| An epileptic
is having a seizure?
Leave him alone.
Do not try to hold down an
epileptic having a seizure. Make no attempt to
protect his tongue. His teeth and jaws might be
damaged in the process. Loosen clothing about
the neck. Roll him on to his side to prevent aspiration
and suffocation. Take him to the doctor as soon
Most patients are normal between attacks. Only
rarely do seizures per se impair mental abilities.
Epilepsy is caused due to a microscopic.Scar on
the brain from birth trauma or other injury. Or
cerebral disorders and central nervous infection.But
a majority has no known cause.
Include loss of consciousness, jerky, automatic,
Primarily, control of seizures through medication.
Any associated disease must be treated as well.
Moderate exercise and social activities should
be encouraged. Support against feeling of inferiority