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: Cassie_W | 2006-11-07 16:44 | 232 Views | 3 Comments

I've had the diag. of TLE with SPsz's from the get go. I was put on 1000 mg of Keppra daily Dec, 04. In the beginning (before meds) I had small jerking sessions that happened in rapid succession...

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-07 07:22 | 478 Views | 10 Comments

Ok, so I woke up on Friday morning and I felt FANTASTIC. I have remained this was since then. What on earth is going on? How can I be so so sick for days, weeks, months .. and then wake up and its...

Created By: NinjaJosie | 2006-11-07 06:33 | 199 Views | 2 Comments

Hey everyone, how are you all?
My name is Josie and I have complex partial and simple partial seizures. I'm not sure if this might be a coincidence or not but I have noticed that the past...

Created By: kevinmo99 | 2006-11-06 16:48 | 214 Views | 3 Comments

I am not doing very good emotional wise. lost my job in august and have not had much success finding a new one . I do not want to be around my self let alone my wife and son. Nothing seems to be...

Created By: MThorn | 2006-11-06 14:46 | 375 Views | 8 Comments

Just found this website. I've been goggling like crazy since I was diagnosed with a brain lesion. Had my first seizure 2 weeks ago at work. Knew I was in trouble. Mine are more like a skipped...

Created By: KrayonsRmine | 2006-11-06 13:13 | 571 Views | 9 Comments

Last night while I was in bed I had the worst feeling.
It felt like someone took an electical shock to my left side of my head above my ear and i was hearing the zapping sound like an...

Created By: Amoreena | 2006-11-06 10:53 | 453 Views | 5 Comments

Hello everyone,

I have been having Simple Partial Seizures for the last couple of days. I just had one a couple of minutes ago. I'm at work. I get the deja vu feeling, the kinda numb...

Created By: josieb | 2006-11-06 08:55 | 264 Views | 4 Comments

I am looking for information from anyone who can possibly help me. I suffered from partial complex seizures since I was a teenager (now age 39) and had brain surgery in late February of this year...

Created By: PoohpasMommy | 2006-11-05 15:31 | 218 Views | 2 Comments

My husband was siezure free for almost 2 years. Last week, he had a flurry of siezures (6 within two days) and now he can't remember anything. I know it's normal for him to not remember the actual...

Created By: heather61157 | 2006-11-05 11:03 | 203 Views | 2 Comments

Hi, its nice to be abe to speak to you. I have waited a long time to be able to speak to somebody who is in the same position as me and who will understand my position without being negative...

Created By: asunbeam | 2006-11-05 08:49 | 310 Views | 6 Comments

With some of my seizures i seem to smile afterwards as my husband is asking me questions is that a normal response? I usually don't remember much of it I ususally do remember him asking me the...

Created By: Bedge | 2006-11-05 04:39 | 214 Views | 8 Comments

In the last few days I have seen a funny side of E, and I have never thought any of it was funny!!!

We were driving in my boyfriends car. He asked me to look at the CD player and tell him...

Created By: powerofprayer | 2006-11-05 00:42 | 180 Views | 2 Comments

Hello Everyone,

I am a new member about 1 week and a day according to my member information :) I find this site very educational and helpful. I know that Epilepsy becomes a big part of our...

Created By: CozyKitten1964 | 2006-11-04 14:05 | 210 Views | 3 Comments

I have noiticed that sometimes i wake up I wake up and i have drooled all over my pillow most of the time it is just a short nap . I know i have been under a lot of stress loosing my boyfriend a...

Created By: Anonymous | 2006-11-04 12:40 | 215 Views | 4 Comments

I feel like I post too much on here also. I just received an email from a friend. He has a book with what the authors call "Nutritional Healing." In this book one of the things they mention is...

Created By: Wallygirl | 2006-11-03 21:42 | 4696 Views | 16 Comments

Hello everyone,

I am new here & really need some help understanding this all from someone who "gets" it...had my first seizure 1 month ago & now: the world is one big bottle of...

Created By: jenlb22 | 2006-11-03 21:10 | 325 Views | 5 Comments

Hi, I am new to this. i started haveing sz when i was 16, and i am now 23, I only have grand mal, i have been on 8 diferent kinds if meds i am on lamictal and topamax, but my question is my hair...

Created By: hmselby2 | 2006-11-03 13:07 | 1473 Views | 10 Comments

Hi,
I have been trying to learn more about the myoclonic seizures that I have been having. It took me a while to figure out what they were, especially since my doctor is always trying to...

Created By: cody | 2006-11-03 05:34 | 219 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: coopernicus | 2006-11-02 20:45 | 159 Views | 0 Comments

Does anyone else experience light headedness when you are thirsty or have a full bladder? I experience this all the time. It goes away after drinking, etc...

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