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Epilepsy testimonials

The people featured in this section have learned to live with epliepsy and hope to help others by sharing their experiences.



Beátriz spent much of her youth and early adult years isolated in a world of fear and anxiety because of an illness that she knew nothing about: epilepsy.  She was 8 years old when she had her first atonic seizure, but it took years of seizures, misdiagnoses and misinformation before Beátriz received a correct diagnosis.
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Lloyd In 1986, Lloyd was involved in an automobile accident, hitting a traffic roundabout.  Though he escaped with his life, he did suffer a mild head injury.  He seemed to fully recover at first, but within a month, his wife noticed that he seemed increasingly distant during their conversations.
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