Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Youth

Created By: Sydp1994 | 2017-08-18 15:54 | 0 Comments

Hello I'm syd I'm 23 years old not long ago I fell asleep at my mates and he tried waking me up when I started waving my arms everywhere I thought nothing of it laughed it off but a few...

Created By: graceg829 | 2017-08-05 12:51 | 1 Comment

today is 8/5/17, and on 8/3/17 I think i had a seizure. I was sitting in my lunch table during school when I started depersonalizing. It can happen occasionally due to my depression, but this time...

Created By: 150amanda | 2017-07-16 20:18 | 2 Comments

My 15 year old daughter was recently diagnosed with Idiopathic Generalized Epilepsy. Her first tonic seizure was at 12, second 2 years later, then as of December of this year (2017) they were...

Created By: marina T | 2017-06-28 02:48 | 3 Comments

Hi, I'm 18 years old and was diagnosed with epilepsy a few months ago (from having tonic-clonic seizures in my sleep). Around the time of my first seizure I started having these weird dizzy...

Created By: Shashik | 2017-06-19 11:48 | 1 Comment

Now im using 600mg trileptal per day.after I start(18 ) my medication my hair start to fall .now I am 21 years old. I have few bald spot in my head. I had a very thick hair .is it because of this...

Created By: rachskaug | 2017-06-12 16:34 | 1 Comment

My name is Rachel Skaug, formerly Rachel Kaalberg, and I used to have epileptic seizures as a child. My seizures started at four months old, which was in 1988, and lasted until I was 10 years old...

Created By: concernedfather_ny | 2017-06-02 10:58 | 3 Comments

My 6yo daughter was recently diagnosed with Benign Rolandic Epilepsy (BRE). She has had two generalized tonic-clonic seizures, both right after she fell asleep at night. The doctor also told us...

Created By: cavvy | 2017-06-02 01:14 | 0 Comments

hey, ive had epilepsy for a while now, and i just felt like posting on here one of the things that has helped me deal with my seizures the best. this isnt so much on the medication side of it, as...

Created By: elweebb10 | 2017-05-25 19:53 | 0 Comments

Hi!
Id' really appreciate it if someone could please take the time to read this, it is very important to me. I have been diagnosed with epilepsy since I was 4 years old and I am now 17...

Created By: jondan | 2017-05-25 17:30 | 0 Comments

Hi, I am a 19 year old who got diagnosed with epilepsy roughly a year ago. I had my first full seizure when I was 13 years old, the second and the third happened when I was 18 and 19, about 5...

Created By: colestafford89@gmail.com | 2017-05-23 10:17 | 0 Comments

Hello everyone. New to this forum. My husband and I recently adopted a 4 year old boy who has been having seizures. We have a consultation with a pediatric neurologist in a few months, but until...

Created By: lisabolisa | 2017-05-20 18:32 | 1 Comment

I had my first seizure last Friday at my husaband's work. I was dropping off a few things and as he was walking away from my window I guess they saw me slouch over and start to shake. I now...

Created By: Devon55 | 2017-05-13 22:43 | 0 Comments

Ever since I had a grand mal seizure about a week ago of my back and legs have been hurting. The day after the seizure I could hardly even get out of bed because of my back was hurting so bad when...

Created By: MSJalwal | 2017-05-05 10:36 | 2 Comments

Hello All,

I am new with this site and Forum. My son (14yr) had his first seizure when he was 4 days old. In his early age he use to have almost 10 episodes in a day until we tried the...

Created By: xaghow | 2017-05-04 08:40 | 1 Comment

Hello everyone,

I got my first seizure at the age of 16 in November 2016. Went through MRI scan + EEG scan, everything looked normal. Just this week I had my second seizure (19 now). Went...

Created By: annealisa | 2017-05-02 12:39 | 3 Comments

Hi there. I am an 18 year old female and I have always been in pretty good health. My one thing I've had since I was little is that I am prone to passing out which was never a super big deal...

Created By: Makers08 | 2017-04-29 23:44 | 0 Comments

I had a seizure last year they are called grand mal seizures or also called tonic-clonic seizure I was born with them I started having them at 9 months they have found a tumor that was causing a...

Created By: Pamela Greene | 2017-04-29 12:55 | 2 Comments

How I deal with having grandmal Seizure and dealing with it has and was a process I been having grandmal since the age of two yrs.I am now 36yrs I am in my right sound mind and body very thankful...

Created By: rachey02 | 2017-04-27 04:18 | 3 Comments

Hi everyone, before I start I just want to say sorry if I'm posting this in the wrong area but I've never really used forums before! I'm Rachel & I'm 15. I was...

Created By: Trulykate01 | 2017-04-26 21:56 | 5 Comments

My son had a grand mal seizure at preschool today. He's never had one before. He has brain abnormalities due to traumatic chikdbirth and we suspect possible spectrum disorder.

My...

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