About Epilepsy

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What is Epilepsy?

Epilepsy is a medical condition that produces seizures, affecting a variety of mental and physical functions, also referred to as a generalized seizure disorder. Read more.

Faces of Epilepsy

Epilepsy affects a wide range of people in Idaho. Take a look at the many faces of epilepsy in our community. View the gallery.

Seizure Types

The two main categories of seizures include generalized (tonic-clonic, myoclonic, atonic, and absence), and partial (simple and complex). Read more.

Frequently Asked Questions (F.A.Q.)

Find the answer to some of the most frequently asked questions about epilepsy.

First Aid

Get first aid help for convulsive and non-convulsive seizures and when to call an ambulance.