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The care of someone with epilepsy varies depending on the frequency and type of seizures. It is important for the person to take anticonvulsant medication regularly to prevent seizures.
When a seizure occurs, an observer should use common sense to prevent injuries:
What Is Benign Rolandic Epilepsy?
Benign rolandic epilepsy is one form of epilepsy. With this condition, seizures affect the face and sometimes the body. As a result, the disorder causes problems for some children. It almost always disappears, though, by adolescence.
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WebMD Medical Reference
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: "Seizures and Epilepsy: Hope Through Research."
Mayo Clinic: "Epilepsy."
HealthyChildren.org: "Seizures, Convulsions, and Epilepsy."
Seizure Home Care from eMedicineHealth
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