There have been some great stories written and filmed about Danny, his family, and his foundation. Links to epilepsy-related articles and video clips are below, in addition to press releases that have been put out by Danny Did Foundation. If you are a media member who is interested in talking about Danny’s life and the Danny Did Foundation, please contact tfstanton@DannyDid.org.

DNAInfo.com Chicago – July 14, 2014
Danny Did Foundation Kickball Tourney Aids Epilepsy Battle 

Nature Journal of Science – July 10, 2014
Technology: Dressed to Detect

Nature Journal of Science – July 10, 2014
Sociology: Shedding the Shame of Epilepsy

University of Dayton Magazine – July 8, 2014
One Life to Live: Profile of Danny Did board member Carrie McAteer

Danny Did Foundation – June 18, 2014
Danny Did Foundation to Fund Four-Center Trials of SmartWatch Device

Epilepsia – June 11, 2014
Levy Family in California Fights for Kids, Brings Epilepsy Awareness Day to Disneyland

Epilepsy Foundation – June 11, 2014
2014 Shark Tank Winners Announced at Epilepsy Pipeline Conference For Innovative Products

Young Irish Chicago – May 29, 2014
Young Irish Fellowship Club of Chicago Announces Danny Did as New Partner Charity

US 99.5 FM Radio – May 5, 2014
Chicago Nonprofit Raises Awareness of Epilepsy, SUDEP in Honor of Special Boy

Partners Against Mortality in Epilepsy (PAME) – May 5, 2014
Epilepsy Advocates Join to Host Minneapolis Meeting to Share Info on SUDEP

ESPN AM 1000 Radio – May 4, 2014
Beyond Sports With Hannah Stanley: Learning About Epilepsy & SUDEP: Segment 1 Beyond Sports With Hannah Stanley: Learning About Epilepsy & SUDEP: Segment 2
Beyond Sports With Hannah Stanley: Learning About Epilepsy & SUDEP: Segment 3 Beyond Sports With Hannah Stanley: Segment 4 Featuring Dave Juday

WGN Radio – April 24, 2014
Comedian Bill Bunker to Host Danny Did Event at Gale Street Inn to Fight Epilepsy

Danny Did Foundation – April 23, 2014
Carrie McAteer Announced As New President of DDF Board of Directors

Danny Did Foundation – April 9, 2014
Parents Stefanie and Marc Mingle Join Danny Did as South Florida Ambassadors

San Gabriel Valley Tribune (CA) – March 29, 2014
West Covina Man, Mother Raising Money for Epilepsy Awareness Through 8K Walk

The New York Times – March 24, 2014
Easing Epilepsy With Battery Power

Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland Resort – March 18, 2014
Epilepsy Awareness Day Set for November 6th at Disneyland Resort; Danny Did to Co-Host

LY Media (video) – February 26, 2014
INSPIRINGLY: Northwestern University Dance Marathon Documentary Featuring Danny Did

Comcast SportsNet Chicago (video) – February 17, 2014
Danny Did Spreads Epilepsy Awareness Through Local Teams & Basketball

Boston Globe – February 10, 2014
Epilepsy and the Risk of Death From Seizures

CN100 Sports Weekly (Video) – February 1, 2014
Area High School Basketball Programs Join Fight Against Epilepsy & SUDEP

Chicago Sun Times/High School Cube News – January 30, 2014
Loyola Basketball Team, Danny Did Foundation Have Deep-Rooted Partnership

Winnetka Talk – January 29, 2014
New Trier High School Students Use Dance Recital to Support Epilepsy Cause

Danny Did Foundation – January 17, 2014
Bank of America Chicago Marathon Announces Charity Runners Will Receive Guaranteed Race Entry in 2014 Event 

Fulton County (Ohio) Expositor – January 13, 2014
Device Funded by Danny Did Keeps Watch on Girl with Epilepsy

Fox News – December 18, 2013
RNS Device from NeuroPace Now FDA-Approved to Treat Refractory Epilepsy

New York Times – December 5, 2013
Epilepsy Families See Colorado as New Frontier On Medical Marijuana

CVS Caremark – December 3, 2013
Danny Did Foundation Awarded #GivingTuesday Grant by CVS Charitable Trust

Epilepsy Foundation – November 14, 2013
SUDEP Institute, Epilepsy Foundation & Lundbeck Team to Offer Educational Resource

Neurology Today Magazine – November 1, 2013
Danny Did Encourages Neurologists to Discuss SUDEP Among Epilepsy Risks

ESPN Chicago (audio) – November 1, 2013
Join Danny Did and Danny Stanton to Support National Epilepsy Awareness Month

Danny Did Foundation – October 13, 2013
Team Danny Did to Run Big for Epilepsy in Chicago Marathon

The Lemont Reporter – September 13, 2013
Lemont Woman Fights Tragedy to Honor Daughter, Husband, Father

Epilepsy Foundation/Epilepsy Community – August 20, 2013
DEA Delays Threaten to Hurt People Living with Seizures

Danny Did Foundation – August 13, 2013
Illinois Governor Quinn Signs Danny Stanton SUDEP Act Into Law

San Francisco Chronicle – August 11, 2013
New Ground Broken in Epilepsy Research: Huge Study Focused on Genetics

Fox News Chicago (video) – July 31, 2013
Kohl’s Department Stores Selects Nick Curley for Scholarship Award for Outstanding Community Service

Comcast SportsNet Chicago (video) – July 19, 2013
Danny Did Foundation Brings Community Together 

NBC Charlotte (video) – July 17, 2013
Basketball player works to ‘Bounce Out the Stigma’ 

Comcast SportsNet Chicago (video) – July 14, 2013
Danny Stanton Kickball Tournament Advances Epilepsy Awareness on Danny’s Home Field

BlogTalk Radio (Audio) – July 11, 2013
Tonya Heathco presents a focus on SUDEP with the Danny Did Foundation

NPR: Morning Edition (Audio) – June 10, 2013
With Epilepsy Treatment, the Goal is to Keep Kids Seizure Free

The Journal (West Virginia) – May 30, 2013
West Virginia 5K to generate SUDEP awareness

Chicago Tribune (Opinion Column) – May 15, 2013
Medical marijuana shouldn’t be for ‘adults only’

Danny Did Foundation – May 15, 2013
Illinois House passes the Danny Stanton SUDEP Act 115-0, Bill Moves to Governor’s Desk

Danny Did Foundation – April 24, 2013
Carrie McAteer Joins DDF Board of Directors

Chicago Tribune – April 23, 2013
Kotowski’s proposal creates national model to prevent SUDEP

Daily Herald – April 23, 2013
Kotowski’s epilepsy bill passes the Senate

Illinois State Senate – April 23, 2013
Senator Dan Kotowski & Danny Did Team to Advance National Model for SUDEP Legislation


North By Northwestern – April 7, 2013
A family’s resilience: How the Stantons honored Danny’s death and inspired NUDM 2013


USA Today – April 2, 2013
Obama calls for brain mapping project to address epilepsy and more


Danny Did Foundation – March 27, 2013
National Team of DDF Ambassadors Grows with Addition of Allison Austin in Northern Virginia


Northwestern University – March 19, 2013
Dancing to a New Record: Video Recap


New York Daily News – March 15, 2013
Our shameful lag on Epilepsy: Plenty of Stereotypes, not enough funding


Huffington Post – March 13, 2013
Northwestern University Dance Marathon Raises Over $1.2 Million for Charity


The Daily Northwestern – March 10, 2013
Tears, memories as Dance Marathon tops $1.2 million on fight against epilepsy


Fox News Chicago (Video) – March 6, 2013
Northwestern’s 30-Hour Dance Marathon Benefits Local Charities


WGN News (Video) – March 6, 2013
Northwestern Brings Dance Marathon Preview to WGN Studios


North By Northwestern – March 6, 2013
Q&A Interview With Danny’s Uncle & DDF Executive Director 


Northwestern Dance Marathon – March 1, 2013
Northwestern University Dance Marathon Set for March 8-10 to Benefit Danny Did


The Epilepsy Foundation – February 27, 2013
SUDEP Institute Kickoff Meeting Unites Leading Organizations with Clinical Thought Leaders

Danny Did Foundation – February 17, 2013
8 Year-old Nick Curley Skates Before 50,000 Fans at Soldier Field for Epilepsy Awareness


The Emcee (Northwestern Dance Marathon) – January 25, 2013
Meet the Danny Did Heroes


USA Hockey Magazine – January 2013
Chicago Mighty Mite Skates For a Cure


Yahoo! Sports – December 28, 2012

Top 10 Hockey Stories of 2012: The 100 Mile Skate For Danny Did 


(Video) CBS 2 Chicago – December 21, 2012
Your Chicago: Young Charity Fundraiser


Chicago Tribune – December 20, 2012
John Kass Column: Dibs Chicago benefits Chicago Charity


Chicago Parent – December 10, 2012
Four Chicagoans Who Inspire Us This Holiday Season


The Emcee (Northwestern Dance Marathon) – November 16, 2012
Get to Know the 2013 NUDM Beneficiary: Danny Did


Huffington Post – November 5, 2012
Danny Did High School Ambassador Olivia Ottenfeld Lauded For Girl Scout Sales


(Video) ABC 7 Chicago – November 4, 2012
7 on Your Sideline: Chicago Wolves Host Finish to Boy’s 100 Mile Journey

DNAinfo.com Chicago – November 2, 2012
100-Mile Ice Skate Raises Money, Awareness About Epilepsy


Danny Did Foundation – November 1, 2012
SUDEP, Social Media, #GivingTuesday at Center of DDF
November Awareness Campaigns


NBC 5 Chicago – October 28, 2012
8-Year-Old Skates 100 Miles For Charity


Chicago Tribune – October 28, 2012
8-Year-old’s 100-Mile Journey on Skates Ends Sunday at Wolves Game


Chicago Sun Times – October 28, 2012
Michael Sneed: Goodness is Ageless


Video: WGN – October 26, 2012
100 Miles For Danny Nears Grand Finale


The Daily Northwestern – October 21, 2012
Dance Marathon Adds More Committee Positions After Applications Spike


Glenview Journal – October 18, 2012
Fundraiser in Honor of 4-Year-Old Nears Finish


Glenview Announcements – October 11, 2012
Glenview Skater Hits the Ice For Charity


Video: 23WIFR (CBS) Rockford – October 4, 2012
Young Skater Visits IceHogs to Raise Money For Epilepsy


Video: 13WREX (NBC) Rockford – October 4, 2012
Chicago 7 Year Old Skates 100 Miles For Epilepsy


Rockford Register Star – October 2, 2012
IceHogs Will Skate With 7 Year-old Chicago Boy in Honor of Danny Stanton


PolitickerNJ – October 1, 2012
New Jersey Senator Introduces Legislation Calling For Further Study into SUDEP


Danny Did Foundation – October 1, 2012
Rockford IceHogs To Promote “Dollar For Danny” at October 4th Game


Rockford IceHogs Hockey – September 28, 2012
“100 Miles For Danny” Travels to Rockford For IceHogs Season Opener


Danny Did Foundation – September 24, 2012
Congressman Mike Quigley takes to the ice for “100 Miles For Danny”


Danny Did Foundation – September 20, 2012
Danny Did Takes Part in Largest Ever “Text To Donate” Day For Epilepsy Research


Danny Did Foundation – September 6, 2012
Danny Did Among Charity Nominees For Chase Community Giving Vote, Sept 6-19th


Video: 1World Sports – September 6, 2012
Danny’s 7 Year Old Peer Carries On Torch To Help Others


Video: Comcast SportsNet Chicago – August 23, 2012
Denis Savard joins 7 year-old player in making a difference


Video: Blackhawks TV – August 21, 2012
Denis Savard Joins “100 Miles For Danny” Journey


Video: NBC 5 – August 19, 2012
7 Year-Old Skating 100 Miles For a Cause


Savard18.com – August 15, 2012
Denis Savard to Participate in “100 Miles For Danny”


Epilepsy Advocate Magazine – August 7, 2012
Keeping Watch: New Technology May Help Detect Seizures That Occur At Night


Yahoo! Sports – July 31, 2012
Seven-year old skates ’100 Miles For Danny’, raising money for epilepsy research


Danny Did Foundation – July 30, 2012
Washington, D.C. Parents Join Danny Did Foundation as Ambassador Advocates


Feinberg School of Medicine – July 20, 2012
Investigator Pioneers SUDEP.net to Overcome Research Barriers


Chicago Athlete Magazine – July 2012
Everyday Athlete: Fiona Eichten of Team Danny Did


CNN Health – June 18, 2012
Seizures: When ‘electrical brainstorm’ hits


Bank of America Chicago Marathon – June 12, 2012
Featured Charity Spotlight: Danny Did Foundation


New York Times – June 4, 2012
New Epilepsy Tactic: Fight Inflammation


Northwestern Magazine – June 1, 2012
Alumni Close-Up: Michael Stanton


Video: Voices of Epilepsy Documentary Film – June 1, 2012
Official Preview Trailer


North by Northwestern – May 22, 2012
Chicago-based Danny Did Named New DM Beneficiary


The Daily Northwestern – May 22, 2012
Beneficiary Announced for Northwestern University Dance Marathon 2013


Danny Did Foundation – May 22, 2012
Danny Did Foundation Selected as 2013 Beneficiary of Northwestern University Dance Marathon


Danny Did Foundation – May 17, 2012
Hearts & Hugs Event to Honor Mayo Clinic Doctor & National Epilepsy Advocate


Chicago Sun Times – May 15, 2012
Two Vernon Hills Sisters With Epilepsy Work to Help Foundation


Daily Corinthian (Corinth, MS) – May 8, 2012
10K Runners Raise Funds, Awareness For Danny Did


Oxford Eagle (Oxford, MS) – April 26, 2012
Family Honors Son With Run


The Telegraph (Macon, GA) – April 22, 2012
Jon Duresky, On the Trail of a Cure


Audio Podcast: Epilepsy.com – April 12, 2012
Preview of Partners Against Mortality in Epilepsy (PAME) Conference


Engadget.com – April 4, 2012
DDF Contributions in Action: SmartWatch Device Now Available to Public


Danny Did Foundation – April 4, 2012
Georgia Couple Named Danny Did Ambassadors in Greater Atlanta


Audio: CBS Radio – March 18, 2012
Danny Stanton’s Legacy Drives Epilepsy Awareness, Spring Gala Fundraiser Upcoming


Video: Medill News Service – March 13, 2012
Foundation Carries On A Boy’s Legacy By Helping Others


Evanston Patch – March 9, 2012
Local Authors Seek to Inspire, Fight Epilepsy with Children’s Book


Danny Did Foundation – March 6, 2012
Bake For Danny Program Mobilizes Supporters Nationwide, Engages Kids in Charity


Medill News Service – February 28, 2012
Epilepsy Prevention: Symptoms vs. disease


Video: Medill News Service – February 8, 2012
Danny Did Foundation and Loyola Academy Team Up For War On the Shore


Wilmette Beacon – February 6, 2012
High School Basketball Jamboree at Loyola Academy Supports Danny Did


Video: Comcast SportsNet Chicago – January 20, 2012
Chicago Foundation Raises Epilepsy Awareness Through Sports


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