Managing Epilepsy During COVID-19 Crisis

Based on an article originally published February 28, 2020, and updated several times.

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: How Do You Manage Seizures During The Crisis?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: How Can I Reduce Stress For Me And My Family?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: How Do I Cope With Uncertainty Of These Times?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: Should I Keep My Routine Appointments?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: How Can Seizures Be Evaluated Using Telehealth?

Video - During COVID-19: My Child Is Undergoing Evaluation For Epilepsy Surgery. Will Surgery Be Cancelled?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: If Surgery Is Cancelled, What Should We Do?

Video - COVID-19 And Epilepsy: Is There Ever A Time When Surgery Is More Urgent, And How Is That Handled?

Authored By:

Patty Obsorne Shafer RN, MN

on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Reviewed By:

Elaine Wirrell MD
Jacqueline French MD
Laura Weidner

on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Resources

Epilepsy Centers

Epilepsy centers provide you with a team of specialists to help you diagnose your epilepsy and explore treatment options.

Epilepsy Medication

Find in-depth information on anti-seizure medications so you know what to ask your doctor.

Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline

Call our Epilepsy and Seizures 24/7 Helpline and talk with an epilepsy information specialist or submit a question online.

Tools & Forms

Download our seizure tracking app, print out seizure action plans, or explore other educational materials.