Behind every NightWatch is a story worth telling
Our NightWatch stories come from people who have been affected by epilepsy. This is accompanied by fears, insecurity and the search for help to cope with daily life with this illness and to feel safe. In many cases NightWatch comes along as a daily sleep companion, next to good medical care.
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One Family. Eleven kids. Seven NightWatch. Read their amazing story.
The Linders from Germany have 11 children and 7 of them have untreatable epilepsy with nocturnal seizures. We visited the Linder family at home and report on the large family, which is a role model for liveliness, love and structured everyday coping.
Angi Csmarits is a 15-year-old pretty and bright teenager from Maria Alm, who has been affected by epilepsy since she was ten years old.
Andrea has had epilepsy since birth and has always had many seizures throughout her life, mainly at night.
Selina, soon to be 6 years old, has epilepsy. She is a picture-perfect bright adorable girl with big eyes.
Florian is 40 years old and lives with his 76-year-old mother in Munich. Florian has had epilepsy since he was 9 years old.
This is the Köse family who lives in both Germany and Turkey. Their daughter Yagmur Tuana has grand mal seizures at night.
Written by Asmund Tielens, founder and CTO of LivAssured (manufacturer of NightWatch)
On behalf of Stichting Philadelphia Zorg, the team at the Westerhof site received the 500th NightWatch!
Stupid monster, yes, that’s what you are, epilepsy.
It’s around Christmas time, which is usually a happy time of the year.
A unique example of how NightWatch works within care facility Careander.
Over the years we have used several types of monitors to alert us.