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What Nerve! (On Wisconsin, June 2014)

Lily’s Luau Provides Respite from the Cold (WISC-TV3, January 2014)

Local family finds hope on their doorstep (Middleton Tribune, January 2014)

UW-Madison Research Could Lead to Epileptic Treatment Breakthrough (The Daily Cardinal, January 2014)

Family Raises Awareness for Daughter’s Disorder (Verona Press, April 2013)

Lily’s Luau Brings Business Together to Fight Epilepsy (InBusiness, December 2012)

Make it Better (Isthmus, November 1, 2012)

Paying It Forward (Madison Magazine, November 2012)

Lily’s Fund at the UW  (WKOW, October 3, 2012)

Someone You Should Know: Anne and Dave Giroux (Brava Magazine, October 2012)

Colleen Penwell on How to Have a Lemonade Stand (WISC-TV, July 19, 2012)

Student Wears Purple for Epilepsy Awareness (WISC-TV, March 26, 2012)

Living with Epilepsy (All About Living with Carol Koby on WTDY, March 23, 2012)

Know Your Madisonian (Wisconsin State Journal, February 9, 2012)

Hundreds Come Out for Lily’s Luau (WISC-TV, January 2012)

Lily’s Luau to Raise Money for Epilepsy Research (WISC-TV Live at Five, January 2012)

Family Raises Awareness for Daughter’s Disorder (Verona Press, January 2012)

Mom Makes Epilepsy Fundraising a Family Affair (Madison Magazine, January 2012)

Fourth Lily’s Luau to benefit epilepsy research (Sun Prairie Star, January 2012)

Luau Event to Raise Money for Epilepsy Research at UW (WISC-TV Morning News, January 2012)

Volunteers Anyone? (Isthmus, January 2012)

Patients donate locally to support medical research for personal connections (Wis. State Journal, Dec. 2011)

Epilepsy Organization Helps Fund Researcher (WISC-TV3, June 2011)

Luau Funds Researcher (UW Foundation News, January 2011)

Teen Winning Battle Against Epilepsy (WISC-TV3, January 2011)

Lily’s Fund, Luau seeks end to seizures (Madison Area Neighbors, Wis. State Journal, January 2011)

Lily’s Fund Supports Epilepsy Research (Sly Sylvester, WTDY Radio, January 2011)

Local Children Sell Lemonade to Help Fight Epilepsy (WISC-TV, July 2010)

The Story of Lily’s FundUW SMPH Quarterly magazine (Spring 2010)

Family First: 11-year-old Anna Jordahl Talks Epilepsy NBC-15 (April 2010)

Purple Day Raises Epilepsy Awareness NBC-15 (March 2010)

Scenes: Lily’s Luau benefiting Lily’s Fund for Epilepsy Madison Magazine (March 2010)

Family First: Epilepsy Research at UW-Madison NBC-15 (March 2010)

Findorff/Mortenson Workers Support Epilepsy Research NBC-15 (March 2010)

Family First: Lily’s Luau Supports Local Epilepsy ResearchNBC-15 (January 2010)

Get Ready for Lily’s Luau!NBC-15 (December 2009)

How to Become a Philanthropist Wisconsin Woman (October 2009)


UW Researchers Study New Drug for Epilepsy Wisconsin State Journal (Feb. 2009)

Lily’s Fund Inspires ResearchInsights Magazine (Spring 2009)


Other Epilepsy News

Epilepsy Strikes 1 in 26 People During Their Lives (NPR, Dec. 2010)

Global Epilepsy Research Grossly Inadequate (Medical News Today, Dec. 2010)

Epilepsy Found to Be More Common in U.S. Than Thought (US News and World Report, Dec. 2010)

UW team’s tool detects seizure-inducing websitesMilwaukee Journal Sentinel (July 2010)

Anti-Epilepsy Drug Developed at Wisconsin to Begin Clinical TrialsUW Health (December 2009)

Tool helps avoid seizure-inducing content on WebAssociated Press (Aug. 2009)

Science-filled summer vacationWisconsin State Journal (Aug. 2009)

I Must Save My ChildParade (Feb. 2009)

Epilepsy Overlooked and UnderfundedNewsweek (April 2009)

Neurologists Distinguished as Lennox LecturersUW Health News and Events  (February 2008)

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