Sudden unexpected death in epilepsy (SUDEP) and the Peter Doody Foundation

Every day in the UK, three people die from epilepsy, yet nearly half of all deaths are classed as sudden and unexplained.

By Ruby Kitchen
Saturday, 26th October 2019, 6:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th October 2019, 10:08 am
Andrew and Joanne Doody from Wyke, with a portrait of their son Peter who died suddenly in May, at the age of 21. His parents, forming the Peter Doody Foundation, hope to raise awareness of sudden death from epilepsy and support other families. Picture Tony Johnson

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Peter Doody, who died from Sudden Unexplained Death in Epilepsy in May at the age of 21. Image family own.