Topic: Complementary Therapies

Created By: bleedingheart | 2007-11-12 18:27 | 1139 Views | 4 Comments

Hi

    Has anyone tried using biofeedback to manage the stress that triggers seizures? Or even the seizures themselves? There is this computer program and hardware called Journey to Wild...

Created By: jj84gal | 2007-11-06 16:24 | 1009 Views | 4 Comments

I feel like I've been on every anti-convulsite in the world. I have been on literally seven drugs, and I'm sick of it. I'm still having seizurs, headaches, and dizzyspells. My doctor will not...

Created By: quintessence | 2007-11-04 22:56 | 6880 Views | 12 Comments

Has anyone had any experience with or know of people who have been cured of epilepsy by faith healing? Or have you or someone else prayed and not been healed? What was your experience like?

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Created By: Andrew314 | 2007-11-01 08:44 | 4314 Views | 8 Comments

My name is Andrew and I am 37yrs old. I have a very rare type of epilepsy known as Pyridoxine Dependent Epilepsy. I had my first seizure at two weeks old. I was in mum’s arms at home and the...

Created By: thecoach | 2007-10-27 11:22 | 658 Views | 1 Comment

I first started having seizures after a car accident in 1997. Initially, it was diagnosed as epilepsy. After 7 neurologists, the diagnosis changed to psychogenic seizures. Conventional...

Created By: Eternal howl | 2007-10-13 19:35 | 1170 Views | 0 Comments

Okay, this stuff I was taking until Wednesday was NASTY.

If you're looking at taking Skullcap or 5-HTP to help with your E, monitor your experience with it. I went into clinical depression...

Created By: xgi | 2007-10-07 15:20 | 1368 Views | 6 Comments

I'm going to see my doctor tuesday. I plan to tell him I use weed to control my sez. Does anyone else ever talk to your doctor about this?? I wish to have a good patient/doc relationship but I...

Created By: Eternal howl | 2007-10-05 03:36 | 1023 Views | 2 Comments

Has anyone tried this stuff?
GABA - gamma amino butyric acid.

I've been reading up about it lately as I look towards less traditional (you know, AEDS) treatments and I wonder, has...

Created By: kaladani | 2007-10-03 08:40 | 1072 Views | 5 Comments

My Daughter dani was diagnosed with having Tuberous sclerosis which is a condition which she has tumours in the brain causing her to have seziures which are still uncontrolled, the doctors have...

Created By: bernardcwe | 2007-10-02 08:56 | 4156 Views | 9 Comments

I am interested in hearing from anyone who has tried neurofeedback (either EEG or LENS types) and what your experience was like.

My wife had a lot of success with ...

Created By: michelle88 | 2007-10-01 12:59 | 10182 Views | 17 Comments

Has anybody experienced a decline in seizures due to yoga?

I am seriously thinking about starting classes twice a week but wanted to know other people's experiences.

Also, what...

Created By: Rohan | 2007-09-23 19:14 | 805 Views | 2 Comments

I've started using omega-3,B complex,calcium, magnesium and tunas, sardines as well. How long is it before any possible improvements may be realised. I'm having over 12 Complex partial seizures...

Created By: kmhewett | 2007-09-23 13:42 | 487 Views | 0 Comments

I was told by my chiroprator, that taking Coenzyme Q10, fish oils, and B complex vitamins would be OK to give a kid with seizures. I've heard of giving the other 2 but not about coenzyme. Anyone...

Created By: scorpio | 2007-09-14 08:57 | 981 Views | 3 Comments

Out of curiosity, I had a look at the annual Prescription Cost Analysis produced by the National Health Service in the UK. Among other things...

of the 9,000,000+ prescriptions for AEDs...

Created By: andreb | 2007-09-12 19:57 | 895 Views | 3 Comments

Hi eveyone,

I' a single father of 4 kids and one of my son is handicap due to stroke at is birth. Is actually 9 years old but mentaly is just like a 6 months baby. Whatever is really funny...

Created By: bleedingheart | 2007-09-11 17:36 | 1335 Views | 7 Comments

Hi
The Victoria Epilepsy and Parkinson's centre in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada has a stress management program. I attend this program and it has taught me some very useful skills...

Created By: gilliansmom | 2007-08-26 22:31 | 9594 Views | 19 Comments

I haven't seen anything here about treating seizure disorders with Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT).
I'm really quite surprised. I've seen amazing successes for my daughter as well as...

Created By: gina m farrell | 2007-07-28 22:55 | 832 Views | 2 Comments

Hi,
I am new here. My 4 year old daughter has had complex partial seizures since the age of 6 months. She has broken thru on dilantin, phenobarb and topamax. Currently she is on keppra,...

Created By: zuki4x4 | 2007-07-26 20:46 | 782 Views | 2 Comments

I have been thinking about alternatives and I have alot of interest in the Fatty/low carb diet or Omega3 supplements.

Here is my background: I am a 23-F

I have a Grand Mal ONCE a...

Created By: vgn-fs215b | 2007-07-22 13:33 | 537 Views | 0 Comments

I really need to know how these two go together. If you guys don't know what salvia is, look here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/...

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