Dating and epilepsy
More than 90 per cent of women with epilepsy have healthy babies without seizure disorders.
In a small percentage of women, catamenial seizures may occur only during the days just before or during their period.
Parental overprotectiveness can have adverse effects on a young person’s health.
It can provoke rebellious behaviour with severe repercussions such as neglecting medication.
Higher ratios of estrogen to progesterone may increase seizure frequency.
Contributing causes include water retention, electrolyte imbalance and even poor sleep.