Understanding Epilepsy

May 8, 2016

Epilepsy is a disorder that occurs in the central nervous system. This is considered a neurological disorder, in which nerve cell activity the brain becomes disrupted. This disruption causes seizures or periods of unusual behavior. A person may also feel abnormal sensations and sometimes loose consciousness. Symptoms of a seizure can vary quite significantly. Some individuals with epilepsy may stare blankly for a few seconds during the time a seizure…