Tag Archives: Facts

21Nov/16

The Gbm Foundation Produces A Teacher’s Handbook of Epilepsy for Schools

The Gbm Foundation seeks to step up its efforts to bring epilepsy out of the shadows. Epilepsy is one of the most common neurological conditions with approximately 70 million people affected worldwide.Read More…

17Nov/15

A Most Laudable and Commendable initiative by our Youth Ambassador

The above clip is a most laudable and commendable advocacy and sensitzation campaign message by a Gbm-em Youth Ambassador Ms Ronaldine A. Taku. In her brief but poignant message, she dispels someRead More…

15Sep/15

Gbm’s work recognized in an article by the renowned Lancet Neurology

When you embark on a mission as delicate as advocating and fighting myths and stigma surrounding epilepsy, you are always very honoured when your efforts are recognized. It was therefore with withRead More…

13Jul/15

Official launching of the Let’sDare2Talk About it Campaign at Radio Lebialem

Dear World, Twenty days from now, the Gbm Foundation for Epilepsy and Mental Wellbeing will be commemorating the 1st anniversary of Gabriel’s passing on to Glory. The Foundation was officially registered aRead More…

29May/15

The Relationship between Epilepsy and Mental illness

Today, the Gbm Foundation for Epilepsy and Mental Wellbeing wants to look at some research and statistics which point to a relationship between epilepsy and mental illness. We draw our content fromRead More…

25May/15

Epilepsy Awareness: Some Experiences from the Field

The Gbm Foundation recently launched a project in the Lebialem Division of Cameroon in Africa dubed: “Inclusive Education For Young Epileptics” – You can read the project report here. The project isRead More…