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A TV news reporter must confront her epilepsy after being fired over a seizure. Stacia Kalinoski pursues brain surgery, and documents her journey as a way to raise awareness about the brain disorder that affects 1 in 26 people.The "Grand mal" (tonic clonic) is the image most commonly associated with seizures, but the true face of epilepsy is extremely complex because there are so many types. The misunderstanding surrounding this mysterious brain disorder has arguably led to the strong stigma. Brainstorm...
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  • program length: 60 minutes

Friday, November 16 at 12:00 am on 12.1

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  • Thursday, November 15 at 7:00 pm on 12.1