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Was epilepsy responsible for Joan of Arc’s visions?

An Italian researcher believes that Joan of Arc's visions she saw during the Hundred Years War may have been caused by a form of epilepsy. oan of Arc may have had a type of epilepsy that affects the part of the brain responsible for hearing, or "idiopathic partial epilepsy with auditory

Composer Chopin suffered from epilepsy

Researchers in Spain say that the famous composer Frédéric Chopin probably suffered from epilepsy. In her memoirs, his lover George Sand recalled various times when Chopin experienced visual hallucinations, including during a trip to a monastery that was "full of terrors and ghosts for him". In a letter written to the daughter of

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