Sarah has left temporal lobe epilepsy. "I was living with multiple seizures on a regular basis while looking after my two daughters – Layla who's 11 and Lauren who's four. They've both had to witness their mum having seizures every day and I've always felt such a burden on family because I haven't been able to be left alone with Lauren.
I've called the helpline many times when I've been feeling really low. The helpline offers a friendly, listening ear, someone to cry to and talk to about what is going on in your life. I have had epilepsy for 30 years and so many times I've needed a shoulder to cry on. I have friends and family to support me, but sometimes they don’t know what answer to give.
Seizure Seizures are symptoms of a brain problem. A seizure is a sudden. . . .
Epilepsy is a brain disorder characterized by a predisposition to generate. . . .
How to prevent seizures? The cause of epilepsy is often not known, therefore. . . .
Treating Epilepsy Treatment of epilepsy is usually focused on controlling. . . .
Signs of Symptoms of Epilepsy The most important symptoms of epilepsy are. . . .
What Causes Epilepsy? In most of the epilepsy cases, a cause cannot be. . . .