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Has anyone got experience of scuba diving with epilepsy?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Very dangerous

If you were to experience a seizure while underwater - it could have disastrous results including the possibility of death.

In brief: Very dangerous

If you were to experience a seizure while underwater - it could have disastrous results including the possibility of death.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Do not mix!

This is not a combination that can work - if you have epilepsy, you should do without scuba diving!

In brief: Do not mix!

This is not a combination that can work - if you have epilepsy, you should do without scuba diving!
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
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