What is epilepsy?

Epilepsy is: A tendency to experience recurrent, unprovoked seizures. A seizure occurs when neurons send abnormal electrochemical signals to the brain; such signals result in an alteration in sensation, behaviour, and consciousness. One of the most common neurological conditions, affecting one in 100 people. Can affect anyone regardless of age, ethnicity, or socioeconomic status. Commonly found in children under 2 years old and in the elderly … Continue reading What is epilepsy?