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My Story: Overcoming the disability and getting on with life

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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’ve had epilepsy 30 years and it still catches me off-guard. I may have had the condition for a long time, but until the end of 2017, I didn’t really accept it.

I ran to Australia and...


I had my first seizure on 29th October 2013 when I was 18 years old. When they said they found irregularities in my brain waves from my EEG and that I had Epilepsy my heart sank and I felt very...


My story began in October 2005 when I fell from a first floor balcony onto granite paving below whilst trying to move a futon. My head took the impact of the fall, I fractured my jaw in three...


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