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Faces of Epilepsy

Feeling the Judgment

by: Melissa Kavolius I was 17 and in High School when I had my first seizure in 2006. I had a really stressful week at…

A New Outlook on Life

Barry has been living with epilepsy since he was 13 years old. He recalls having daily seizures and that it took a while for him…

Paul’s Journey

Paul Rodriguez is a 32 year old male, who began experiencing grand mal seizures at the age of 10 years old. Client attended Miami Children’s…

Warriors of Adversity

by: Alexandra Markovich The year of 2020 was not just the year I struggled. It was the year I struggled, my neighbor, my co-worker, and…

Navigating Through Life

Samantha's Story: When I first reached out to Epilepsy Florida I was trying to navigate life after high school and around 2017 I started having…

Hope and Reassurance

Ersel Linton recently joined Epilepsy Florida back in May 2020. Ersel feels he has received so much support in such little time. He was referred…

On the Road Again

We are living in confusing and unsettling times. Many of us are trying our best to avoid leaving our homes to venture out into the…

Client since 1999

Seizures Since Birth Many of us face challenges and difficulties in our lives.  Claudia Medina has been living with Epilepsy since birth.  Before she came…

Persistence Pays Off

Dylan Scott came to Epilepsy FL needing medical and prescription services.  Dylan is a 27 yr. old male who suffers from epilepsy. In 2015, 1.2%…

A Shimmer of Hope

Paulina Diaz is a 50 year old female, who began experiencing seizures at the age of 12 years old. She experienced tonic – clonic, complex…

Count on EFL

During this time of uncertainty there’s one thing that is certain, and it’s that Mercedes Medina can count on Epilepsy Florida for her continued medical…

Moving Forward

Imagine being on the highway when you get a flat tire or your engine fails. The frustration of waiting for roadside assistance as you are…

All Around Support

It was 2015 and Ninfa was living in Naples, she was receiving ongoing neurological care for her epilepsy. However, she was worried about her move…

Una Persona Muy Especial

La perspectiva de una madre... "Soy la mamá de Juan José Rodríguez y quiero con el corazón trasmitirles a través de nuestra historia toda la…

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