U.S. Department of Health and Human Services



Epilepsy - Frequently Asked Questions

This fact sheet answers frequently asked questions about epilepsy, a general term that refers to a tendency to have recurrent seizures.

Review Date: February 03, 2011

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - CDC
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Epilepsy Quiz for Kids

Think you know everything there is to know about epilepsy? Here are ten questions that test your knowledge.

Review Date: May 28, 2014

The Epilepsy Therapy Project

Find a Doctor: Epilepsy Foundation

Find neurologists who are active members of the American Epilepsy Society and specialize in the treatment of epilepsy, a seizure disorder.

Review Date: May 28, 2014

Epilepsy Foundation of America

What Is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy comes from a Greek word meaning "to hold or seize," and people who have epilepsy have seizures. If you see someone having a seizure, here are some steps to follow.

Review Date: August 14, 2012

The Nemours Foundation

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