The best way is to do with epilepsy.
Instead we know a lot about it.
Tell us what we don't.
It's not contagious.
It's something that we still don't have a care from and as cameron voices i get in and out.
You can still die from epilepsy and shade at which a sudden unexplained death in epilepsy and stacks of one and 1000 people who have epilepsy and if it's intractable or if it on and controlled epilepsy actually text 150 that chops the odds when you guys how many people throughout our general population here.
Have a rough idea 100 currently have epilepsy.
However, one in 26 will be a active will be diagnosed with epilepsy in thei lifetime.
Why are these numbers getting so big.
The proportion of the population you know we don't know a lot get you home and tell your family all you ca catch up we don't have in our family history.
No, we don't have a traumatic head trauma and that 60% of people have epilepsy have no reason have it.
No family history.
No head trauma just known and cause hereditary as a plaintiff can someone has about senior family at gasket play a part, but i said 60% have no reason why we let her a lot of discussion about epilepsy national foundations.
It's just unspoken.
I'm in some cultures on it still double possession on vacation and you follow the ground shake people are embarrassed to talk about it.
The third of her kinds of epilepsy now i'm nice people.
Now as grandma which is the one that you fall down and shake.
That's no longer the terminology is tonic-clonic now because it your muscles rigidness shake con con on it.
There's 20 different types of epilepsy and just getting to know all of them.
What they do or think the signs have them.
We have an educator that goes out to the community.
She even educates the place and fire department because some seizures may look like so much walking around drunk and well what other not just aside the core epilepsy disease itself, but how else to suspect the patient, 35% of people who have epilepsy struggle with depression and that 35% 18% of them either attempted or though about suicide, so i mean there's a mental health connection to that as well just to they are, how long did the how long was rather the camera voice had waited find out on it.
We need to.
He died at the seizure mission.
That is, that is to sa that on the inside of undisclosed health issues and his family just finally came ou and said hey.
He has epilepsy.
That's what that's what caused it.
We never knew until his family can public with his importer listed by the been related to his family's hesitance to absolutely talk about timing.
People are afraid to come public at what the depressions all about the case of seizure in public.
They don' be embarrassed that you know and it's still very well.
We don't talk about how does the epileps foundation of southeast socio- tree.
The patient we offer support groups we go through and help pay for their seizure medications you after certain amount each year we have someone that goes into all the schools that she can get into urine and business is all of our stuff is free for anybody that's suffering with seizures on and i'll have to do is call it.
How many people do treat in our area rough idea how many families we have over.
I think it was 6000 last year that we we worked with.
It's a lot so it is you got this event coming up here i a couple short weeks.
This woul be the superheroes on august 3 at 8 am is preregistration.
If you register the day i've were going to have a one-mile walk ryan the 5k timed event costume contest vendors kid carnival games.
Just a lot of family fun so if you're like me and reiner and you can still cannot suppor the ablative foundation.
Have a great time and if you are running around.
If you beat the flash.
We have a flash going to be there right you get a special t-shirt that says i beat the flat side of what's a flashing /flash gordon okay isolate the flashing of the special t-shirt all coming up on august 3 seven on august 3 78 in the morning.
Hope you have a tremendous story.
Thanks for including us so much of i know i do some is so staggering.
They are will have you back.
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