Study Sheds Light On Tv, Games, Seizures It's The Pattern Of Flickering Light, Not The Video Game Itself, That's The Problem.
The fear of light-induced epilepsy is so common that it has become a major concern in some areas. ``I thought it was incredible that nearly half of the patients [with epilepsy] felt that they were sensitive to flashing ... cells that can be caused by ...
'Twilight' Seizure Reports Spotlight Photosensitive Epilepsy
The seizures in question reportedly were triggered by a particularly intense birthing scene in The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn: Part 1, which features rapidly flashing lights in addition ... edits to tell them what they can and cannot put on the screen ...
New 'Twilight' Movie Reportedly Causing Seizures
"I didn’t really remember what happened, after that I think I blacked out. According to [my wife], I was shaking and mumbling different noises." Photosensitive epilepsy, which can be caused by flashing lights, is thought to be the cause.
Seeing squiggles. Flashing lights. The eye danger signs you can't afford to ignore
This is caused when the photosensitive cells on the retina are temporarily bleached and take a few seconds to adapt. Your brain interprets this as different colours, says Neil Constantine-Smith, Specsavers optician. Flashing lights can also be an early ...
Seizures caused by flashing lights ‘are not common’
Individuals who are affected by epilepsy may experience seizures as a result flashing lights, but this is not common ... Speaking to the Wisconsin State Journal, he explained a specific trigger can sometimes be why a seizure occurs, while in other cases ...