Too much TV & cell phone cause epilepsy among children

Hyderabad: There are several types of epilepsies and the disease is fast spreading in gulf countries besides Asian countries. Children aged between 7 to 13 years are mostly suffering from the disease in gulf countries. 7-year-old, Tagharrib Sadiq is also suffering from the disease.

Throwing light on the symptoms and treatment, Dr. Zafar Shahnawaz of Hyderabad said that the disease is fast spreading among the children who watch too much TV, Cartoon, serials and play games on mobile phones most of the time. He said children suffering from the disease experience abnormal behaviour, symptoms and sensations, sometimes including loss of consciousness.