Being told that you or someone you know has epilepsy can be frightening. There is a lot to learn about the condition, and everyone's experience of epilepsy is different. You probably have lots of questions about what is happening and why. Here we answer some of the most commonly asked questions about epilepsy. Learning about epilepsy can help you feel more confident about managing the condition so that you get the best care and get on with your life with confidence.
Here are answers to a few frequently asked questions. You can also listen to the epilepsy ambassadors' answers to your questions.
Click on a question in the list below to read the answer