EPILEPSY AND HOME CARE
A diagnosis of epilepsy can leave a bad taste in the mouth, causing significant impact on your everyday life thus limiting your happiness. Being a brain condition that cause recurring seizures, epilepsy can be very challenging but it doesn’t have to be so. Support is available to help you or your loved ones live and enjoy the best quality of life as well as staying independent and managing the symptoms.
Employing the services of a home care agency can help a great deal in the management of epilepsy and its symptoms. This help could be with housekeeping, assisting with the management of medication, providing overnight supervision as well as helping to provide transport for various errands and appointments.
Caring for a person with epilepsy is a long-term journey that needs a lot of time and dedication. In this day and age, combining work/school and family life can be very challenging.
Getting some support at home for loved ones can be exhilarating.
It is very important to not leave them out of the decision making. involve them in conversations regarding their support and treatment. That will ensure that their management plans are in accordance with their wishes.