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experienced ridicule by my own race...

was on a chatroom... and they laugh cuz i have epilepsy.. maybe they think im psychological impaired..or maybe im a moron.. which really hurt .. i had epilepsy for 18 years now first time... i had this type of say discrimination...another question is there a posibility for me to be able to drive... in order to get a job...most important is my epilepsy curable... wat kind of epilepsy do i really sensitive to horror movies... i dunno since i was 8 which makes me have epileptic seizures...thats bout it....the worst one was last month... which i had 7 attacks in oneday ... and i got rushed to intensive care....i was playing a video game wit horror stuff on it.. ive been playing video games this the only time i had that.. maybe ... the horror stuff on it made my medicine.. useless. .. please help

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