Epilepsy is a chronic disease (neurological disorder) that can be successfully treated for most people.

It leads to a temporary failure of the brain manifested by sudden discharges of nerve cells.

Epilepsy is also called epilepsy.

Epilepsy interesting facts

1. Epilepsy can manifest itself at any age. Even after the age of 65, it is as common as in children.

2. The most common symptom of epilepsy is numbness in the body, seizures, and loss of consciousness.

3. It is estimated that about 1% of people in the world suffer from epilepsy.

4. In the past, some states in the United States prohibited people with epilepsy from marrying or reproducing. They allowed for sterilization.

5. Seizures end on their own.

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Epilepsy questions and answers

What to do when someone with us has an epilepsy attack?

First of all, keep calm and put the patient in a safe position.

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What external factors can trigger an epilepsy attack?

An epilepsy attack can even be caused by flickering lights, drinking alcohol or not getting enough sleep.

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Are there any teasers of the upcoming attack?

Retreat and so-called “deja vu” are usually heralds of impending attacks.

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