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Basics of Epilepsy

Are you newly diagnosed with epilepsy or have a loved one who suffers from it? Epilepsy is a complicated, but controllable, disorder. This page will help you to understand the basics of epilepsy, its causes, and how it can be controlled.

What is Epilepsy
Epilepsy is a chronic neurologic disorder that causes a disturbance in the normal pattern of neuron activity.


What Causes Seizures?
Do you really know what causes seizures? There are many facts on epilepsy that can tell you this. This article has everything you need to know.

Epilepsy Facts
11 important facts on epilepsy. A few might surprise you.

Can Epilepsy Be Inherited?
Is epilepsy inherited?  It appears that, in some cases, epilepsy can run in families.


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