Seizures


#1

Hi
My brother has had Parkinsons over 20 years, diagnosed at 32 years.
He is now experiencing epileptic seizures & wondered if this is connected to Parkinsons or is this something different that should be investigated.
Thank ful for any advice or anyone with similar experiences


#2

Hi there JB. A warm welcome to the forum!

We’re very sorry to hear about your brothers seizure. Others may very well chip in with their experiences, but we’d recommend that you reach out to our helpline, so our advisers can help you make sense of things and support you and your brother. If you need access to a Parkinson’s nurse and you can’t reach yours for some reason, you can also talk to one on our helpline. We’re here for you, so please call us on 0808 800 0303 (lines are open Monday-Friday: 9am-7pm and Saturday: 10am-2pm).

Best Wishes
Tom A, Moderation Team