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Everyone’s epilepsy story is unique, and sharing your story helps others know they are not alone.

These are inspiring stories; of being diagnosed, over-coming challenges, fundraising and much, much more. Please share your story too.

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I experienced a traumatic brain injury aged 4 with resultant physical symptoms. I was given barbiturates. Until the age of 20 I continued to experience myclonic and generalised physical symptoms;...

My name is Katie, this is my story of my Epilepsy Journey and how running has changed my life i want to share my story to try to raise as much awareness as possible and to also show what can be...

Epilepsy has made life difficult. I was first diagnosed with Epilepsy when I was 14, I'm 21 now. Being a young girl and hearing that diagnosis is extremely difficult to deal with.

The day...


Today is the day I can no longer say ‘…but it’s okay, I’m seizure free’ when explaining my condition.

I have been diagnosed with epilepsy for over 7 years. I am the first one to make light...


I have had epilepsy since being 3yrs old, and at the age of 11 I was admitted to the local hospital due to status epilepsy seizures. It was whilst I was on this ward that I was watching what the...

St. Helens

I have had complex partial seizures since the age of 4,my epilepsy is still unknown to why it started.

Over the years I have been put of almost every med there is and been under many...