epileptic

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epileptic

a person who has epilepsy
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A Hero for Epileptics was created to help both those also living with the debilitating effects of seizures as well as remove the stigma of what it really means to live with this disorder daily to those who may be unaware of these quiet wars those with Epilepsy fight.
Some participants perceived that if female epileptics want to go outside someone should accompany them.
Experts addressing a programme organised by Pakistan Society of Neurologists said myths and misconceptions about the health condition is needed to dispelled so as to protect the right of quality and discrimination free lives for epileptics, pertaining to different age groups.
Previously, all patients who experienced a seizure at the time of the burn were considered to be epileptics, whereas epilepsy was only documented in the current database if the patient had a previous diagnosis of epilepsy.
November 6, 2014 -- Scientists here have new evidence that stem cell transplantation could be a worthwhile strategy to help epileptics who do not respond to anti-seizure drugs.
Risse (2006) revealed that the nature and severity of the deficits in executive functions were highly variable, ranging from impaired attention to difficulty with the more complex behaviors involved in planning, selecting goals, anticipating outcomes, and initiating action, in frontal lobe epileptics Fritz, Glogau, Hoffmann et.
Epileptics may have an ID card or jewellery with their medical details in.
When questioned about becoming a close friend with epileptics, 62.
According to its responses to a national survey, NHS Coventry's failings include: Making epileptics wait 9-16 weeks to see a specialist consultant.
A SUPPORT group for epileptics is opening a new branch.
When epileptics have a seizure, a particular part of the brain starts firing in a way that is abnormal," Irazoqui explains.