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: jodie151 | 2016-10-16 21:29 | 0 Comments

Hi
My 13 year old daughter has been having these weird episodes for almost a year now where her legs go numb, she goes dizzy and her eyes go black. She doesn't think she blacks out....

Created By: Gucciipad | 2016-10-16 15:11 | 1 Comment

I was just diagnosed with cataracts at 37. It's a diagnose that's unbelievable. Is there any side affects or any complications with that medicine. Before lamotrigine I was taking...

Created By: Autumn sky | 2016-10-15 19:36 | 1 Comment

Hi

I've posted here before but forgot my password like a twit so had to re-register....but hopefully looking for people's experiences about nocturnal seizures. Have searched...

Created By: Luke Y | 2016-10-15 08:45 | 1 Comment

Hello all,

This is my first post here, covering a major, and well-posted about topic: driving. I am a brain cancer survivor and have had two(2) craniotomies with a complete resection of my...

Created By: tigersfan168 | 2016-10-14 09:22 | 0 Comments

A little background for me is that I'm a 23 year old girl (I don't feel like I'm a lady yet) who has been diagnosed with epilepsy. It was generalized with only absence and partials...

Created By: wstnlng | 2016-10-14 06:28 | 1 Comment

My name is Weston. I'm a 30 year old male from New Mexico. I have had epilepsy all my life and it has been somewhat a manageable condition for me. Recently I had 8 grand mals in one day....

Created By: nicpalm | 2016-10-14 01:16 | 0 Comments

Has anybody had experience using cannabis oil to control seizures? And how well is it working for you ?

I have a grand mal seizure about every 3-4 months

Created By: Cevance12 | 2016-10-13 19:25 | 0 Comments

I started having Grand Mal seizures at the age of 21 out of the blue and I was put on doses of 500mg until I went into the hospital 2 years later for long term monitoring to either change...

Created By: Smschiela | 2016-10-13 13:15 | 1 Comment

Hi,

I am new to the forum and looking for some feedback about some symptoms I am feeling from a seizure I recently had.

So I had a grand meal seizure on Saturday, October 8th, at...

Created By: IvanR8 | 2016-10-13 11:39 | 0 Comments

Hi all! My name is Ivan and I'm from Indonesia. So, sorry form my bad english. I've this Temporal Lobe Epilepsy since i'm 15yo, and now i'm 28yo. My kind of attack is not just...

Created By: Marty33 | 2016-10-12 21:34 | 0 Comments

Greetings, everyone!
I am an 18 year old high school student in Minnesota. Both of my grandfathers served in the military and I still love hearing their stories of their time in the service...

Created By: hhmCameron | 2016-10-11 09:26 | 2 Comments

In 2004 I had a disagreement with a 3" shore battery cannon as to right of way...

it left me with an impression of the side of the barrel end over the right temporal lobe about the...

Created By: MorningSeizer | 2016-10-11 01:23 | 2 Comments

Hi Everyone,

So, a little background...24 y/o female. Early this year I underwent a longterm EEG to see if I could have a temporal lobe resection for TLE--complex partial seizures. But my...

Created By: ashleyms | 2016-10-09 19:21 | 1 Comment

Hello all! I'm reaching out to y'all because I'm at the point now where I am not sure where else to turn. Here's my background:

One night in June, I hit my head, the...

Created By: Alex88 | 2016-10-09 12:34 | 1 Comment

Hi, does anyone know what this could have been? I was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was 22 and am now days away from turning 28. I was recently at a friend's house in his garage and we were...

Created By: mlh | 2016-10-09 09:24 | 1 Comment

Back in 2009 I had a few nocturnal seizures (probably grand mal) were I bit my tongue, wet the bed and fell out of the bed. Only a few months laster, during a seizure at day-time was I taken to...

Created By: bka1212 | 2016-10-08 10:57 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone
I am new here. I hope I am posting this in the right place.
Last week I came down with a really bad cold virus and my partial seizures (usually about 5-10 /week at night)...

Created By: Acly28 | 2016-10-07 19:45 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone, it has been a while since my last post, this actually makes my second post total. Just an update on how I have been and how I have been dealing with Epilepsy these past few months...

Created By: AngelHorseMom | 2016-10-07 12:03 | 0 Comments

I know for many of us epilepsy is only part of our health problems. For me I have endometriosis and Crohn's disease as well as epilepsy.
I've noticed an increase in my pain levels...

Created By: Heylena | 2016-10-06 00:36 | 1 Comment

Back story: I am a 26-year-old woman and I have had these "attacks" all my life since I was 10 (when I started noticing it more and it was becoming more apparent that something was not...

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