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What is Epilepsy?
Epilepsy is a general term used for a group of disorders that cause
disturbances in electrical signaling in the brain. Like an office
building or a computer, the brain is a highly complex electrical system,
powered by roughly 80 pulses of energy per second. These pulses move
back and forth between nerve cells to produce thoughts, feelings, and
An epileptic seizure occurs when these energy pulses come much
more rapidly-as many as 500 per second for a short time-due to an
electrical abnormality in the brain. Read More........