Epilepsy: Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to frequently asked questions about epilepsy.
Get the basics on prevention of seizures from the experts at WebMD.
What Is Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy?
WebMD explains juvenile myoclonic epilepsy, including symptoms, causes, tests, and treatments.
Women and Epilepsy
WebMD looks at the unique issues facing women with epilepsy.
Glossary of Epilepsy Terms
WebMD provides a list of terms associated with epilepsy and their definitions.
Abdominal Epilepsy in Children and Adults
WebMD explains what abdominal epilepsy is and how it affects children and adults. Learn more about the symptoms, causes, and treatments.
A list of organizations and foundations related to epilepsy.
Common Epilepsy Causes and Seizure Triggers
WebMD explains the causes of epilepsy and what can trigger seizures. Also find out about the connection between epilepsy and head injuries, stroke, drug abuse, and more.
What Is Benign Rolandic Epilepsy?
WebMD explains benign rolandic epilepsy, including its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatments.
Understanding Absence Seizure -- Symptoms
WebMD explains absence seizures - formerly called petit mal seizures - both typical and atypical.