This extended ‘Living with…’ video follows the Williams family, whose eight year old son Bailey has epilepsy. Bailey can have up to 200 seizures a day. Seizures are an electrical discharge in brain, which may be caused by illness or brain damage, but in many cases the cause is unknown. The Williams family have taken many precautions to control Bailey’s seizures; he wears a helmet to protect his head from drop seizures, is on medication, and his bed is fitted with pressure pads that set off an alarm if Bailey has more than seven seconds of movement. Unfortunately there is no cure, but medication is frequently changed to ensure the best control over the disease.
The EB team would like to thank:
Daisy Garland Charity
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