SEIZED: Inside the Mystery of Epilepsy follows the personal struggles of four individuals and their families as they face the huge challenges of living with epilepsy and courageously search for new treatments. The one-hour documentary also features leaders in epilepsy research, including: Dr. Orrin Devinsky, Director of the NYU Langone Epilepsy Center; Dr. Robert Finkelstein, Program Director of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke; and Dr. Karen Parko, neurologist, San Francisco VA Medical Center.
Enlightening and emotional, SEIZED: Inside the Mystery of Epilepsy brings epilepsy out of secrecy and into a new era of hope and understanding.
SEIZED: Inside the Mystery of Epilepsy is a production of Partisan Pictures, produced by Peter Schnall and Elizabeth Arledge, and is being presented on PBS by Twin Cities PBS/Minneapolis-St. Paul.
- What is Epilepsy?
- What is SUDEP?
- How Can I Help if Someone is Having a Seizure?
- Where Can I Find Help?
- I’m a Veteran, Where Can I Find Help?
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Twin Cities Public Television
Funding for SEIZED: Inside the Mystery of Epilepsy is provided by The Pollner Family and The Thorpe Family.