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Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Youth

Created By: spesano | 2015-08-26 19:46 | 19 Views | 0 Comments

Has anyone delt with having a broken arm or leg (from injuries not related to epilepsy) thats in a cast. How do you deal woth your body stiffing/straightening up while seizuring? My son just broke...

Created By: AsgardianNerd | 2015-08-11 21:34 | 73 Views | 0 Comments

 

Okay. So I'm sixteen, and I was diagnosed with JME(juvenile myoclonic epilepsy) in June but I've had five seizures since 2011.

I started having muscle jerks when I was thirteen,...

Created By: llavelle92@aim.com | 2015-07-29 09:31 | 62 Views | 1 Comment

Anyone have any experience with nocturnal events - my 19 year old daughter has Idiopathic generalized epilepsy and during her waking time has grand mal seizures,she is seizure free almost 2 years...

Created By: defcon888@yahoo.com | 2015-07-28 11:03 | 91 Views | 0 Comments

My daughter has landau-kefler epilepsy. For 16 years she has been this sweet, loving and caring child...for still is for the most part.

Back in december she asked to play this video game...

Created By: Skeeve11 | 2015-07-18 12:08 | 163 Views | 0 Comments

My name is Steven. I, like you, have seizures. They started at 17, but may help younger youth as well. Not every day. Maybe with different effects. And I can't say it helps everyone. But for those...

Created By: tena.julie.jt@gmail.com | 2015-07-07 21:21 | 156 Views | 1 Comment

Hi im 19 and had my first seizure when i was five but my mom never told me anythinq about it. On april 29, 2014 i had just woken up and was walking to the kitchen when my mother in law says i just...

Created By: Odbaron | 2015-07-05 23:38 | 191 Views | 0 Comments

Hello,

Three weeks ago my almost 7 year old daughter had what we think was her first seizure of her life. She went to bed late and her sister was still awake and she alerted us. It was...

Created By: Jewelsanna | 2015-06-30 11:26 | 145 Views | 1 Comment

Hello, This is new to me, I'm going to throw out these questions.  My granddaughter is 1 year old, she had her first seziure at 5 months old, she has had at least 12 since then.  The average time...

Created By: swilcox77 | 2015-06-26 13:42 | 154 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, I am new to all this.  My 3 yr old daughter was diagnosed with a neuro disorder, paroxysmal kinesigenic dyskinesia (PKD) in December, then in January she had a partial seizure which is not...

Created By: Bethyy44 | 2015-05-29 05:22 | 240 Views | 0 Comments

I am a 16 year old female who been having seizures 3-4 times a week for the last month, so I'm new to all this really. I could never remember before until the last few times its happened. Before I...

Created By: burtmacklin | 2015-05-26 16:22 | 230 Views | 0 Comments

I've had epilepsy since I was about 11 or 12 at first I only had a seizure every once in a while, the longest I went without having one was six or seven months. And I got close to that more than...

Created By: Bethyy44 | 2015-05-26 04:31 | 302 Views | 2 Comments

I'm 16 years old and I have just started having seizures. As far as we know they are non-epileptic but we have no idea why they are happening. I am having them 4-5 times a week and most of the...

Created By: AsgardianNerd | 2015-05-26 00:35 | 222 Views | 1 Comment

 

Hi there. I'm a sixteen year old and was diagnosed with epilepsy almost four years ago after a freak incident in a swimming pool. Since then I've suffered only three seizures, but...

Created By: kayleelynch | 2015-04-22 09:18 | 322 Views | 1 Comment

I am taking 750 mgs of Keppra (I think thats what its called) and 75 mgs of zoloft, both at night. Iv been taking the Keppra for four days and zoloft for about a year and a half. I am absolutely...

Created By: devin918@live.com | 2015-04-19 20:47 | 322 Views | 0 Comments

My son is 6 and had his first partial sezuire when he was 4. He was diagnosed with BRE at that time. He went sezuire free for 18 months than in February he had two grand mal sezuire a in one day,...

Created By: RachelSproule | 2015-04-11 19:53 | 282 Views | 0 Comments

i have simple partial seizures (seasonal allergy trigger) well-controlled with topomax I get an aura and when it comes it's really startling. I plan to live on my own. But if I was to have a...

Created By: newards89@gmail.com | 2015-04-05 19:31 | 430 Views | 5 Comments

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Hey,

I've never done this before... but hopefully someone replies and feels the same way I do. I'm 24 and was diagnosed when I was 14. I used to kind of take my epilepsy like a...

Created By: pneill | 2015-04-02 10:46 | 330 Views | 1 Comment

Has anyone ever experienced seizures exactly at a certain time, morning and night, after taking Trileptal? My son has one exactly 3 hours after his morning and nighttime dose. I know there has to...

Created By: Jjdyer | 2015-03-29 13:23 | 397 Views | 1 Comment

My son is two and had his first seizure in January.  It was a grand mal.  He had an EGG and everything was normal.  He started Keppra.  Two weeks ago he had two grand mals seizures in one day.  ...

Created By: htjones93 | 2015-03-27 18:34 | 345 Views | 0 Comments

I was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was only a year old. I am now 21 years old, and still haven't gotten used to it. This forum is for anyone who needs help, or feels lost.

If you have...

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