Actress Fatima Sana Shaikh recently opened up about her battle with Epilepsy disorder.

During an ask me anything session on Instagram, the actress talked about the disorder she is suffering from.

The actress opened up about her illness at length & answered several fan queries about the disease.

Fatima revealed that she was training for Dangal when she was first diagnosed with epilepsy.

Fatima also revealed how epilepsy affected her professional  and personal life.

She also disclosed that she was in denial at first but now she has learned to embrace, work & live around it.

Fatima also wrote that this disorder has not affected her passion. In fact, it pushes & drives her to work harder.

Many fans asked the actress about the medicines she takes for Epilepsy but she refused to share any further details.

Epilepsy is a disorder in which nerve cell brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures.

It may occur as a result of a genetic disorder or an acquired brain injury, such as a trauma or stroke.