A place to share questions, concerns, and challenges that adults with epilepsy may face in understanding, managing and living with seizures.

Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Adults

Created By: Shahar | 2017-01-14 04:58 | 0 Comments

I was wondering whether other people have noticed that they wake up when they experience simple partial seizures at night? I always assumed one sleeps through them, but I've noticed that...

Created By: lgrimes0812 | 2017-01-12 21:35 | 1 Comment

Okay, so for about 5 years now I've been having these weird deja by experiences that's are really strong. It's like I'm having a dream while awake. Afterwards I don't...

Created By: verohc27 | 2017-01-12 10:47 | 1 Comment

I am interested in finding out about people who where originally diagnosed with ABSENCE seizures, but did not out grow them.
Feel free to share your experience.

Created By: tmramgrl2000 | 2017-01-11 21:40 | 2 Comments

I've had epilepsy since I was about 14 and I'm 35 now. I suffer from tonic clonic seizures(seizure free for over a year)
My concern is that I've always had involuntary jerks...

Created By: puremage111 | 2017-01-09 10:26 | 0 Comments

hello everyone, i am 22 this year, male, malaysian.

The first time when i have this issue is when i am 13-14, where i stay up until 4-5 am, my body will jerk for like one or two second, at...

Created By: danny286 | 2017-01-06 12:58 | 0 Comments

Hello,
I have a question. I am 24 year old and yesterday I was at a club in which there were flashing lights and my doctor has always told me to avoid those lights. Nothing happened...

Created By: paddy55 | 2017-01-06 02:02 | 0 Comments

Hi all I have had reasonable control on epilim for most of my life was seizure free for 7 years up until 2015 after that the neuro wanted to change meds to generic keppra unfortunately I had two...

Created By: liza311 | 2017-01-04 23:56 | 1 Comment

Hi, I am a mom. My teenage son has had quite a few(4 clonic tonic seizures in the past month) in the restroom( when he is going #2). Has anybody experienced this? We see is neurologist soon. He...

Created By: Shook2013 | 2017-01-03 17:01 | 0 Comments

Hi. I'm 33 years old been having seizures for over 3 years. I ways officially diagnosed with TLE about a year ago after a 4-day EEG. Of course, even though I had had many seizures prior to...

Created By: thewalt1 | 2017-01-02 18:35 | 0 Comments

Hello all, I would like to invite you all personally to download and try out our app, BioMark EP. We have been working on this project for over a year and we've just released it to the Google...

Created By: lilybugs67 | 2017-01-01 18:59 | 0 Comments

I've had seizures for over a decade. I have had MS for 24 years. Because of the autoimmune disease, I've developed a serious allergy to processed corn. Corn syrup, processed sugars,...

Created By: Wheeyes | 2017-01-01 10:15 | 0 Comments

Hey all. I'm on Lamatrogine 200mg a day for a while now. Since I'm using Lamatrogine I can't handle alcohol (5+ glasses) anymore.. It makes me nauseas and I always have to vomit....

Created By: thanhvanchi | 2016-12-31 05:03 | 0 Comments

Hello all member!

I'm new to this board, hoping that someone can give me a little information or maybe let me know that I'm not losing my mind. I am 38, diagnosed 15 years ago...

Created By: thanhvanchi | 2016-12-31 04:53 | 1 Comment

Hello everyone!

I have a few questions I've wanted to ask for over 10 years, but I never asked my doctor because he might think I'm crazy. But today I found this website, so I...

Created By: candio | 2016-12-24 20:50 | 0 Comments

I have read repeated posts about using their primary doctor or any neurologist for seizure treatment. I have ALWAYS seen a neurologist for my seizures and I currently see neurologists at a...

Created By: langloisj2 | 2016-12-22 15:00 | 0 Comments

well I had epilepsy since I was like 5 and I don't really know why I got it. I have had trouble coming out about it since I met a certain guy. He is a sharp shooter and I consider him one of...

Created By: StacyLong1 | 2016-12-21 11:56 | 0 Comments

My husband has had epilepsy since he was 21, now 45. Over the past year, something has changed and he now has nocturnal seizures on a weekly basis. At first we thought it was the one or two beers...

Created By: Lexb8017 | 2016-12-19 22:01 | 1 Comment

This year I was diagnosed with epilepsy in April which has been very hard. I have been on 4 different medications and have finally been ok until the past 3 weeks. I'm on 200mg of Lamictal and...

Created By: First-timer | 2016-12-19 19:58 | 1 Comment

Alright, so I've become romantically involved with someone for the past 4 months who has epilepsy. She seems to have absence epilepsy and often after a really bad seizure her mentality...

Created By: mereloaded | 2016-12-19 11:24 | 1 Comment

I am not new to this rodeo. I am a seasoned parent of a teenager with epilepsy. Now that he is 18 and out in college, the stakes are different and so is my ability to help and understand....

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