Resource type: Information leaflet

Publication type: Stroke information


After a stroke, some people have a seizure. Some go on to develop epilepsy, a condition in which you have repeated seizures. 

This guide explains the different types of seizure and how epilepsy is diagnosed and treated. It outlines how you can help someone who is having a seizure, and includes a list of information sources that might be able to offer further help. 

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Document date

Publication date
December 2021
Next review due
September 2022