Facts about Epilepsy

1in26

Number of people in the United States
that will develop epilepsy at some point
in their lifetime
2.9 million

Number of people in the United States
who have epilepsy
 
110,000

Number of people living with epilepsy in Eastern Pennsylvania
 
One Third

Number of people with epilepsy who live with uncontrollable seizures because no available treatment works for them
6 out of 10

Number of people with epilepsy
where the cause is unknown
 

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