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Epilepsy and stigma

Epilepsy and stigma

The video discusses the pervasive stigma related to epilepsy worldwide, negatively impacting social, educational, and psychological aspects of affected individuals’ lives.

Misconceptions and discriminatory practices vary across cultural and socio-economic contexts. Various global and local initiatives have been undertaken in different countries to mitigate this stigma and enhance public understanding and social inclusion for people with epilepsy.

Do you know of any action enacted by your country to reduce and prevent the stigma associated with epilepsy?

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Understanding Epilepsy and its Neuropsychology

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