This is a general discussion group for epilepsy issues with
a bias towards, but not exclusively for, people residing in the
The intended users of this group are primarily people who have
epilepsy, those who care for others who have epilepsy and anyone
wanting more information about epilepsy.
This group advocates neither a medical nor non-medical model of
care and support. This is a group dedicated to mutual support
and self help issues.
New users are welcomed to this group. Flaming, disparaging
remarks and all intolerant posts are specifically unwelcome.
There will be no advertising within the group. Discussion about
products, drugs, etc. is permitted on a personal interest
With the exception of PGP signatures, all encoded binaries e.g.
pictures, HTML, word processor files, .zip files, "business
cards") or similar non-plaintext postings are forbidden: Such
material belongs on a web or FTP site, to which a pointer may
uk.people.support.epilepsy Epilepsy general discussion group