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Epilepsy

How Do Seizure Dogs Help People with Epilepsy?

Thousands of epileptics suffer some sort of seizure-related injury each year. To help prevent these injuries and alert others for aid when needed, seizure dogs are increasingly popular service animals. (read more)

How Epileptic Seizures Impact the Brain

During an epileptic episode, the brain’s electrical rhythms become imbalanced and out of sync. Nerve cells misfire and send a sudden influx of electrical activity throughout the brain. (read more)

How to Assist Someone During an Epileptic Seizure

Epilepsy affects men and women of all ages. During seizures, assistance from others is critical to give the patient the best chance for quick recovery. (read more)