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Epilepsy Survey results

For this issue's survey question, we asked whether our homepage visitors agreed with the following statement or not: When someone has epilepsy, they convulse during their seizures.

Slightly over half of the respondents knew their epilepsy facts and read through this tricky question.

Answer: False. People with epilepsy do not necessarily convulse during a seizure. Convulsions while unconscious are usually associated with a type of seizure called tonic-clonic, but there are many other seizure types.

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These are the most recent survey results

34 votes 

True: 47%
False: 53%

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