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My Story: National Epilepsy Week

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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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Angel was diagnosed with epilepsy when she was 14, nearly four years ago. She has had very mixed experiences in public.

“My seizures are usually once a month and can be triggered by stress...

Becky’s first seizure happened in February 2018 when her son found her on the bedroom floor. Medical tests came back inconclusive and she was told it was a one- off. Six months later, Becky was...

"I was at the gym a few weeks ago doing an early morning spin class with my manager from work. At some point during the workout I realised I had no idea of how I got to the gym and couldn't recall...


Chris and Sam shared their story for National Epilepsy Week 2017

Their story shows how people with epilepsy can be affected by the current benefits assessment processes. This has already...

Daniel shared his story for National Epilepsy Week 2017

Daniel was first diagnosed with epilepsy when he was seven years old. He has a mixture of seizures, including tonic clonic where he...

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