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How one family manages their epilepsy

More than 1 in 200 people have epilepsy in some form, but Stephen and Denise Wottrich are a married couple who both have similar forms of epilepsy – in fact they met through treatment for their condition. Their epilepsy can cause up to 10 seizures a day but they say that learning to look after each other has made them both stronger.

Travelling with Epilepsy

The 13th to the 19th June is National Epilepsy Week. The theme of National Epilepsy Week this year is young people with epilepsy. Having epilepsy, seizures and taking anti-epileptic drugs may have a huge impact on people’s lives. It may affect how you study or work, what sports you play and what time you go to bed.