As many of you will know from reading my blogs, I also suffer from Non Epileptic Seizures. Below I shall briefly outline what these are, and for those of you who would like to know more, please click on the links.
Around 2 or 3 people in every 10,000 people have Non Epileptic Seizures, many people who have epilepsy will also have Non Epileptic Seizures. Non Epileptic Seizures are similar to Epileptic Seizure in some ways, such as they can cause unconsciousness, collapsing, injuries and loss of bladder control. However these attacks are not considered to be ‘Medically harmful’ (though you can still physically harm yourself) as you do not stop breathing in a Non Epileptic Attack. There are several types of Non Epileptic Seizures however the most common type does look like an epileptic convulsion
For more information on Non Epileptic Seizures please click on the link listed below.