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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: staceychil | 2006-07-05 12:24 | 279 Views | 1 Comment

By Author Stacey Chillemi

High self-esteem-like having money-something we think everyone else has but us. Yet having low self-esteem is perhaps the most common flaw of mankind. The...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 12:22 | 131 Views | 0 Comments

MOVING AHEAD

To accept epilepsy into life, you must look it at it positively and realize that there is no such thing as a perfect person. There is no need to feel a sense of embarrassment...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 12:16 | 161 Views | 0 Comments

Coping with Epilepsy
By Author Stacey Chillemi

It is selfish and pure laziness to pity ourselves because we have epilepsy. You must learn how to cope with your problems so you can...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 10:22 | 176 Views | 1 Comment

The book that Stacey Chillemi has written is Available NOW!

This book has the most in depth-coverage of important development topics found anywhere on epilepsy, called "Live Learn and Be...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 10:21 | 169 Views | 0 Comments

I woke up one night in the hours of darkness,
I sat up straight in my bed to find a shimmering light in my closet
I woke up one night in the hours of darkness,
I sat up straight...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 10:14 | 165 Views | 0 Comments

Manalapan resident Stacey Chillemi, 33, understands the difficulties inherent in growing up with epilepsy.

Manalapan resident Stacey Chillemi, 33, understands the difficulties inherent in...

Created By: staceychil | 2006-07-05 10:10 | 159 Views | 0 Comments

Living life with epilepsy can be a colossal struggle. Nevertheless, if you Chillemi, it is a challenge and an opportunity to help others.

Written By Jenna Martin
Senior Editor of...

Created By: susie27 | 2006-07-04 17:01 | 167 Views | 2 Comments

my mother has nocturnal epilepsy, and recently she has somehow started getting up either before or during a seizure and subsequently injuring herself by falling over, usually in the bathroom. I...

Created By: javafoofoo | 2006-07-04 14:02 | 148 Views | 0 Comments

Hi,
My name is Angie and I'm new to this thing...not epilepsy, that is. I had my first seizure when I was 12 years old (I'm now 26) and have been having erratic grand mals ever since. It's...

Created By: arlin prananingrum | 2006-07-03 04:39 | 244 Views | 6 Comments

I often read about ketogenic diet, and that's good for E in child. But anyone knows if it can be work for adult too? If the we don't have diabetes or other diseses that the risk factor are the...

Created By: arlin prananingrum | 2006-07-03 04:39 | 150 Views | 0 Comments

I often read about ketogenic diet, and that's good for E in child. But anyone knows if it can be work for adult too? If the we don't have diabetes or other diseses that the risk factor are the...

Created By: arlin prananingrum | 2006-07-03 04:39 | 296 Views | 4 Comments

I often read about ketogenic diet, and that's good for E in child. But anyone knows if it can be work for adult too? If the we don't have diabetes or other diseses that the risk factor are the...

Created By: RamblinJScott | 2006-07-02 16:18 | 3892 Views | 5 Comments

Since being diagnosed with epilepsy 3 months ago and reading these posts and participating in the chat rooms I have learned so much. For instance. The world does not periodically just smell like...

Created By: andy m | 2006-07-02 05:17 | 210 Views | 3 Comments

Now I know this is going to sound unusual and to be honest hard to believe but until I joined this group I had never talked to anyone or met anyone else with epilepsy and this is in 40 years. I...

Created By: Anonymous | 2006-07-01 18:58 | 439 Views | 13 Comments

Are frequent Myoclonic Jerks actually considered seizures or do they have to get to the TC stage to be considered a seizure? I can have them for an hour where they are more like twitches or spasms...

Created By: rebpow | 2006-06-30 15:50 | 219 Views | 3 Comments

Greetings.

I went to visit my Neurologist today. I had no results (aside from horrible side-effects) from over 2 months of Lamictal. Still having 3-4 Partial seizures every week (perhaps...

Created By: bevs | 2006-06-30 12:20 | 131 Views | 0 Comments

hi everyone how are you all? i would like to say thanks to all those who helped me with my medication problem ,i got more assertive and slowly i am coming off some having a few withdrawal...

Created By: katbirddy | 2006-06-29 22:25 | 159 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, I'm new here and all. :)

I'm VERY noise sensitive before a seizure (complex partial and petite mal) and it's very hard on my ears.

My MIL has dementia and she lives with us but...

Created By: Livia | 2006-06-29 15:22 | 199 Views | 3 Comments

Would like to know if there's anyone who lives in Central Florida? Would love to start a support group. I believe sharing your stories or feelings on how and what you are going thru helps one out...

Created By: Livia | 2006-06-29 15:19 | 191 Views | 1 Comment

Iam a 40yr. old female. I have been on anti-deppressants on and off for about 22yrs. On Dec. 2005 I expierienced my first seizure. I believe everyone should educate themselves when being on any...

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