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Managing your epilepsy

Heading off to university or higher education? If you're leaving home, it may mean that you're managing your epilepsy for the first time on your own too.

It doesn’t need to be a big deal, but there are a few things to consider.


The heady new world of life of university and higher education can be very distracting, so your medication regime might not...

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During Fresher’s week you will be provided with lots of information about being safe as a student. For students with epilepsy...

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If you’re moving away from home, make sure you register with a local GP. You will then be able to access...

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Around 3% of people with epilepsy are photosensitive, which means their seizures are brought on by flashing lights.

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