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Topic: Complementary Therapies

Created By: | 2015-02-18 22:12 | 1 Comment

I was diagnosed with epilepsy last summer after a number of absence type events leading up to full tonic clonic. I'm 37. Male. Refused all meds as have seen/read about all the problems they cause...

Created By: meckford | 2015-01-01 09:20 | 0 Comments

Would like to compare notes.  Have you tried prana nidra?  or basically any form of pranic healing?  

Created By: Catdaddi73 | 2014-11-20 08:31 | 0 Comments

My daughter was on 125mg daily of Lamtical  begining at 8 y/o. Now at 19 y/o (lamictial 600mg daily) still  has at least a couple of seizures each year. Have been researching Gene Therapy which...

Created By: Zaroline27 | 2014-08-07 17:12 | 3 Comments

I have had epilepsy since I was 9 years old, currently 43. My doctors we able to control my grand-mal seizures (get them every 7-10 years) but not the petit-mal ones. They were coming 3-4 days per...

Created By: heidimama | 2014-07-01 15:52 | 1 Comment

Hi. We are at the point where we need to consider ketogenic diets. We have several failed meds, brain surgery, and are considering a new med with a pretty serious side effect(losing peripheal...

Created By: fergnetter | 2014-05-30 19:58 | 4 Comments

My son is severly autistic, non-verbal, age 19, and has had seizures since age 10.  Meds have not helped much.  Two months ago he had the vns surgery and seemed fine until 2 weeks ago.  Could the...

Created By: csinghofen | 2014-05-03 17:47 | 2 Comments


I am just courius if anyone has taken 2 AEDs at the same time? I am currently taking KeppraER (for my grand mal) and soon i will be taking DepakoteER to help with the small seizures. I...

Created By: | 2014-04-17 18:14 | 0 Comments
Created By: | 2014-04-13 23:33 | 0 Comments

Hello! I am a high school senior, and I have been conducting research on the benefits of art therapy for people with epilepsy throughout this school year. I am currently looking for people with...

Created By: UH_Warrior13 | 2013-10-28 17:53 | 2 Comments


I am not new to epilepsy just this baird.

I walked off about 4 years ago for personal reasons.

I got my VNS because I was rea;;y s;iding down hill and almost died...

Created By: amylurn | 2013-09-19 12:19 | 3 Comments

My daughter (7 year old with no...

Created By: luv_night_life | 2013-07-31 02:46 | 8 Comments

I am thinking now of getting the vns and have some questions.  I've already had a right temporal lobectomy about five years ago and it didn't work and I feel getting the vns might help.  I really...

Created By: xgi | 2013-04-24 17:07 | 0 Comments

kids with uncontrolled seizures now have hope Let's end the drug war and stop the suffering


Created By: Marvingirl | 2013-03-08 04:45 | 3 Comments

Asside from TLE I also have Sjogren's Syndrome which is a autoimmune disease of the glands. It bassically means that I am chronic dry.

I always take fish oil without problems, but the last...

Created By: yankees1923 | 2013-01-25 10:27 | 0 Comments

Based upon the recent article posted on showing selenium and zinc deficiencies in a group of patients with drud resistant ideopathic epilepsy, it would seem reasonable to consider...

Created By: baleebo | 2012-11-28 08:41 | 0 Comments

Has anyone heard of KetoCuisine that helps out with the Ketogenic Diet?

Created By: Rhoni | 2012-11-18 23:06 | 8 Comments

My son Alex began small twitches in his left hand & giggled for a few seconds. After a week it grew into 10-15 second seizures- his left hand up in the air with extreme tension/muscles &...

Created By: xgi | 2012-10-24 12:10 | 8 Comments

GW Pharma’s cannabis based epileptic drug on its way
by Jack123 October 22, 2012

22 october 2012 ; GW Pharmaceuticals, a drug manufacturing Biotech Company has been found to...

Created By: llora428j | 2012-08-01 16:50 | 1 Comment

Has anyone ever heard of Stem Cell Treatment for Epilepsy? It is preformed by Stem Cell of America.


Created By: tonerboy | 2012-06-29 01:32 | 2 Comments

My 21 year old son had simple and partial complext seizures from age 3 to 13, took meds (the 4th one, Lamictol, worked) until age 15 when he weaned off after 2 years seizure free. After surgery...

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