Epilepsy - The Facts
456,000 people or 1 in 131 people have epilepsy.
There is no cure.
There are 40 types of epilepsy.
SUDEP (Sudden Death in Epilepsy) kills 500 people a year.
1 in 20 people will have a single seizure in their life.
Everyday 75 people are diagnosed with epilepsy.
It is most common in babies and the elderly
There are very few charities dedicated to researching this condition.