Because epilepsy is a chronic medical condition that affects between 1-3.5% of the population. That’s at least 74million worldwide. Many people are still very uneducated regarding epilepsy, for instance not realising that:
We are here to decrease the loneliness felt by those affected by epilepsy – whether you be in the UK, EMEA, APAC, Americas or anywhere else.
So many people are affected or have a family member/friend/colleague who is affected by epilepsy. Much of the time however people don’t even know that they have any connection with epilepsy; because the person directly affected can be afraid to speak up.
Let’s help turn this around.
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