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Ricky D’Auria Not Allowing Epilepsy to Limit His Life’s Goals

He’s about living his life and managing his epilepsy with a positive attitude and a determination that has fueled his journey from ICUs to jobs and driving and family time and more.

The Uniontown, Pennsylvania 23-year-old has a good job at a local retail store and is in the process of earning a college degree. About 12 years ago, he was formally diagnosed with epilepsy. Medication allowed for good control for about five years, and then things took a turn for the worse.

Read the complete story and get a better understanding of how Ricky is giving back and pushing forward.