Seizures and epilepsy affect all ages. While they tend to occur for the first time in young children or older adults, each age group has unique concerns and problems. Epilepsy diagnosis and care will vary in different age groups. The psychosocial issues that people experience will also vary.
Information for parents, caregivers and others who want to learn about seizures in children of any age, visit Epilepsy in Youth.
This section highlights information specific to the following age groups:
- Youth with epilepsy - information directed to youth with epilepsy.
- Seniors and epilepsy - information targeted to older adults and their caregivers about epilepsy in the older years.