Epilepsy Discussions

riverkings Tip of the week #2 Being aware of your health and taking proper care of your self through diet and excersize is important for anyone…
By riverkings Latest Activity August 16, 2011 at 4:54 pm Likes 1
riverkings Seizure dogs I've seen a few articles lately about seizure service dogs. It sure would be nice to have something like that…
By riverkings Latest Activity August 12, 2011 at 8:34 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
riverkings Tip of the week #1 It amazes me at how much unsolicited advice I will receive when someone hears that my daughter has seizures, so…
By riverkings Latest Activity August 12, 2011 at 11:51 am Replies 1 Likes 2
"LIL" Dolly EEG's I had A EEG done lately & the tech said she was going to stay in the room but she…
By "LIL" Dolly Latest Activity August 12, 2011 at 11:45 am Replies 2 Likes 2
Ariskakes Mesial Temporal Sclerosis? Hi I'm new and just recently found out that my daughter who is 8 has Mesial Temporal Sclerosis. She's only…
By Ariskakes Latest Activity August 7, 2011 at 3:22 pm Replies 8 Likes 2
jaybird123 New Seizure Medication I was reading in my epilepsy magazine and came up on add of a new medicine sabril (vigabatrin). Has anyone…
By jaybird123 Latest Activity July 20, 2011 at 3:52 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
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
flajwo Is the total "terror" common while coming out of a Grand Mal seizure ? The seizure doesnt scare/worry me as much as the feeling of absolute terror as I wake back up after the…
By flajwo Latest Activity July 14, 2011 at 11:06 am Replies 6 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
riverkings Seizures and autism I found a couple interesting articles about the link between seizures and autism. I never knew there was a link.
By riverkings Latest Activity May 7, 2011 at 11:21 am Likes 1
riverkings Topamax I am not sure if anyone in this community is on Topamax but I found an article about a recall.
By riverkings Latest Activity April 22, 2011 at 4:29 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
angel collector69 epilepsy grand mal type I am having my seizures under control. I am having trouble with them the most often in the swimming at…
By angel collector69 Latest Activity April 19, 2011 at 6:23 pm
"LIL" Dolly partial seizures Hello to everyone Has anyone out there had a partial seizure before, I have & they are not fun…
By "LIL" Dolly Latest Activity March 29, 2011 at 12:12 pm Replies 5 Likes 2
MissPuff Odd symptom - possible seizure? I have 7 types of seizures - CPS, SPS (motor, autonomic, sensory & psych), Tonic & Myoclonic. I had grand…
By MissPuff Latest Activity March 24, 2011 at 10:55 am Replies 5 Likes 1