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What causes seizures?

Learn about what happens in the brain during a seizure. Also, find out about types of seizures, medications, first aid and more.

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Patient Assistance

A number of pharmaceuticals have come forward with expanded or new patient assistance programs to help those needing seizure medication.

» Patient Assistance (PAPs)
» Understanding PAPs


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The Epilepsy Foundation nationwide promotes better understanding and acceptance of children with seizures in the schools, and adults with epilepsy in the workplace.

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