Topic: Epilepsy: Insights & Strategies

Created By: K1mca | 2016-11-18 15:33 | 0 Comments

My son's epilepsy has recently returned (he has infantil spasms as a baby) and we're trying to get the meds right. Meanwhile his behaviour is off the chart. He's hyperactive,...

Created By: treadwell3b | 2016-08-26 06:45 | 1 Comment

My 4 year old granddaughter had her first seizure in May. Since then we have only had a 19 day period of controlled seizures. She has Doose syndrome and is experiencing frequent drop seizures (...

Created By: krobinson25 | 2016-03-29 13:46 | 0 Comments

Last Thursday I had some medication related issues and ended up having three TC seizures and a couple simple partials. Ever since then I have been nauseous and vomiting. Vomiting is a typical...

Created By: Seekinghelp123 | 2015-07-14 22:54 | 0 Comments

My brother is 34 years old and has had epilepsy since his early teens. He's gone years between seizures but within the last few years it's been more frequent, maybe a month or two in between...

Created By: Coping Hubby | 2015-04-06 00:23 | 0 Comments

Does anyone know,or have they had the VNS implant, and if so how are they doing? My wife has and appointment in June to get one because her seizures are becoming more impervious to her meds. Any...

Created By: OneSoFar | 2014-10-20 13:25 | 0 Comments

The reason that I am epileptic is due to a front and back brain injury (mosty the front) that occured almost 20 years ago. I've only actually had one seizure so far (recently), but my doctors say...

Created By: Eternal_Howl | 2014-10-16 19:34 | 0 Comments

I wasn't sure where to put this, but I need a moderator to assist me. I think this site has issues and now i have a post in a forum that I need removed. It's my post and the reason I want it...

Created By: Ramona1981 | 2014-10-14 11:10 | 1 Comment

I am a 32 year old female married with two little girls under the age of five. After trying several medications that did not control my seizures my doctor recommended the ketogenic diet! I am...

Created By: Candace21 | 2014-10-06 13:53 | 0 Comments

It took a long time for me get diagnosed because I am sensitive to chemicals/ fragrances.  It kept me isolated and in my house for 2-3 years. Finally, I was diagnosed with absence seizures and the...

Created By: robversion1973 | 2014-10-04 11:08 | 0 Comments

Since the age of 23, I have had what appear to, and diagnosed,  as having grandmal seizures. I have reached a point in my life where the fear of having a seizure is causing me so much fear that I...

Created By: soldier mike | 2014-09-18 05:23 | 0 Comments

Hello. My name is mike and 24. I was diagnosed in the ER yesterday as having focal seizures. I have had headaches for a few years. They usually hit as a sharp pain to one side of the head and last...

Created By: brandonsbongos | 2014-07-01 10:29 | 1 Comment

Hello, 

I'm new to this forum and was diagnosed with epilepsy a few months ago after living with it for about 4 years. 

I have simple partial seizures, which I have narrowed down to...

Created By: rosanna1980 | 2013-11-03 14:00 | 0 Comments

Hello Everyone!

In honor of Epilepsy Awareness Month, I have created a facebook page
strictly dedicated to epilepsy awareness. It is called "Seize My
Epilepsy". I don't have...

Created By: tlbeck20 | 2013-10-28 20:42 | 7 Comments

IS it just me or are other epileptics out there finding it tough to either keep a job or has an employer that just does not get what epilepsy is, what it does to the individual, what kind of life...

Created By: Lenaespv | 2013-03-18 08:14 | 1 Comment

Hi! We are four girls working on a project about epilepsy. We are thinking about developing a product (this is only in our minds, nothing serious) so we are checking out if this would be a product...

Created By: ingridpfau | 2013-01-30 17:52 | 0 Comments

Hello Everyone.

I am new to my.epilepsy.com. But I have plenty to say about epilepsy. I just made a 5min film for the neurofilmfest about my personal experience with epilepsy entitled "...

Created By: sam1am | 2013-01-25 12:43 | 0 Comments

Please go to https:/vimeo.com/57937802 and review my first draft of a video submission to the American Brain Fdn. for their Lets Cure Brain Disease contest. I also intend to adjust it to add to my...

Created By: sam1am | 2013-01-25 12:41 | 0 Comments

Please go to https:/vimeo.com/57937802 and review my first draft of a video submission to the American Brain Fdn. for their Lets Cure Brain Disease contest. I also intend to adjust it to add to my...

Created By: duvexy | 2012-12-08 03:31 | 0 Comments

Hello fellow friends and or doctors 

I would like to ask a question on what you have experienced, and or if you have experienced static electricity within your body?  Or, have you ever...

Created By: collie | 2012-10-06 08:25 | 0 Comments

EVERYONE THE MONTH OF OCTOBER IS PURPLE PUMPKIN PROJECT. WE ARE TRYING TO GET EVERYONE AROUND THE WORLD TO PAINT A PUMPKIN PURPLE FOR EPILEPSY. IF YOU READ THIS PLEASE PAINT A PUMPKIN AND...

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