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Ten short videos explain and illustrate important things to know about epilepsy. The films are available in ten languages; subtitles can be switched on or off in the settings.

  • What is epilepsy?
  • Types of seizure
  • First aid during a seizure
  • Causes of epilepsy
  • Treating epilepsy
  • Epilepsy in older people
  • Epilepsy and pregnancy
  • Epilepsy and alcohol
  • Driving with epilepsy
  • Coronavirus and epilepsy

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Driving with epilepsy

In general, people with active epilepsy are not considered fit to drive. The prerequisites for a person with epilepsy being issued or re-issued with a licence to drive a motor vehicle are periodic specialist neurological tests tailored to the individual si…

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Epilepsy and pregnancy

People’s worries about epilepsy and pregnancy generally outweigh the risks, because nowadays having epilepsy is rarely a reason not to have children of your own. It is, however, important to discuss having a baby with your neurologist and midwife well in a…

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