Faces of Epilepsy

Brandon’s Story

Brandon’s Story

June 6, 2016 4:01 pm

I was two years old when I was diagnosed with Epilepsy. To say the least, I’ve had some life changing moments, but it’s also taught…

David Ostroff’s Story

David Ostroff’s Story

April 7, 2016 3:26 pm

David was diagnosed at the age of 2 ½ with Petit Mal and Absence Seizures after having a Grand Mal Seizure one morning sitting next…

Tyler Millares’ Story

Tyler Millares’ Story

April 7, 2016 3:24 pm

My name is Justin Tyler Millares; I am a senior at Mater Lakes Academy High School. I live with my parents and younger sister. We…

Courtney DiPersico’s Story

Courtney DiPersico’s Story

April 7, 2016 3:23 pm

  "I was born 13 weeks premature and had a stroke before birth which caused my Epilepsy. Before the third grade, my family and I…

Hayden Moneghan’s Story

Hayden Moneghan’s Story

April 7, 2016 3:20 pm

Hayden is a normal 13 year old boy with a big smile, who enjoys basketball, video games and music.  He has a great sense of humor…

Jonathan Dale’s Story

Jonathan Dale’s Story

April 7, 2016 3:18 pm

Jonathan Dale is a remarkable young man. He has intractable epilepsy which means that his seizures are not controlled by medication. Despite having daily seizures,…

Joy Mayfield’s Story

Joy Mayfield’s Story

April 7, 2016 3:09 pm

"I have always lived what you might call a very typical and normal lifestyle. I come from a strong, supportive family and I value my…

Arturo’s Story

Arturo’s Story

January 25, 2016 1:12 pm

I was diagnosed with epilepsy my first semester at college when I was 18 years old. Before then I thought I was invincible. I didn’t…

Jay’s Story

Jay’s Story

December 17, 2015 12:22 pm

"My name is Jay Hennessy, I was diagnosed with Post Traumatic Epilepsy (PTE) from a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in 2010, which marked the beginning…

Molly’s Story

Molly’s Story

December 17, 2015 12:18 pm

Molly McCann was thirteen-years-old when she was diagnosed with epilepsy. She recently shared her story, which is relatable to so many young people affected by…

Richie’s Story

Richie’s Story

December 17, 2015 12:16 pm

Richie Terrell is an amazing example of how EFOF works with legislators to help our members and veterans. EFOF has helped Richie along his journey…

Jonathan’s Story

Jonathan’s Story

December 17, 2015 12:13 pm

You never forget the first time. My wife and I stood helplessly as a debilitating seizure took over our young daughter's defenseless body. In that…

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