Strauss Troy’s Northern Kentucky office shows its support for Purple Day which builds awareness those with epilepsy around the world.
Strauss Troy Legal Assistant Jane Smith’s granddaughter Faith was diagnosed with epilepsy at the age of two. She is now 12. Jane is happy to report that in June, Faith celebrates two years of being seizure free. Faith asked everyone to wear purple for epilepsy awareness.
What is Purple Day?
is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness. Last year, people in dozens of countries on all continents including Antarctica participated in Purple Day.
people have epilepsy world wide
It is estimated that 1 in 100
people have epilepsy
In 50% of cases the cause is unknown