Epilepsy Discussions

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
Aimee2532 Hello, I just joined. Anyone out there who ended up with epilepsy due to a brain tumor? Anyone out there with vertigo and seizures?
By Aimee2532 Latest Activity April 28, 2015 at 9:26 pm Replies 6 Likes 1
thegizzard diagnosing epilepsy: why do some EEG's show normal and others not? I am frustrated. Some of my EEG's show normal, while others have epileptiforms on them. Which should I accept for…
By thegizzard Latest Activity April 23, 2015 at 10:47 pm Replies 6 Likes 1
Jeanette Terry Introducing Our New Badges! We're excited to let you know about our fun new way to recognize the members who help make this a…
By Jeanette Terry Latest Activity February 2, 2011 at 3:12 pm 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
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
itsmidascraft How Do You Get Diabetes? Diabetes or Diabetes Mellitus refers to a class of metabolic disorders characterized by high blood sugar content. This situation results…
By itsmidascraft Latest Activity January 10, 2013 at 5:30 am Likes 1
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
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
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
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
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
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
riverkings insomnia We have been dealing a lot with insomnia lately. My daughter has went as long as 80 hours with no…
By riverkings Latest Activity November 18, 2014 at 5:48 pm Replies 1 Likes 1