An epileptic seizure (colloquially a fit) is a brief episode of signs or symptoms due
to abnormal excessive or synchronous neuronal activity in the brain.
Seizures have a beginning, middle, and end. Not all parts of a seizure may be
visible or easy to separate from each other. Every person with seizures will not ...
Epilepsy is a chronic disorder, the hallmark of which is recurrent, unprovoked
seizures. Many people with epilepsy have more than one type of seizure and
Epileptic seizures are caused by a disturbance in the electrical activity of the
brain. There are many different types of epileptic seizure. Any of us could
Nov 6, 2015 ... Because epilepsy is caused by abnormal activity in brain cells, seizures can
affect any process your brain coordinates. Seizure signs and ...
Dec 31, 2015 ... People with epilepsy tend to have recurrent seizures (fits). The seizures occur
because of a sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain ...
Seizures are the only visible symptom of epilepsy. There are different kinds of
seizures, and symptoms of each type can affect people differently. Seizures can ...
Oct 30, 2014 ... Epilepsy, also known as seizure disorder, is a neurological condition that affects
many Americans. Epilepsy is more likely to appear when ...
Jul 12, 2016 ... Epileptic seizures are only one manifestation of neurologic or metabolic diseases
. Epileptic seizures have many causes, including a genetic ...
About 1 in 30 people in the UK develop epilepsy at some stage in their life. It
most commonly starts in childhood and in people aged over 60. However,...