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Kerrys' story

Kerry Pates was just 19 years old when she died of SUDEP. This video features Karen and Kevin Pates discussing the loss of their happy, go-lucky girl. Given the subject matter of the interview some viewers may find the video upsetting.

Laura's story

Watch this video of Laura Grainger discussing the impact of her epilepsy on her memory.

Emma's story

Emma P received treatment from neurologists at Epilepsy Society's medical centre. In this video she speaks about her experiences.

Receiving treatment at Epilepsy Society

Emma received treatment at Epilepsy Society's medical centre. This is her story.

Jennie's story

Vikings actress, Jennie Jacques, talks openly about the challenges those with epilepsy face on a day-to-day basis. 

Georgina's story

Film Director and Writer, Georgina Higgins, shares how she keeps on top of her medication in the film industry. 

Katy's story

Writer, Katy Mann, explains the differences in raising a family when you have un-controlled epilepsy.

Leon's story

Cambridge United footballer Leon Legge, shares the sacrifices he had to make in order to achieve his dreams of becoming a professional footballer.

Olivia's story

University student, Olivia Salvati, explains the different types of seizures she experiences and why you shouldn’t let your emotions get the better of you. 

Stacey's story

Ex S Club Junior Singer, Stacey McClean, explains the moment her mum experienced her first seizure whilst driving at the wheel. 

Lewis' story

Founder of Friend Finder, Lewis Hine, talks about overcoming his condition and the success of his charity Friend Finder which helps support people with epilepsy and other conditions.