Epilepsy Discussions

Dr Gary What are mealtimes like at your house? In every culture around the world, shared meals with friends or family are a way of connecting with each other.
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity April 29 at 12:20 pm
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your partner met your doctor? And if so, was it helpful? What about you and your partner? Are you always in sync on the what and the why and the how…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity February 18 at 11:35 am
Ocotillo15 Grand Mal Seizures I have grand mal seizures that started out of the blue when I was 18. Am on 4 Dilantin a…
By Ocotillo15 Latest Activity December 28 at 3:32 pm Replies 18
Dr Gary Quick Poll: Has your epilepsy turned you into a control freak? My clients often talk to me about staying in control of the day-to-day details in their lives. Some have…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity August 9 at 4:24 pm
Jayksen WHAT MEDICINE DOES WHAT Greetings, one and all. If you have the misfortune to be associated with epilepsy there is a good chance you…
By Jayksen Latest Activity December 15, 2016 at 7:15 pm Replies 3 Likes 1
Jayksen BIOFEEDBACK MAY BE THE WAY You may already know, but researchers have proven that biofeedback is one of the most effective means of treating epilepsy.
By Jayksen Latest Activity December 6, 2016 at 4:30 pm Replies 3
Slauren5 Vertigo I know there are a lot of people who have seizures with vertigo or just have vertigo because of meds.
By Slauren5 Latest Activity October 3, 2015 at 5:21 pm Replies 1
Slauren5 Tingling In The Body What's the diffirence between tingling in certain parts of the body when you have epilepsy and when you get a…
By Slauren5 Latest Activity June 19, 2015 at 11:51 pm
Slauren5 Seziures and Caffine Can anyone explain or tell me why too much soda or coffee will cause you go into a seizure and…
By Slauren5 Latest Activity September 17, 2016 at 1:15 pm Replies 1
Slauren5 Difficult days I burnt my thumb this morning after I was cooking some eggs because of the lose of balance my medication…
By Slauren5 Latest Activity April 27, 2015 at 6:03 pm
Slauren5 I have grand mal seizures Been having seizures for the past 19 weeks and even had one yesterday. They uped my meds but side effects…
By Slauren5 Latest Activity April 23, 2015 at 9:50 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
Firefly5152 neurologist says family history does not mean anything I have had seizures my whole life and the last one I had was a drop seizure and the neurologist…
By Firefly5152 Latest Activity September 17, 2016 at 1:58 pm Replies 2 Likes 1
mochi123 im im going in for an eeg. I want to know info about the hospital stay.....
By mochi123 Latest Activity November 19, 2014 at 4:44 pm
Dee14 thought or discussion causing the proviking a seizure? Anyone else felt like discussing your seizure or thinking in detail about it has caused one to occur? I know…
By Dee14 Latest Activity September 17, 2016 at 1:33 pm Replies 3
Islandlove What do you feel, when a seizure attack is about to happen? i was curious to find out the different reactions to a seizure in progress.
By Islandlove Latest Activity July 7, 2016 at 8:30 am Replies 71 Likes 1