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Can you get fired from your job for calling out because of your epilepsy?

Can you get fired from your job for calling out because of your epilepsy?

I had several incidents because of my epilepsy. I had to call out several times and had to keep telling my supervisor I had a seizure. I had to keep explaining it and give it more reason in order to not get incidents or get fired.

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A MyEpilepsyTeam Member said:

Ask your employer about the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA). You can use it to protect your job. You get 12 weeks of leave per year. You can take it all… read more

posted 2 days ago
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