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: Saixx | 2015-10-09 17:56 | 268 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, this is my first post here. I'm a 21 year old male diagnosed with epilepsy when I was 17. There was so many problems stemming from epilepsy as many of you young adults can understand what I...

Created By: brittany32893 | 2015-10-08 12:47 | 203 Views | 0 Comments

At the age of 14 I had my first grand mal seizure, an event that changed my life forever. Now at the age of 22, I have battled epilepsy for the last 8 years. Along the way I had to face many...

Created By: mushroommario | 2015-10-07 12:45 | 208 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone 

So the tests the neurologist ordered (MRI & EEG) both came back fine but I'm still no further with finding an answer to my episodes. I've now been discharged with no follow...

Created By: Jfettig02 | 2015-10-06 14:47 | 255 Views | 1 Comment

I have partial complex seizures that are the result of multiple concussions from my football playing days back in high school. I had gone over a year and a half without any issues but had a random...

Created By: caz2015 | 2015-10-06 08:40 | 229 Views | 1 Comment

Hey everyone , I have been having problems with de ja vu feelings along with vivid flashbacks and losing awareness along with dizziness and short term memory loss (forgetting what year it is some...

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Created By: Dayana92x | 2015-09-30 16:01 | 287 Views | 0 Comments

I've recently graduated college in the criminal justice field. My dream is to become a part of law  enforcement. I recently got disqualified from corrections and now the police department told me...

Created By: avonlady | 2015-09-30 09:48 | 239 Views | 0 Comments

For years I was being put on seizures medication.  They had never checked my blood. We where telling them that every time I started going into theses I was grabbing water and trying to get...

Created By: Steve Coats | 2015-09-28 21:35 | 258 Views | 0 Comments

I am going to drop the use (SLOWLY) my meds. I have noticed a huge decrease in my seizures since I started on Holdens Hope ( hemp paste). My question to the people out there is how slow do I...

Created By: Kiedis | 2015-09-28 04:56 | 224 Views | 1 Comment

 

 

Hi,

Feeling very confused, on sat night while out having a meal I had some sort of episode I knew something didn't feel right and told my partner I didn't feel well, that'...

Created By: Mjs8988 | 2015-09-27 18:27 | 202 Views | 0 Comments

 

Hi,

I just googled a question and came across a related post. I'm not sure if I just had a seizure? This has happened before, the first time being about four years ago. I did...

Created By: cuppie_cake95@yahoo.com | 2015-09-26 08:43 | 254 Views | 2 Comments

 

Ok, so a couple months ago my neuro said there's a possibility that I could have partial epilepsy. Yesterday While I was at work, I was standing for awhile so I don't think it was my...

Created By: shanike34 | 2015-09-25 23:27 | 184 Views | 1 Comment

I AM 34 YEARS OLD. MY SEZUIRES ARE MUCH BETTER. I have a 8years old and want another one. I feel at 34 It my choice when I should do what I want, but my mother tell me I shouldn't within the next...

Created By: aglickman | 2015-09-25 22:59 | 200 Views | 0 Comments

I have been living with epilepsy since I was thirteen years old... 8 years now. I got a 72 hour EEG and it came back clean! I was so happy the neurologist said I might be growing out of them. My...

Created By: pookiegsfuturewife80 | 2015-09-25 20:58 | 176 Views | 0 Comments

I been having seizures 20 years since I was 15 for the past 6 months I have tingles like I'm about to have a seizure and I make sure I take my medications every day and when I have a these tingles...

Created By: ness4378 | 2015-09-25 17:07 | 191 Views | 0 Comments

I first starting have nocturnal seizures at the age of about 12/13
Remained on medication until the age of about 18 when I moved overseas and the neurologist said that I didn't have epilepsy...

Created By: Zargonof | 2015-09-25 10:43 | 214 Views | 0 Comments

I have been at my job for about three years and I have been able to manage my seizures well until now. I have never told my job about any of my health issues and they haven't presented a...

Created By: twitchymissy | 2015-09-25 10:08 | 183 Views | 0 Comments

I was diagnosed with focal pointm\, Grand mal seizures when I turned 14, almost 15. My family (mother, step father, grandparents..) all kept me holed up in the house, they resented me for having...

Created By: Zargonof | 2015-09-25 03:38 | 160 Views | 0 Comments

I have been at my job for about three years and I have been able to manage my seizures well until now. I have never told my job about any of my health issues and they haven't presented a danger...

Created By: RonaldJohnson | 2015-09-23 10:58 | 225 Views | 0 Comments

I have been diagnosed with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy and am about to begin exploring surgical options. I am having and sEEG at the end of the month to further pinpoint focal point....

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