A Decade of Epilepsy“I was thrust into this strange reality.”

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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Just before she went to school one morning, Jenny McEntegart’s mother came in to wake her. She found her daughter having a full-body convulsion in her bed. It was her first epileptic seizure. She was 14. Jenny came in to studio to talk to Ryan Tubridy this morning. “After three full-body convulsions, I was diagnosed with epilepsy.” From diagnosis to …

Mark’s story‘I remember falling into arms and bawling. I didn’t know where I was.’ 

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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In April 2017, Mark Earley was in an airport in Melbourne when he got a phone call that would change the rest of his life. His wife of just under two years, Liane, was dead, leaving him a widower at the age of 35. Mark joined Ryan Tubridy to talk about Liane, their life together and coping with grief. Remarkably, Mark and Liane grew …

Actress Eva-Jane Gaffney speaks about having epilepsy‘Your muscles seize up for a couple of minutes.  My whole body was very sore, my back was very sore, I had to be taken around in a wheelchair.’

As heard on The Ryan Tubridy Show

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Over 37,000 people in Ireland live with epilepsy and actress Eva-Jane Gaffney is one of them.  Eva-Jane told Dave Fanning, filling in for Ryan Tubridy, she was happily working away on her career, starring in such films as What Richard Did and Sing Street, when she discovered that she had the condition in the run up to Christmas 2016. “My …