EPILEPSY – Electrical Activity Of The Brain
Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that affects the central nervous system. It can affect anyone, of any age, any background. Though there is no cure for epilepsy, it can be managed and controlled by surgery, medication or vaccinations. Read on to find out more!
If you see someone having a seizure, you can assist them in the following ways.
-Keep sharp and hard objects out of the way.
-Clear the area around the person.
-Don’t try to hold the person while they are seizing.
-Turn them to their side to keep the airway clear.
-Time the seizure.
-Do not put anything in the person’s mouth.
Be mindful around people with epilepsy as small things could trigger a seizure. Take CARE.