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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: craigory8 | 2006-12-06 15:34 | 257 Views | 9 Comments

Hello everyone:

I am new to this but am wondering if anyone out there is experience the same thing as myself. I was diagnosed with eplipsy last year. I am 32 now. I feel very badly for...

Created By: quirky | 2006-12-05 08:16 | 257 Views | 5 Comments

Hi

I was just wondering if anyone out there ever experiences dreaming of having a grand mal seizure or the start of having a grand mal seizure,and possibly wake up from it and find it is...

Created By: Gilzy | 2006-12-04 20:17 | 346 Views | 6 Comments

i had my first seizure (or at least that we know of) about a month ago. It was at night. I've had seizures since then, but only at night! i saw my neurologist today and got put on meds (keppra)...

Created By: cody | 2006-12-02 13:41 | 173 Views | 1 Comment

Hello, my name is Cody. I'm a 41 year old male who's been recently diagnosed with 'Right front temperal lobe epilepsy'.
I've had epilepsy since the age of 10 but only 3 Grand Mals during my...

Created By: borgmanjayce | 2006-12-02 04:50 | 164 Views | 1 Comment

Back in July this year I applied for Disability Living Allowance from the Department for Works and Pensions in the UK as I was told that I could claim this benefit due to me suffering from...

Created By: catinhat95 | 2006-12-01 20:29 | 210 Views | 2 Comments

My husband woke up in the middle of the night in April with stroke like symptoms and things have not been the same! He has suffered from rapid heartbeats for years but that night was the worst....

Created By: Looking4AwayOut | 2006-12-01 04:43 | 751 Views | 7 Comments

Hi everyone. My name is Allison. For the past 3 years now, I've had pseudo seizures. They haven't been really bad up until this last month.
I started having them at the age of 17 (almost 18...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-11-30 08:56 | 286 Views | 2 Comments

so I woke up this morning and I'm standing there washing last night's dishes and all of a sudden I get these goosebumps only on the left side of my scalp. I wasn't cold/shivering etc, and I didn'...

Created By: nyadi | 2006-11-30 03:25 | 142 Views | 2 Comments

hey my name is purity i have been epileptic for the past 17years i have learnt to live with it.but what bothers me is that every time i get an attack which is always at night my mum comes by my...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-11-29 21:34 | 131 Views | 1 Comment

how long before the results from my AEEG come in? I returned the equipment 13 November. (Becc, I know you just finished your VEEG~I'm sure you want the results of yours as well) is it like 4 -5...

Created By: hmselby2 | 2006-11-29 13:37 | 9931 Views | 18 Comments

Hi, I was only recently diagnosed with epilepsy, and upon the suggestion of a friend who also has it I have been trying to document different things that could be my "triggers" for seizures and...

Created By: Peaches78 | 2006-11-29 00:26 | 201 Views | 4 Comments

Ok I've been having symptoms of simple partial and complex partial seizures since around May of 2005. At first I thought it was a panic attack or just stress even though I have a degree in...

Created By: suebear | 2006-11-28 21:34 | 298 Views | 4 Comments

Has anyone ever dealt with a tech who just doesn't get what the real deal is? I mean when you have requested a pain reliever and they haven't gone through with it, how do you deal with it? I'm...

Created By: suebear | 2006-11-28 20:12 | 172 Views | 1 Comment

I'm planning on moving forward with PT due to a major back injury. What I'd like to know is there anyone here who's been through a similar situation and what type of tips can you give me? I'm...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-11-27 10:44 | 148 Views | 3 Comments

Maybe I'm just looking for an excuse, I don't know.

Do you find you are more punchy or irritable the day after you have a seizure? What about the day before?

How do you deal with...

Created By: suebear | 2006-11-26 20:44 | 119 Views | 0 Comments

I'm curious to know if any of you that have seizes have/have had an experience with myofacial FM, chronic pain syndrome?

The reason I ask is I'm going through both and having one hell of a...

Created By: Mary G. | 2006-11-24 13:37 | 379 Views | 14 Comments

Hello everyone! This is all new to me so please understand that I have alot of questions. I went to my neuro this week and he told me that my jerks that I've had all of my life are Myoclonic sz'...

Created By: fzMousie | 2006-11-23 09:38 | 491 Views | 7 Comments

I was reading an article on cognitive impairment. There were a few interesting short tests. One of them was to count backwards by 7 from 100 as far as you could.

I am 27. I have an...

Created By: pkelde99 | 2006-11-21 20:19 | 291 Views | 4 Comments

Hi,
I might post a few questions. I have so much in my head that I haven't been able to get out there. My neuro is kind of a jerk to me, so I am going to start here and go from there....

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-21 06:59 | 4814 Views | 13 Comments

Do you guys ever feel like your skin on your head or your actual skull is shivering or crawling?

Was wondering if this is a E thing or a normal thing?

Bege - Mungo-Beanossss!

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