About Epilepsy

Epilepsy can affect us all. 

In Switzer­land, approx­i­mately 80,000 people live with epilepsy, of whom some 15,000 are children and adoles­cents. Roughly two thirds can be treated with pharma­ceu­tical drugs, but for the other third, epilepsy remains very diffi­cult to manage.

Intro­duc­tion

First aid and key facts about epilepsy.

In-depth infor­ma­tion

More exten­sive infor­ma­tion and links to impor­tant topics.

The infor­ma­tion is not intended instead of a visit to the doctor, but in addition.

Last update of this page: October 2020

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