Diseases and Disorders: Epilepsy: Coming to Terms with Chronic Seizures, 1st Edition

  • Sara Mcintosh Wooten
  • Published By: Lucent Press (Rosen)
  • ISBN-10: 1534562591
  • ISBN-13: 9781534562592
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 10th Grade
  • 104 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released August 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Overview

Epilepsy can be frightening to both the sufferer and their loved ones. However, knowing more about the symptoms and treatment can give people a sense of empowerment. This volume discusses what epilepsy is, how it can be treated, and what can be done for someone who is having a seizure. The informative book, supplemented with in-depth sidebars, full-color photographs, and detailed charts, dispels the myths surrounding epilepsy and gives readers a clearer picture of this often misunderstood disorder.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Introduction: A Misunderstood Disorder.
1: What Is Epilepsy?.
2: Different Types of Seizures.
3: The Truth About Epilepsy.
4: Analysis and Treatment.
5: Ongoing Research.
Notes.
Glossary.
Organizations to Contact.
For More Information.
Index.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.