Program Contents: 28 minutes
Copyright Date: 1995
AVAILABLE IN THE UNITED STATES ONLY
LEARN FROM THE PEOPLE THAT HAVE IT AND THE PROFESSIONALS WHO TREAT IT
Epilepsy is the second most common neurological disorder in the U. S. This program examines its causes, what happens in the brain during a seizure, and what should and should not be done to help someone having a seizure. Physicians discuss the diagnosis and treatment of the condition and up-to-date information to help families, friends, and co-workers recognize the needs and capabilities of people with epilepsy. They describe what it's like living with the condition.