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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: Luke83 | 2015-10-14 14:47 | 126 Views | 0 Comments

Hello,

My name is Luke. I'm new to the forums. I started getting seizures in January of 2013 and have been struggling with the condition since. I've tried a few different medications....

Created By: ldevries | 2015-10-14 09:51 | 121 Views | 1 Comment

HI, I'm Leslie, 49, simple partial now after 10 years on and off tonic-clonic and partial complex seizures. (yayy Lamictal! & gabapentin!)

I am SO excited to be finishing my B.S. in...

Created By: AndrewStrait1 | 2015-10-13 23:03 | 119 Views | 1 Comment

Hey there everyone. I am not an epileptic myself. but a very dear friend of mine is, and i am trying to help her manager symptoms. She is awaiting treatment options from an MRI with contrast she...

Created By: Lexigirlnum1 | 2015-10-12 07:02 | 115 Views | 0 Comments

I started having petite mal (absence seizures) when I was in middle school which were not diagnosed until high school. Then when I was 18 I had my first grandd mal (tonic clonic). From then on I...

Created By: daneflare6@gmail.com | 2015-10-10 14:26 | 164 Views | 12 Comments

I'm feeling really lonely. I had my third grand mal seizure at Schiphol airport in Amsterdam. I'd just arrived there to start my 3 week trip and had to fly home the next day because of this. I was...

Created By: Saixx | 2015-10-09 17:56 | 201 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 | 146 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 | 141 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 | 199 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 | 174 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...

Created By: eccats18 | 2015-10-05 02:06 | 126 Views | 0 Comments

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Created By: Dayana92x | 2015-09-30 16:01 | 238 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 | 189 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 | 197 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 | 172 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 | 151 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 | 192 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 | 138 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 | 149 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 | 136 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...

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