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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: pccoder | 2006-06-29 13:05 | 1515 Views | 4 Comments

I have been involved in skydiving for about 3 years now. I've done 121 solo jumps and 3 tandems. Unfortunately, I have had 2 grand mal seizures now (both since I started jumping). I had pretty...

Created By: Joyce | 2006-06-29 10:53 | 166 Views | 1 Comment

Hi everyone,

First of all, I missed posting my feelings and thoughts for the past two months here and I missed all of you who were so kind too me. I hope some of you still remember me, if...

Created By: WendyBendy | 2006-06-29 10:08 | 141 Views | 0 Comments

I have had tonic clonics in my sleep for years. recently I was on the phone with my mom and the next thing I knew I was sorting a load of clothes!My Dr. said it was partials. I am new to the...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-06-29 07:43 | 264 Views | 9 Comments

I have a question about my obligations in the office.

I know I am obligated to give a final answer to the boss. He has been so incredibly wonderful and understanding! (Would it be...

Created By: pccoder | 2006-06-29 06:37 | 188 Views | 4 Comments

I had two small seizures in high school (back in 1988) and was placed on Dilantin for 2 years. All tests showed nothing so after the two years ended, combined with the fact that I had moved away...

Created By: hersh66 | 2006-06-28 16:19 | 153 Views | 2 Comments

I'm worried and confused and would like to hear some thoughts from people who have experienced what I have. To make this readable and not too long I will summarize my experience:

- 7/8/05...

Created By: kevinmo99 | 2006-06-28 15:08 | 175 Views | 4 Comments

I have just been informed that i am going to lose my job for sure. Have been dealing with for a long time and i am dealing with all the fun emotions that go along with epilepsy. Did not have a...

Created By: WendyBendy | 2006-06-27 16:25 | 174 Views | 4 Comments

i have been having a horrible time with my memory lately, more now than usual. I could not seem to remember the date (nothing new) so I wrote it on a post it and put on the computer so I wouldn't...

Created By: sainteris | 2006-06-27 12:02 | 167 Views | 2 Comments

I'm just wondering if this has happened to anyone else.I have the flu and I'm not taking any meds for it,I'm just drinking hot chammomile tea and trying to sleep it off.I keep getting auras while...

Created By: Butterflygrl | 2006-06-26 15:41 | 341 Views | 28 Comments

I just wanted to share the good news with everyone, that I am 1 year seizure-free today!!
YAYE!

I also want to thank everyone on this site who have been an EXCELLENT means of support...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-06-26 08:43 | 148 Views | 1 Comment

...that reminded me of an old vacation.

Of course, the smell is gone now.

It smelled like fur and the ocean.

It smelled like an old cabin we stayed in on the coast in the...

Created By: RamblinJScott | 2006-06-24 13:25 | 192 Views | 4 Comments

When I'm really tired after work and I am sitting on the couch, sometimes I swear I am in a room full of people. But it's just me and my wife. My mind keeps feeling like it's "tilting" towards...

Created By: rebpow | 2006-06-24 12:29 | 1646 Views | 9 Comments

I've notice recently that I'll be thinking about something and then one of the words or pharases will repeat in my head for hours or sometimes all day. This will also happen with a song, which...

Created By: heatherlea | 2006-06-24 08:46 | 173 Views | 5 Comments

I was involved in a major accident on July 3, 2001. I had a massive head injury as a result and after coming out of a short coma, I began having seizures. I went through several different anti-...

Created By: gretchen1 | 2006-06-23 16:07 | 145 Views | 0 Comments

I am having a little bit of cognitive problems plz bear withhhh:

First time I saw an adfor AEDs in a natiional mag. I'm going to copy it because it does not say what was said to me when I...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-06-21 07:20 | 216 Views | 6 Comments

Does anyone else here find that a strictly structured routine helps to combat the memory loss associated with seizures?

My husband and I have talked about bringing in a very strict routine...

Created By: gretchen1 | 2006-06-20 16:05 | 10196 Views | 24 Comments

I am plagued by muscle twitching. Last night as I was falling asleep it was especially bad, so I decided to start a thread.

I didn't have this right after I was diagnosed. I had an open...

Created By: Jana33 | 2006-06-19 15:10 | 139 Views | 0 Comments

I WENT TO SEE MY NERUOLOGISTS TODAY AND HE ADDED PHENOBARBITAL 60MGS AT BED TIME ALONE WITH THE TRILEPTAL 300MG TWICE A DAY. I WAS SO AFRAID OF GETTING MEDS ADDED WITH WHAT I WAS TAKING. I NEVER...

Created By: arlin prananingrum | 2006-06-18 20:38 | 269 Views | 11 Comments

I was in seizures two days ago.An absence seizure.I got the seizure at my office,it used to be holliday in my office, Saturday, but I had to work extra that's so many job I should done.I got the...

Created By: arlin prananingrum | 2006-06-18 20:38 | 232 Views | 0 Comments

I was in seizures two days ago.An absence seizure.I got the seizure at my office,it used to be holliday in my office, Saturday, but I had to work extra that's so many job I should done.I got the...

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