Epilepsy Discussions — Treatments

Dr Gary Introducing myself... and offering you a way to get a little more peace in your… Hi! First, a quick introduction. I counsel individuals who are facing chronic conditions, as well as their family members and caregivers.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 10, 2014 at 8:07 pm Replies 4 Likes 5
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
"LIL" Dolly " HAPPY" "MOTHER'S" "DAY" Hello everyone just wanted to drop a note to everyone out there wishing you a "Happy" " Mother's" " Day"…
By "LIL" Dolly Latest Activity May 27, 2012 at 10:59 pm Replies 2 Likes 4
Jeanette Terry Your experience with epilepsy How do you deal with and encorporate epilepsy into your daily life?
By Jeanette Terry Latest Activity April 13, 2013 at 10:35 pm Replies 1 Likes 2
Rightbundlebranchblock Balance problems after seizure I've had a tendency to lose my balance to the right side since I've been diagnosed with right temporal epilepsy.
By Rightbundlebranchblock Latest Activity April 26, 2015 at 10:24 pm Replies 4 Likes 2
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
liquidvamps Tell me... Does vns work? I have not heard much about it, but am highly interested. I have gone 4 years on…
By liquidvamps Latest Activity November 26, 2013 at 5:37 pm Replies 10 Likes 2
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
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
Ariskakes Very Frusterated with EEGs....... My daughter is going in for a three day stay for a VEEG and they are hoping to catch a…
By Ariskakes Latest Activity January 6, 2012 at 5:50 pm Replies 4 Likes 1
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
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
MissPuff EMU Round 2 Hi Everyone. I'm on here under a new name (my husband was concerned my first member name revealed too much…
By MissPuff Latest Activity May 14, 2014 at 11:11 pm Replies 7 Likes 1
val_u Complex Partial Seizures vs. Night Seizures I'm trying to see if what happens to me happens to anyone else. Finally, I've been told an EEG shows…
By val_u Latest Activity April 23, 2015 at 10:31 pm Replies 1 Likes 1
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