Getting Epilepsy Into Perspective

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In some people seizures begin for the first time in adulthood. If for instance driving must be abandoned, having a leisure interest, or beginning a new one in the company of other people, can be an important element in positive overall management.

It is important, regardless of the age of the onset of epilepsy, to avoid blaming everything on the epilepsy. Ordinary living involves both successes and failures and it is 'ordinary living', after all, that should be the objective.