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Everyone’s epilepsy story is unique, and sharing your story helps others know they are not alone.

These are inspiring stories; of being diagnosed, over-coming challenges, fundraising and much, much more. Please share your story too.

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In the prime of my life at the age of 22 my life was turned upside down when I started experiencing partial and tonic clinic seizures. After months of tests including neurological, heart and nerve...

Brisbane, Australia

I am running London Marathon for Epilepsy Action as it is a charity close to my heart. They helped my sister, and family through her diagnosis of Epilepsy at the age of 21. They answered all of...

Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

This will be my 3rd London marathon, and this year I am raising money for Epilepsy Action.

I know there are many worthy causes and with so many charities to donate to these days, it makes...

Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

Last year my brother ran the London Marathon in order to raise awareness for epilepsy after his son had been suffering and was diagnosed in May 2011. So this year I figured it was my turn!


Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

On the 13th April this year I will be running my first and very last marathon!

Epilepsy Action is a charity that's important to us as a family. Last year our youngest son, then 18 months...

Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

I will be running in the London marathon on behalf of Epilepsy Action for my dad who has epilepsy!

He has suffered since he was a little boy and from a young age I had to deal with knowing...

Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

Why on earth am I doing to the London Marathon this year? Here's my story........

My son, Isaac, had his first epileptic seizure at the age of 2½ years old and was diagnosed with epilepsy....

Epilepsy Action Hero - London Marathon 2014

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