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5 Things You Should Know About Epilepsy

2.But Seizures Can Also Be A Total Mystery
In a large amount of epilepsy sufferers (the Mayo Clinic estimates that the number may be about half), no real cause can be found for their epileptic condition. In others, the causes tend to be divided into two: The Epilepsy Society outlines them as genetic, where a parent has epilepsy or something abnormal has happened in the person’s genetic makeup, and symptomatic, where the seizures can be traced to something concrete like a brain injury, infection, strokes, tumors, or other issues affecting the physical brain. Genetics aren’t as indicative as you might think, though; statistics indicate that only two in 100 children with epileptic fathers develop epilepsy themselves, while five in 100 children with epileptic mothers will develop it.

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