Real Stories from people who have the RNS® System

Every person’s seizures are different and individual results will vary. Hear from people with drug-resistant epilepsy who have benefited from the RNS® System.*

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VIDEO: Mike’s Story

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VIDEO: Our Stories – Volume II

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VIDEO: Will’s Story

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VIDEO: Our Stories – Volume I

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VIDEO: Kathleen’s Story

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VIDEO: Tracey’s Story

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Ian’s Story

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My name is Ian Olsen, I am 27 years old and began having seizures at age 11. The seizures occurred between 2 and 20 times every month which negatively affected my life in many ways, and I often felt disappointed thinking that I would be forced to live with seizures...
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Richard’s Story

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Hi, my name is Richard Lopez, I have epilepsy and I’ve had epilepsy since I was 13, which makes it 29 years. I got the RNS implanted on June 11th, 2015. I’ve been through what I call “the medication merry-go-round”. Everything they’d give me would work for a little bit...
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Marshall’s Story

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We first noticed Marshall was having incidents when he was about two years old and at age three, he was diagnosed with epilepsy. He was put on medication that was keeping his seizures under control until he was about 12 when his seizures started to break through again. We started...
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Anthony’s Story

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My name is Bob and my son, Anthony, has epilepsy. Anthony started having seizures when he was seven years old. In fact, he almost died three times from seizure activity. He’s been on every medication that they have; toxic levels of them. Nothing’s worked. He’s had a total of eight...
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Will’s Story

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My name’s Will and I was born in 1975. Growing up, my visual memory was not very good; I didn’t enjoy reading books because I’d forget most of the words soon after reading them. I didn’t really care for audiobooks either because even though I would remember some of the...
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Louisa’s Story

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My name is Louisa Fields and I am 37 years old. I first started having seizures when I became pregnant with my first son when I was 20. I’ve tried many doctors and many medications — nothing was working and I was just getting all these unwanted side effects. I’d...
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*Talk with an epilepsy specialist to determine if the RNS® System is right for you. See important safety information.