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Henry has a rare & severely disabling type of epilepsy called Dravet Syndrome with uncontrolled seizures. Henry's Dad Nathan explains more.......

Epilepsy & Mental Illness - A True Story from a Mental Health Nurse

There is a proven high comorbidity between those diagnosed with epilepsy and mental illnesses. A recent study done by the NCBI estimated that 39.9% of people wi...

Genetics: Having Epilepsy, Being Tall, and Rolling Your Tongue.

Epilepsy can start at any age, to those from any background, to those of any ethnicity, sexuality or genetic complexity ...

How Do You Become A Competitive Cyclist When You Have Epilepsy?

I’d like to tell you a story about an incredibly inspiring woman named Leanne Richardson. Status-Epilepticus to Cyclist....

Epilepsy Was New To Me As A Friend & As An Employer

Epilepsy was quite new to me until I met someone at the airport in Doha; my friend Torie Robinson who had unpredictable seizures. ...

The Resiliency of My Brain

As a Psychologist in Progress and former Neurosurgery Patient I'm a change-maker here to eliminate epilepsy stigma...

My Personal Nightwatch story & My Wonderful Daughter

I’m 36 years old and live in the Netherlands. I have two stepsons and a daughter named Isabeau; who has severe developmental delay and epilepsy....

Surgery or Medical Treatment in Drug-Resistant Epilepsy in Children

In this single-center trial: 116 patients with drug-resistant epilepsy were randomized into two groups where they either...

Epilepsy and the Erroneous Beliefs of Many Afghans

Epilepsy is a serious problem in Afghanistan. Not only does the person suffer from epilepsy, but they also suffer from the fact that society refuses to accept t...


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