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Can People With Epilepsy Drive? Know the Rules on Epilepsy and Driving

Key Takeaways

  • Seizures have the potential to interfere with your driving, putting yourself and others at risk.
  • Rules and regulations about epilepsy and driving or obtaining a driver's license when you experience seizures vary by state. To apply for a license, or restore a suspended or revoked license, you often need to live seizure-free for a certain period of time.
  • You can work with your doctor to review state regulations and ensure your safety. You can also work with epilepsy support groups and other nonprofits to find alternative transportation.

*Every person’s seizures are different and individual results will vary

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