgery, and invited her fellow patients to the wedding.

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Overcoming Epilepsy: Richard Nolet

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The Neuro is Brain Research, Patient Care and Training

The Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital — The Neuro, integrates patient care with Open Science research and training, key to advancing science and medicine.

Stories from The Neuro

Every year, The Neuro is supported by a community that is more than 4,500 strong. Together, we are building a better life for those living with a neurological disorder.

The Montreal Neurological Institute & Hospital is a McGill University research and teaching institute; delivering the highest quality of care to patients, as part of the Neuroscience Mission of the McGill University Health Centre. The Neuro is proud to be a Killam Institution, supported by the Killam Trusts.