How epilepsy affects child development

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As we are celebrating Global Day of Epilepsy Awareness – Purple Day today, we thought we should partake in the international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. For you parents, we would like to talk about how a diagnosis of epilepsy can affect your child’s development and what help you will need. What is Epilepsy: Epilepsy is a condition caused by a disturbance in nerve cell activity, that can occur due to a genetic disorder or by a brain injury or trauma. Epilepsy causes seizures, which is a rush of electrical activity in the brain. It can…

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