What is a seizure and what actually happens? What is epilepsy? What are the different types of seizures? What is an EEG? Neurologist Dr. Karen Parko answers questions that many patients and their family members have but are afraid to ask about epilepsy. Dr. Parko is the Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology at UCSF, Co-director of the Veterans Administration Medical Center: San Francisco Comprehensive Epilepsy Center, and Chair of the Professional Advisory Board for the Epilepsy Foundation of Northern California.