Topic: Complementary Therapies

VNS
Created By: UH_Warrior13 | 2013-10-28 17:53 | 1153 Views | 2 Comments

hi,

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 | 2445 Views | 3 Comments

My daughter (7 year old with no...

Created By: luv_night_life | 2013-07-31 02:46 | 3654 Views | 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 | 1312 Views | 0 Comments

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

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Created By: Marvingirl | 2013-03-08 04:45 | 2889 Views | 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 | 1163 Views | 0 Comments

Based upon the recent article posted on Epilepsy.com 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 | 1246 Views | 0 Comments

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

Created By: Rhoni | 2012-11-18 23:06 | 4116 Views | 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 | 3222 Views | 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 | 989 Views | 1 Comment

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

Llora

Created By: tonerboy | 2012-06-29 01:32 | 2774 Views | 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...

Created By: dabbler | 2012-05-02 23:04 | 1145 Views | 1 Comment

My 9 year old son had Rolandic epilepsy.  We noticed that he had them more frequent when we ate Chinese food, known for using MSG (monosodium glutimate).  We stopped eating there and carefully...

Created By: jego | 2012-03-24 05:59 | 2541 Views | 0 Comments

Hi.
I'm 26 years old - male.

I've been suffering from AbsenceSeizure since I was a child. It comes suddenly then followed by a headache. It has a trigger though: Lack or Over sleep...

Created By: admin1 | 2012-01-04 10:12 | 694 Views | 0 Comments

I'd like to invite everyone to the Epilepsy Therapy Project Family Day - a conference for general public - that means all of us! It's being held in San Francisco on...

Created By: billcote | 2011-11-22 18:36 | 1512 Views | 0 Comments

Has anyone had any success in helping to control seizures by adding a manganese supplement to your diet? I found some interesting information online that led me to try taking manganese.

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Created By: verdean2 | 2011-09-22 11:03 | 941 Views | 1 Comment

I've had seisures for 40 years and tried almost all the popular AED's.  It's been along time since a smoked pot and I'm ready to try again.  My question is for the self medicators out there.  Do...

Created By: aac669 | 2011-06-01 20:27 | 782 Views | 2 Comments

Hello, everyone. I am 18 years old and am looking to experience shrooms with 2 good friends this Friday.
I had seizures since I was about 4, and they lasted until I was about
12. I...

Created By: peytonwelch | 2011-05-02 12:15 | 1048 Views | 3 Comments

I am 5 weeks post surgery.  My doctor says I need to work on my memory.  I live in Arkansas and he doesn't feel like there is effective therapy here.  My wife is an RN and I guess he thinks we...

Created By: peytonwelch | 2011-05-02 12:15 | 1363 Views | 6 Comments

I am 5 weeks post surgery.  My doctor says I need to work on my memory.  I live in Arkansas and he doesn't feel like there is effective therapy here.  My wife is an RN and I guess he thinks we...

Created By: specialneeds | 2011-04-20 14:48 | 827 Views | 1 Comment

I am
currently on 2000 mg Keppra, 450 mg Lamictal, and my doctor wants to
add Vimpat to the mix. I have read quite a few negative information
about it. What are the general side...

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