Fight against epilepsy! Epilepsy is a very common brain disorder which has captured a wide population of the country. It is estimated that epilepsy is the fourth most common neurological disease in the nation.
During epilepsy, an individual’s
never cell activity gets disturbed. Due to this, they start radiating different
levels of energies. Hence, this results in seizures. The disease has a vast
impact in India.
In fact, one in every twenty six
people is expected to be diagnosed with epilepsy, at least once in their lives.
If epilepsy is such a huge issue, then why aren’t people paying more attention
Due to the negligence towards this
neurological disease, and the social stigma, people don’t consider epilepsy as
a disease. They often ignore it, till one of them gets attacked by this
When this happens, they don’t
understand what to do. Hence, they land up as prey to fraudulent people in the
country. Thereby, they risk the patient’s life.
So, in order to raise awareness on epilepsy and why people should talk about it, in the month of November, an Epilepsy Awareness Month is organized. Also known as, November Epilepsy Awareness Month (NEAM).
Throughout the month, social medias are filled with many awareness posts, articles and videos on Epilepsy. An effort is being made to eradicate this disease by helping people stay aware about it. It’s not a problem for which people should be scared of. If proper guidance and tips are shared, then many people can definitely benefit themselves in the near future.
So, what are you waiting for? Let’s fight against epilepsy, India!