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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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The first thing I remember is waking up, surrounded by my mum and a paramedic. I didn’t know what had happened. I couldn’t recognise my mum and I was scared. I looked at the paramedic hugged her...

I had my first seizure after a bump to the head from my bf (accident), a few months later i had a couple more over a period of 24 hours and possibly one in between. In honesty they arent a scary...


I was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was 3 years old. At the age of ten, I was admitted to hospital with my epilepsy. When I was in hospital it was then I decided I wanted to become a nurse. I...

Became a nurse despite the odds

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