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    Could it be Epilepsy? Conditions

    Could it be Epilepsy?, What is epilepsy? If you have epilepsy, it means that you have had repeated seizures . If you have a single seizure, it does not necessarily mean ...

    Living with Epilepsy Conditions

    Living with Epilepsy, Occasionally, the problem of finding employment is due to discrimination by some employers who have wrong beliefs about epilepsy. The Disability Discrimination ...

    Treatments for Epilepsy Conditions

    Treatments for Epilepsy, There are different types of epilepsy. Medication for epilepsy Epilepsy cannot be cured with medication. However, with the right type ...

    Epilepsy and Seizures Conditions

    Epilepsy and Seizures, For this reason a doctor may suggest to wait and see if it happens again before making a firm diagnosis of epilepsy. What are the treatments for epileps...

    Epilepsy with Absence Seizures Conditions

    Epilepsy with Absence Seizures, The definition of epilepsy is more than one seizure. The frequency of seizures in people with epilepsy varies. In some cases, there may be y...

    Epilepsy with Focal Seizures Conditions

    Epilepsy with Focal Seizures, Seizures caused by these external factors are not classed as epilepsy. What causes epilepsy? Unknown cause (idiopathic epilepsy)...

    Epilepsy and Pregnancy Professional

    Epilepsy and Pregnancy, These are thought to arise both from neuro-endocrine disturbances related to seizure activity as well as the alteration of endogenous sex steroid metabolism in the pre...

    Epilepsy in Adults Professional

    Epilepsy in Adults, The seizure type(s) and epilepsy syndrome, aetiology and comorbidity should be accurately determined because failure to classify the epilepsy syndrome correctly can lead t...

    Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy Conditions

    Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy, What is sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP)? SUDEP is a term used when a person with epilepsy suddenly dies and the reason fo...

    Epilepsy with Tonic-clonic Seizures Conditions

    Epilepsy with Tonic-clonic Seizures, Seizures caused by these external factors are not classed as epilepsy. What causes epilepsy? Unknown cause (idiopathic epi...

    Epilepsy in Elderly People Professional

    Epilepsy in Elderly People, Other relevant separate articles include  Epilepsy in Adults and Status Epilepticus Management . Epilepsy is characterised by the occ...

    Temporal Lobe Epilepsy Professional

    Temporal Lobe Epilepsy, See also the separate Epilepsy in Adults and Epilepsy in Children and Young People articles. Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) may be simple foca...

    Epilepsy in Children and Young People Professional

    Epilepsy in Children and Young People, Children and young people may present with similar types of seizures and in similar ways to adults with epilepsy (see the separate  ...

    Electroencephalograph (EEG) Conditions

    Most people without epilepsy, and many people with epilepsy, have a normal result. This is because an electroencephalograph (EEG) only shows the electrical activity of the brain when...

    Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome Conditions

    Most women with epilepsy will have a healthy child. Women with epilepsy who are pregnant and worried about their medication should not stop taking it without talking to their do...

    Planning to Become Pregnant Conditions

    See the separate leaflet called Pregnancy and Diabetes. Epilepsy Many treatments for epilepsy are not safe to take in pregnancy. See your doctor or epilepsy specialist to disc...

    Summary Epilepsy and planning pregnancy

    Anticonvulsants used for Generalised Seizures Professional

    Other relevant separate articles include Status Epilepticus Management , Epilepsy in Adults , Epilepsy in Children and Young People  and Epilepsy in Elderly People ...

    Febrile Seizure (Febrile Convulsion) Conditions

    Is a febrile seizure a type of epilepsy? No. Febrile seizures and epilepsy are two different conditions. The cause of a febrile seizure is related to the feverish illn...

    Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome Professional

    Communicating risks to women with epilepsy Women with epilepsy have concerns regarding the effect of epilepsy and its treatment on motherhood. , phenobarbital sodium ...

    Anticonvulsants used for Focal Seizures Professional

    Relevant separate articles include  Epilepsy in Children and Young People , Epilepsy in Adults and Epilepsy in Elderly People . Simple focal seizures Presen...

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