Thursday, 3 November 2016

First Aid for Epilepsy

Epilepsy is a different chronic neurological disorder which is generally characterized by the seizures. In some cases epileptic seizures could happen because of the hypersynchronous neuronal activity in the brain. 


Symptoms of Epilepsy


The person experiences twitching of the limbs. 

Twitching the eyelids happens

The person, suffering from it would be in the state of confusion

If it becomes severe, the person may become unconscious.

The body could start shaking or become a rigid body.

The breathing pattern would become unusual.

The jaw becomes clenched

Sometimes, there can be frothing at the mouth.

First Aid for Epilepsy


It is necessary to ease the body of the person when has been fallen.

The cushion or anything similar to that should be placed under the head of the sufferer.

Remove nearby object that could cause the person

If the cloths are tight, loosen them

Give enough time to the person to get recover oneself.

If the person becomes unconscious, get the person in the recovery position

During the shake of the body, nothing has to be kept in his or her mouth. 

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