Topic: Epilepsy.com Help

Created By: LearyT | 2016-05-15 13:52 | 106 Views | 3 Comments

I first want to start by saying I've been a member for a while but this is my first post so please forgive me if this is in the wrong place. I also want to apologize for this being so long,...

Created By: jooy19 | 2016-05-14 18:39 | 68 Views | 1 Comment

I had my first seizure when I was 10 (I am now 16). It was later discovered that I had a brain cyst which erupted after over stressing my brain. The doctors said it was better off keeping it in me...

Created By: Gcuje | 2016-05-14 15:11 | 64 Views | 1 Comment

I accidentally took both of my day's doses this morning, one at the scheduled time and one four hours later. I feel fine just drowsy. I don't know whether or not to take another dose...

Created By: PattyD | 2016-05-13 11:01 | 69 Views | 1 Comment

After having been dehydrated and getting a seizure during the night (losing consciousness), my 29 year-old son had an EEG with convulsions. The seizure occurred in California. He flew back to...

Created By: alexthegreat | 2016-05-03 22:06 | 78 Views | 0 Comments

I've had epilepsy since the age of seven and after having medication the seizures have been on and off. For the past 6 months they have been getting worse to the point that they occurred...

Created By: xavier rd | 2016-05-01 17:53 | 95 Views | 0 Comments

I know little about epilepsy but I looked up what I've been experiencing and epilepsy keeps appearing. I have had two bad episodes which I was alone in one, the other i passed out after...

Created By: my2boys99 | 2016-04-18 09:35 | 123 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, I am an almost 45 year old wife and mom of two sons (ages 17 and 19). I was dianosed with simple partial seizures about 15 years ago. I never lost consciousness with mine - I would just get...

Created By: iwh62 | 2016-04-18 09:34 | 86 Views | 0 Comments

A little background...My 15 y.o. daughter was diagnosed with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy in June 2011 following a grand mal seizure. She was potentially misdiagnosed with Postural Orthostatic...

Created By: sperez2010 | 2016-04-16 11:49 | 163 Views | 5 Comments

My daughter age 5 has been doing this since she was 2. We have taken her to the Dr. But they always said it was nothing,they don't happen very often maybe every 5, 8 weeks. When she has this...

Created By: NotAgain | 2016-04-02 11:01 | 124 Views | 0 Comments

Hi,
My mom started having seizures when I was a child around 8 or 9 and she was in her early 30s. Medication never seemed to help her much and she died from breaking her neck during a...

Created By: RandomDoe | 2016-03-28 04:48 | 150 Views | 2 Comments

I understand that clearly a lot of people use the internet who also have epilepsy (I don't have it just have a question). I am aware that some images/videos can trigger seizures and there are...

Created By: alexthegreat | 2016-03-18 01:10 | 116 Views | 0 Comments

Alright so I've had epilepsy since the age of 7 ( official diagnoses but I had seizures before that) I only had Petit mal/ absence seizures and I took lamictal, zorontin and focalin and my...

Created By: Littlet | 2016-03-11 17:28 | 126 Views | 0 Comments

So I went to have an EEG and these were the results in the report:

"EEG Showed Sharps in the right temporal posterior temporal region with HV and PS"

So... My question is...

Created By: Jencar24 | 2016-02-27 02:51 | 149 Views | 0 Comments

I was wondering if this could be seizures in my sleep? I get this weird shaking and feeling in my head sometimes when I'm asleep. Ifeel like either in my dreams or before I'm awake that...

Created By: michalski | 2016-02-15 10:47 | 146 Views | 1 Comment

This may sound silly but I am having issues with transporting around my sons Diazepam syringe.  I have not ruined 2 in my purse.  I have put them in a zippered pouch but becasue the pouch  is not...

Created By: mtenglish@hotmail.com | 2016-02-14 16:32 | 154 Views | 1 Comment

Hey,

I'm a 25 yr old male and I was born with Peti mal epilepsy. They have never been able to stabilise my fits with medication and have my good months and bad months normally having 1 to 3...

Created By: Karula | 2016-02-08 19:48 | 200 Views | 0 Comments

No doubt using low-level light therapy to treat epilepsy must be controversial. Are there any good studies that prove its efficacy in epilpsy or in potential or discovered dangers?

I cannot...

Created By: Lehp | 2016-02-04 07:00 | 240 Views | 1 Comment

Hello everyone right now I'm in the hostpital I've been in here for about 5 days the doctors are running ton of test because I've had my first seizure. The way this seizure happen I was in my...

Created By: CarieJean | 2016-01-25 10:30 | 198 Views | 1 Comment

I have generalized tonic clonic seizures.  I usually have them at night. My boyfriend said last night I "spaced out" and then I hit him and pushed him and stayed "spaced out" for 6 minutes then...

Created By: Savy_lyn | 2016-01-19 21:47 | 179 Views | 1 Comment

I have Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy. I have had lots of myoclonic jerks, and two tonic clonic seizures. I have been taking Topamax and my seizures have been under control since 2011.

I was...

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