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Aug

03

In the Event of an Emergency

If you find yourself checking in to the hospital, these four tips can help you prepare in the event of an emergency.

 

1. Be Prepared

If you’re alone and have a seizure, you may not be able to advocate for yourself. Keep this info in your purse or wallet:

Apr

20

Epilepsy and the Importance of Staying Healthy

People who have seizures are at risk for health complications, even death, so it’s important to stay healthy.

Apr

11

Teach Your Hospital About Epilepsy

Ted C.* was 24 when he wrecked his car. He was rushed to a hospital emergency room by ambulance. Although he wasn’t badly injured, he seemed disoriented and didn’t know what had happened.

Apr

06

Talking About Epilepsy

Have you ever played that icebreaker game in which you reveal your most embarrassing moment? If you’re a person with epilepsy, there’s a good chance your moment involved a time when you had a seizure. 

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