The Sacred Disease: Epilepsy Through the Ages

Aired: 4/30/2016 | 0:03:44 | Clip
Sixty-five million people worldwide have epilepsy. It has been called “the sacred disease” and has been a source of fascination and fear for all of recorded history. This lack of understanding has led to centuries of stigma that still exist today. In this clip, facts are separated from fiction to bring epilepsy out of secrecy and into a new era of hope and understanding.