Seizures are not actually a disease in itself but happen as a result of epilepsy or other similar neurological problem. When one has a seizure, then the body experiences a very violent kind of shaking and dramatic loss of control. One starts feeling dizzy, there is an uneasy kind of movement in the stomach and there is also an out of body control, especially with muscles and movements.
HOW IS SEIZURES DIAGNOSED?
A neurologist would check your medical history and family background for seizure. Tests like spinal tap, blood tests and also toxicology screenings are done.
HOW IS SEIZURES TREATED?
Anticonvulsant drugs are prescribed by the doctor. Surgery is also recommended for certain patients. For children, the doctors might recommend ketogenic diet that has been proved to be quite beneficial in treating this syndrome.
DID YOU KNOW?
The primary reason why Seizures occur is due to anything that affects the body and disturbs the brain.