driving - interactive guide
Based on your answers:
We asked: when did you have your last seizure?
> Within the last year.
What type of seizures do you have?
*Asleep seizures - these are seizures that happen when you are asleep, while you are falling asleep, or as you are waking up from sleep. They are sometimes called 'nocturnal seizures' as they usually happen at night, but the term may also apply if you sleep in the daytime as part of your normal routine (for example, if you do shift work). The term does not say what type of seizures happen, only when they happen.
**Awake seizures - these are seizures that happen when you are awake. They include seizures that affect your consciousness, and seizures that do no affect consciousness, if they start when you are awake. ‘Awake’ just means you are not asleep when the seizure starts. The term does not say what type of seizures happen, only when they happen.