It’s no secret that sleep and seizures are related. Sleep is like an epileptic’s drunk uncle. Most of the time he stays in line, but then there’s that wedding when he goes off the rails.
Have you ever left your doctor’s appointment and realized that you forgot to ask some important questions? For people living with epilepsy, speaking up is key to creating a true partnership with your neurologist or epileptologist to help achieve your personal and health goals. However, many people still struggle to have real, open conversations about their seizures. The Seize the Truth About Epilepsy Perceptions (STEP) Survey* revealed just how often disconnects can occur between doctors, caregivers and people with epilepsy – and why this needs to change.