Topic: Epilepsy and College

Created By: GraceMarie | 2016-12-06 01:45 | 0 Comments

Hey y'all, I was diagnosed when I was 9 after I had a few large seizures that couldn't be explained. Before I was diagnosed I was a straight A student and then literally immediately...

Created By: mereloaded | 2016-12-02 11:44 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone.

As some of you may know, my son graduated GS and is now in college. He decided not to take his medication anymore, and stay up all night, and after 2 months he got a TC, it...

Created By: Hafdis | 2016-09-09 13:33 | 1 Comment

Hi there
I had several seizures when I was 17. I then found the right medication and was seizure-free for 9 years. Then I got a seizure last year after switching to Keppra, and my dosage was...

Created By: AuroraStone | 2016-06-15 06:53 | 0 Comments

Thesis is an integral part of essay. It is the summary of personal research findings. To develop a thesis is a little bit difficult process and I am here to ask for writing help, because I need to...

Created By: cherd95 | 2016-05-31 16:00 | 0 Comments

My 17-year old daughter was diagnosed with Epilepsy when she was 2 years old. She had her right temporal lobe and hippocampus removed when she was 3 and has thankfully been seizure-free ever since...

Created By: x3jeessss | 2016-05-14 10:50 | 0 Comments

Hey guys,
I was 9 when I first started having fainting spells (about once or twice a year) and never saw a doctor about it because my parents always attributed it to me being too hot, not...

Created By: Smilemily | 2016-05-11 19:49 | 0 Comments

Hello,

I am a college student who recently inherited the Epilepsy Awareness Club at my university. I was wondering if there is anyone else out there who also has a similar club at their...

Created By: runnergirl96 | 2016-04-25 13:00 | 0 Comments

Hey so I'm 19 and am a freshman in college. I had my first grand mal seizure when I was 5. All results were inconclusive and I was put on medication for 5 years. But all of a sudden last...

Created By: Smilemily | 2016-04-10 17:45 | 0 Comments

Hello,

I am a freshman in college and I have had epilepsy for the past three years. I have never really managed to get control of my epilepsy. The longest I have gone without seizing is two...

Created By: tlamaste | 2016-04-05 06:11 | 0 Comments

Hello, my name is Tim, I am 20 years old, a college student aspiring to be a Nurse and I have Epilepsy. To be honest, my condition isn't that bad compared to most with my disease. I have...

Created By: ctb70 | 2016-03-31 14:49 | 1 Comment

I am 22 years old. I have grown up with jolting, especially when I was hungover or tired. This past November I had my first (and only) grand mal seizure. I have been taking 200mg of Lamictal...

Created By: Gabrielle7 | 2016-02-21 20:22 | 2 Comments

It's been extremely frustrating lately because my grand- mal seizures have really been kicking in again, and I feel behind in every way possible. My roommates and my boyfriend try to understand...

Created By: daisyaraujo92@gmail.com | 2015-11-28 13:42 | 0 Comments

hy my name is Daisy. I am 23 years old. Was diagnosed with epilepsy at 16. Thankfully the meds r a huge help &as long as i take them as i should my seizures r controlled. Was in college but...

Created By: mandyrose | 2015-11-17 21:40 | 1 Comment

So, I know drinking with epilepsy is a no go for most of us. For me, personally, I don't even know what it is like to be intoxicated because I am seizing long before I have a chance (I am talking...

Created By: GenevieveMarie11 | 2015-10-28 19:45 | 0 Comments

I did not sign up for this. 

A year ago I was able to play college soccer with no problem and now my coaches are scared to put me in because I might have a seziure. And they have a right to...

Created By: valarie.johnson@gmail.com | 2015-08-14 12:20 | 0 Comments

Hi all,

I am getting my master's degree online (something I definitely recommend to other epileptics - it's so much easier to replay the lecture if you have a seizure in the middle of it...

Created By: cmm2308 | 2015-06-17 17:57 | 0 Comments

I am 20 years old and was recently diagnosed with JME (Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy). My first and only seizure was about 2 months ago, and between the time that I had the seizure and started my...

Created By: Chelsssx413 | 2015-05-07 06:47 | 1 Comment

So the other day I was super tired so I slept in really late only to wake up with an upset stomach. I thought I needed to poop since I was nauseous so I headed to the bathroom. When I sat down on...

Created By: alampright | 2015-04-20 17:37 | 2 Comments

Hi there,

My name is Anne. I am a college student who has been living with epilepsy since I was 13, and I am turning 21 in three days. I started to experiment with drinking when I was...

Created By: wilson1201 | 2015-04-16 12:44 | 2 Comments

I am a faculty member in a four year program preparing graduate students for a career in a healthcare related field.  We have accepted a student into our program with epilepsy.  The student will...

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