Epilepsy is a chronic neurological condition. It can affect people of all ages and causes seizures (fits) which can happen in the day or night.

The Epilepsy service locally is run via Macclesfield Hospital, and all medications are started and monitored by them.

You can find out more about epilepsy on the NHS UK website.

The Epilepsy Society

The Epilepsy Society website is full of information about the condition. It also has useful pages on issues such as driving, playing sports, pregnancy and epilepsy, and much more.


Epilepsy Action

Epilepsy Action is another charitable group offering support and information