This man is robbing someone who is having a seizure. Restrain your judgement though as he is probably having a cunt of a time too.
The person having the seizure will have no memory of the time surrounding the episode.
An EEG scan of someone's brain waves while they have a seizure.
Dogs can have seizures too (they can also be trained to reassure and assist humans who have seizures).
Seizures are sometimes referred to as 'a storm within'.
a, b, c, d.
Popular culture has been responsible for a lot of misconceptions about epilepsy. Over the past 4,000 years, people who suffer seizures have been seen variously as the Gods incarnate, possessed by demons, witches, enlightened shamans. There have been attempts to wipe out all sufferers of epilepsy in several countries. They have been castrated, burnt at the stake, had holes drilled through their skulls, imprisoned and worshipped.