Find out about the true impact of epilepsy on young people today, and how it can affect anyone’s life in a single moment.Find out more
Epilepsy is a hidden condition that directly affects over 1 million young people and their families across the UK
FACT: There are more than 40 different types of epilepsy.
FACT: Less than 5% of young people with epilepsy are sensitive to flashing or flickering lights.
FACT: There are more children in the UK with epilepsy than diabetes.
FACT: On average 1 child in every primary school and 5 in every secondary school has epilepsy
FACT: Children with epilepsy are four times more likely to suffer mental health problems than their friends.
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