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Topic: Complementary Therapies

Created By: Arlene Norfolk | 2017-09-10 16:53 | 0 Comments

Hi all. I'm hoping that I can help someone. I have had genetic generalised epilepsy for 35 years. About 22 years ago though, whilst going to uni, it reached its peak. Some days three grande...

Created By: Bugshoes2 | 2017-08-19 09:59 | 0 Comments

I have a question
Has anyone's doctor turned their VNS to high to where there has been problems? If so what was it. Cause mine turned mine up to high and I started to chick when I...

Created By: Broooke denver | 2017-04-20 22:45 | 3 Comments

I'm on my 3rd failed med, with 3 failed "complimentary med" to boot. So I'm looking around. Last year I tried the Keto diet but I just don't have the discipline for it...

Created By: casinotom60 | 2017-03-27 02:23 | 1 Comment

I am 60 I had my lat 1 n 2002 I had total of 3 b 4 I got the rot dose.I hac Ben taking the med depakote.I Ben talk every day for 15years I hav takn only 40 250 mg n 30 days I feel much beter. I...

Created By: khushi | 2017-01-14 08:56 | 1 Comment

Is Cupping is work in epylapsy?

Created By: grunak | 2016-12-14 14:21 | 2 Comments

Anyone, that has experience with using medical marijuana for seizures.
I have heard that marijuana can help seizures but also have heard it can make seizures worse.
Unfortunately, I...

Created By: vadadorman | 2016-05-12 07:24 | 1 Comment

I have refractory primary generalized epilepsy. I had a VNS put in in february. Ever since then, I've lost all feeling in the left side of my throat, my left eye swells on and off, I have a...

Created By: simone.sol | 2016-05-10 01:53 | 2 Comments

Neurofeedback!
Any body hear of it or use it as to treat and help control their seizures?
If so what are your thought about it and experiences?

Thanks

Created By: simone.sol | 2016-05-08 19:48 | 2 Comments

Hey all,
I've got a few questions and I could really use some opinions and ideas.

What is the best magnesium supplement you've used or heard about to help control your...

Created By: lizzieb30 | 2016-02-27 23:22 | 2 Comments

I have left temporal lobe epilepsy and take CBD oil since 11/24/2015 gradually weaning off the drugs that didn't work.
Charlotte's Web strain CBD oil by the Stanley Brothers works...

Created By: yesha007 | 2016-01-23 09:11 | 0 Comments

My daughter was diagnosed with the following conditions since birth, cerebalpalsy, autism and epilepsy since birth...She used to have at least 3/4 seizures every 5minutes and condition that most...

Created By: yesha007 | 2016-01-23 09:11 | 0 Comments

My daughter was diagnosed with the following conditions since birth, cerebalpalsy, autism and epilepsy since birth...She used to have at least 3/4 seizures every 5minutes and condition that most...

Created By: sumanK | 2015-12-11 16:14 | 0 Comments

Hi there,

 

My 20 year old son who has autism suddenly developed seizures about 2 years ago. After comtemplating about meds ( my son is very sensitive to meds), we finally decided to...

Created By: weekaung | 2015-11-17 01:25 | 1 Comment

Hi Everyone,

My daughter had an intractable form of epilepsy which for over 7 years did not respond well to medications.

Recently, we have started her on magnesium and have seen vast...

Created By: bsucaet5050 | 2015-11-14 00:09 | 1 Comment

ARGH I am feeling so frustrated! I want to change my diet to put myself in ketosis either through Ketogenic diet or Modified Atkins, but I find more info on the health benefits for people loosing...

Created By: kayekaye41@hotmail.com | 2015-06-28 11:46 | 0 Comments

I am asking for information that will help my friend with his finances. Recently, the goverment decided, without his knowledge, that he no longer qualified to have his Medicare coverage covered by...

Created By: RachelSproule | 2015-04-10 22:12 | 1 Comment

I was diagnosed with epilepsey when I was 10 years old it took my family and doctors forever to figure out what my trigger was (we found out this last year that my trigger was seasonal allergies...

Created By: jfurrer | 2015-03-09 14:38 | 0 Comments

The Family Hope Center claims to be able to treat epilepsy without surgery.  Does anyone have experience with seizure reduction using non-surgical methods when seizures originate from the left...

Created By: en dehors | 2015-03-05 12:13 | 2 Comments

For those adults treating with nonpsychoactive CBD, what dosage did you start with? Specifically for 22%/05% CBD/THC ratio with 22 mg dosage for 140 pound adult. How many doses per day to start...

Created By: katherine.rentschler@gmail.com | 2015-03-01 19:03 | 3 Comments

Has anyone had any success with using cannabinol oil to treat petit mal seizures? I would like to end mine all together. I have been suffering since I was nine, unresponsive to medication, and I'...

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