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Epilepsy in the centuries

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Historically, epilepsy was viewed through a supernatural lens, often associated with divine retribution or demonic possession in various cultures.

Scientific understanding, identifying it as a neurological disorder, emerged in the 19th century. Today, while widely recognized medically, diverse cultural beliefs about epilepsy persist globally.

After watching the video, tell us where you are from and if you know of any other beliefs about epilepsy in your country.

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Understanding Epilepsy and its Neuropsychology

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