Topic: Complementary Therapies

Created By: bleedingheart | 2007-05-22 23:48 | 2593 Views | 3 Comments

Has anyone had experience with taking the amino acid L-Glutamine? I have seen it advertised as a muscle building supplement but it is also quoted as having benefits for epilepsy. But I always...

Created By: budy | 2007-05-12 01:43 | 798 Views | 1 Comment

ive done alota reading up on this stuff and its benifits. it apears to be a blend of amino acids, i understand that it has been used for epilepsy and had some positive results. im trying to find...

Created By: JoshuaM | 2007-04-30 20:01 | 782 Views | 3 Comments

I am looking to find doctors that work with natural medicine which are Neurologists in Arizona, closer to the Mesa/Tempe/Chandler area. Possibly doctors practicing Chinese medicine. Also doctors...

Created By: tesmar2000 | 2007-04-27 11:40 | 4991 Views | 7 Comments

I've seen alot of sites on line about the use of omega 3s with epilepsy. Can anyone tell me what experiences they have had with that therapy and what type of epilepsy they have (frontal lobe,...

Created By: depress gf | 2007-04-24 00:16 | 857 Views | 2 Comments

Hi all, would like to find out whether it is normal to experience constipation after taking omega-3? my bf used to have quite a regular bowel system, but after taking thee omega-3 pills, he found...

Created By: depress gf | 2007-04-19 04:30 | 700 Views | 2 Comments

Hi all, these 2 days i have done some research and it seems that Omega-3 seems to have some beneficial effects for epilepsy patients. Just go to any search engine and key 'Omega-3 for epilepsy'...

Created By: liliansabina | 2007-04-05 21:57 | 346 Views | 0 Comments


I've also gone off gluten and most dairy (cow) foods...foods that might be not so helpful for epileptics.

Created By: liliansabina | 2007-04-05 21:56 | 7128 Views | 18 Comments

Hi everyone,

So, I'm a 38 yo epilepsy patient, diagnosed at 20 with simple partials that can generalize. I've been through several drugs, unacceptable side effects, gone OFF drugs (3 years...

Created By: Anonymous | 2007-04-05 02:35 | 1324 Views | 5 Comments

I was looking up Deer Velvet for my mother in law and found out that it can help with Epilepsy. Deer Velvet has alot benefits for arthritis relief and joint health, increased vitality and well...

Created By: dockeryz | 2007-03-26 16:53 | 757 Views | 4 Comments

Ever since I was really little, say 5 or 6, or the farthest back that I can remember, I've had this problem with looking up. Say for instance there's a television mounted near the ceiling. If I...

Created By: Linz | 2007-03-21 14:15 | 1108 Views | 4 Comments

Does anyone know anything about some sort of device that would detect seizures a couple minutes before they occur? What about the possibility of that instead of drug therapy?

Created By: pixiedust | 2007-03-12 23:22 | 1251 Views | 5 Comments

Im 21 years old and Ive noticed a few long BRIGHT white hair strands ...mostly on the right side of my head. I plucked out like 7 white hairs already... and Im hoping theres no more. I had surgery...

Created By: cheryl pelletier | 2007-02-26 16:13 | 11875 Views | 22 Comments

I'm a massage therapist and just wanted to ask anyone who has epilepsy if they ever receive massage and whether or not they find it beneficial or if it is contraindicated

Created By: mths | 2007-02-23 11:19 | 374 Views | 0 Comments

I found some info about electrostatic treatment for epilepsy, through internet.

However, I am not sure how reliable is the info.

If anybody has more info, or has tried the treatment...

Created By: Anonymous | 2007-01-18 13:57 | 428 Views | 1 Comment

Hi. Im Christine, Im 21, and I started having seizures in 2006.

The first one happened in March, while I was in class. I had apnea (stopped breathing) and I started to tense up, but all of...

Created By: bleedingheart | 2007-01-06 16:15 | 1811 Views | 1 Comment

Has anybody used coenzyme Q10 in their epilepsy treatment? Were there any good / bad results? Did the doctor have any comments as to why it could / could not be used in seizure management?

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-11-07 10:06 | 1276 Views | 7 Comments

This is making me a little nervous. I'm just not sure what to think.

My family doctor (the one I don't particularly care for and am working on ridding myself of) decided back in September...

Created By: joshua2006 | 2006-10-15 23:43 | 438 Views | 1 Comment

In case, you find any of these therapies helpful...let us know..
QuickDoctors.Com - List of Therapies

Good Luck..


Created By: akq08 | 2006-10-10 23:41 | 1783 Views | 2 Comments

I switched from Depakote to Lamictal due to some personal issues. I was seizure free on Depakote for about 10 years. I'm currently taking 800 mg of lamictal and have a breakthrough seizure...

Created By: Peter Bloom | 2006-10-09 18:55 | 421 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone had experience with the healing approaches of electro-magnetic field therapy or working with a well-respected shaman? Are you aware of any problems with or contra-indications to these...