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Epilepsy

Karutoche: From using charms to overcoming...

“I started carrying fetishes (charms) to protect me from the spirits, between 1992-1995, it was a difficult period. I moved from one medicine man to another,”...

Henry Karutoche: From carrying charms to...

Ever since Karutoche started medication in 2004 he has only suffered three epileptic attacks.

Epilepsy is not a demon attack; end the stigma...

Epilepsy as a neurological disorder, whereby the affected person gets unprovoked recurrent seizures or fits, explains Dr. Richard Idro, a Paediatric Neurologist...

Stigma affects access to epilepsy treatment...

A seizure attack happens suddenly, lasts a short time and stops on its own. Therefore, a patient cannot do anything to stop it from occurring.

Pork tapeworm linked to epilepsy

Epilepsy is a condition that is characterised by recurrent seizures or convulsions. It is locally referred to as ‘Ensimbo.

Obesity in pregnancy is linked to epilepsy...

Researchers speculate that being overweight or obese during pregnancy could lead to a higher risk of brain injury in infants.

Pastor dies in swamp after suffering epileptic...

He suffered an epilepsy attack when he was washing his feet

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