Information on photosensitive epilepsy, a condition in which seizures are triggered by flickering or intermittent light stimulation.
Photosensitive Epilepsy
Article from the British Epilepsy Association discussing photosensitive seizures in relation to television, as well as other possible triggers.
Reflex epilepsy and reflex seizures of the visual system: a clinical review - Epileptic Disorders
Abstract of paper by Benjamin G. Zifkin and Dorothée Kasteleijn-Nolst Trenité. Published in Epileptic Disorders.
[CNN] Cartoon-based illness mystifies Japan
News story on a rash of seizures during the broadcast of a Pokemon cartoon. (December 17, 1997)
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January 15, 2012 at 15:24:04 UTC
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