Epilepsy Discussions — Treatments

Team Epilepsy Epilepsy Research Study Hi, I’m Alicia and I don’t know if any of you are interested in clinical research studies, but I thought…
By Team Epilepsy Latest Activity January 4, 2012 at 2:17 pm Replies 4
riverkings Alternative treatments Medication is the first thing doctors try to control seizures. Over the years I have tried many alternative things to…
By riverkings Latest Activity September 13, 2011 at 11:49 am
Jeanette Terry How can people prevent having seizures? Everyone is different and the frequency of seizures is different for every person that lives with epilepsy. But there are…
By Jeanette Terry Latest Activity September 13, 2011 at 7:32 am Replies 13 Likes 5
jaybird123 How do you deal with being prejudged? I have had first grandmal when I was 23 years old. That was 24 years ago. I had grandmals as…
By jaybird123 Latest Activity July 14, 2011 at 12:12 pm Replies 8 Likes 1
Dr Gary Stigma: How have you dealt with it? Hi! In my role counseling patients and families facing chronic illness, I recently met with a young man of high school…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 16, 2011 at 1:39 am Replies 8 Likes 2
riverkings Emergency Meds Have you had to use an emergency med for your seizures and what has worked best for you? Also what…
By riverkings Latest Activity May 25, 2011 at 7:53 am
Jeanette Terry Epilepsy camps Has your child that has epilepsy ever gone to epilepsy camp? what are the pros/cons? Tell us about their experience. Here…
By Jeanette Terry Latest Activity March 23, 2011 at 11:05 am Replies 1 Likes 1
MissPuff Finally got appt w/epileptologist Well, it took almost 3 weeks, but I finally got an appointment scheduled to see the epi in February. It…
By MissPuff Latest Activity March 17, 2011 at 2:11 pm Replies 6 Likes 1
thegizzard topamax My neurologist is considering topamax on top of trileptal to control my simple complex seizures. I already take multiple drugs…
By thegizzard Latest Activity December 22, 2010 at 8:30 pm Likes 1