A place for those who care for and about people with epilepsy - caring for yourselves as well as those around you.

Topic: Family & Friends

Created By: g'smom | 2005-04-03 13:46 | 2 Comments

Help! My 2 yr old was born early with gastroschisis. 3 weeks later we were home after about 2 weeks she started arching back with her body straight and screaming the entire time. We had colic of...

Created By: carlsona | 2005-04-01 03:06 | 7 Comments

Aloha,My name is Amber and my younger brother (he's 3 years younger, 21) just had a grand mal seizure yesterday in Washington state. He doesn't have any insurance. Luckily the hospital he went...

Created By: oodaloopy | 2005-03-31 09:02 | 15 Comments

Ever since my son was old enough sit up and be spoon-fed he would occasionally have, what I know wonder is, a seizure.  I have never noticed him to have one out side of his highchair (until today...

Created By: ally | 2005-03-30 21:48 | 11 Comments

While talking to a "friend," he confided in me that he wanted to tell me something but didn't at the same time because everyone else whom he told just left him or ignored him; they got scared off...

Created By: rhosgirl | 2005-03-30 02:03 | 2 Comments

So I was feeling fine and then on Easter Sunday, I have a seizure. It's been almost 6 mths since my last one and I just thought this was just typical of me. I have a tendencey to have seizures on...

Created By: kaaye | 2005-03-29 14:33 | 4 Comments

Sorry this might end up being a double post (I was just trying to change the "folder" of my new post from Please need help to General...sorry if i mix this up..... I came here a few months ago bc...

Created By: kimmie34 | 2005-03-29 09:30 | 9 Comments

WELL I DONT KNOW WHERE TO START BUT HERE I GO I HAVE A SON THAT IS 12 NOW BUT AT AGE 3MONTHS PR SO WE STARTED HAVING SEZURES THAT SAID HE WAS APRATING ON MILK WE WAS SENT TO MEMPHIS SAID HE...

Created By: aeboyle | 2005-03-28 14:33 | 2 Comments

my boyfriend has just been amazing the past week since my seizure on monday. he stayed with me in the ER for five hours, he drove me to the neurologist the next day, he has gotten me anything i...

Created By: meningiomamommakelli | 2005-03-28 14:29 | 5 Comments

I have a question for my sister. Her son is almost 6 years old. He has been sleepwalking for nealy a year but it is getting worse. What I mean by worst is that he is now loosing control of his...

Created By: kathy | 2005-03-23 09:13 | 2 Comments

HiI have been reading the post from this cite for week now and have gotten alot of information. It has been great for our sense of well being,but as you all know our hearts still get in the way...

Created By: saffr0n | 2005-03-23 06:17 | 1 Comment

Enter   To all those wives...

Created By: pegasus332266 | 2005-03-22 11:40 | 17 Comments

How do you parents with kids with partial seizures cope with the medical system? My daughter who suffers from complex partial seizures had a seizure this morning at the school bus stop. The...

Created By: zacharysmom | 2005-03-21 14:55 | 1 Comment

My son was just diagnosed last week with IS after having the episodes for about 10 months. He has them upon awakening from sleep. They started him on Zonegran and it is killing his stomach. He isn...

Created By: deleena | 2005-03-21 07:55 | 7 Comments

Hi, My 10 year old son was at school last week, on playground and had a grand mal seizure. He never has had any illness or been sick in any way. However, my 13 year old son started in second grade...

Created By: dcurbeau | 2005-03-20 21:12 | 5 Comments

Hello,This is my first time posting.  In September my 3 year old daughter got up into my arms and had her first grand mal seizure.  Probably the scariest time of my life.  That night and the...

Created By: ashli | 2005-03-18 19:14 | 36 Comments

Hello.  My 4 yr old son has just been diagnosed (1 week ago) with complex partial epilepsy.  We initially thought he was having night terrors (began at 2 yr old).  He has only had 3 episodes in...

Created By: deleena | 2005-03-17 10:03 | 34 Comments

Hi, I posted a couple of weeks ago. Just when I thought things couldnt get worse. He has had a total of 3 tonic clonic seizures in 3 weeks. The bad thing is 2 of them have been at school....

Created By: manprasert | 2005-03-17 09:38 | 5 Comments

Hi! My fiance has been on epilepsy medication since he was nine years old and know is 28. We plan on having natural children in the future and we are aware that there is a chance he is sterile...

Created By: jant | 2005-03-17 08:54 | 2 Comments

Hello,My name is Tom, my neighbour- Eliza - suffers from epilepsy, and she asked me to send her list via internet. Maybe sombody knows how to help her (some organizations, fundations?). If you can...

Created By: staceychil | 2005-03-15 10:12 | 0 Comments

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