Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Youth

Created By: DeusXMortem | 2017-04-23 20:55 | 5 Comments

Any recommendations for muscle pain after 4 grand mals? I'm 16 and I had 4 grand mals the other day and I was wondering if there was anything that could help with back pain?

Created By: amanjohn5 | 2017-04-21 17:56 | 2 Comments

So I'm new here, but do read a lot of the things on here. A little background... my daughter is ten and only has seizures at night. She has some scar tissue on the back of her brain (from...

Created By: Juneey | 2017-04-14 20:29 | 5 Comments

My son 7 year old had only one seizure in January while asleep. He has abnormal awake eeg and abnormal 24 hr eeg. Normal MRI. No other activity although I don't know if he is having anymore...

Created By: mvargas22 | 2017-04-03 10:45 | 2 Comments

HI my son has been on Keppra for a few months now and it has made him so mean and moody. I don't want to say its just the Keppra because hes 2. I just don't know if its normal for him...

Created By: HayWire0831 | 2017-03-29 15:42 | 3 Comments

Hello,

I'm a parent of a child diagnosed with benign roulandic epilepsy. He has had 2 grand mal seizures in his whole life. After the second one, he started on Trileptal (...

Created By: Scull | 2017-03-05 13:15 | 2 Comments

My son was born with severe HIE(lack of blood/oxygen to the brain and vital organs). Suffered from infantile spasms since 6 months and now has been diagnosed with LGS at 2 years old.
Suffers...

Created By: tammyj | 2017-02-27 16:09 | 1 Comment

Hi, my daughters has suffered from seizure since been 18months old. She's had an Mri scan over a year ago and they said it was scarring on the brain. Now a couple of months ago her seizures...

Created By: flicksh | 2017-02-25 16:25 | 1 Comment

My seven year old son began having unusal mood swings (going from happy to crying or happy to very angry), difficulties with attention and focus, getting sudden and severe headaches and vomitting...

Created By: Canadian_user | 2017-01-31 21:12 | 0 Comments

I had my first seizure 6 months ago, After going through a series of EEG, Sleep Deprived EEG, MRI and EMG, fortunately or unfortunately my neorologist was unable to identify the root of my problem...

Created By: AsgardianNerd | 2017-01-16 21:07 | 0 Comments

I guess I still count as a youth since I'm two months shy of my eighteenth birthday, but I'll also post this in Teen Zone later.

Anyways. I guess I was twelve when my life turned...

Created By: MsLaura | 2017-01-13 04:13 | 1 Comment

My daughter had her first seizure almost a year ago. Now her doctors say she's having both epileptic and pseudo seizures. my biggest challenge is keeping my daughter safe at school. Her...

Created By: Trossi | 2017-01-03 13:40 | 0 Comments

My 16-year old son was recently diagnosed with JME. He started on Depakote and other than initial drowsiness and difficulty concentrating, he appears to be tolerating the medication pretty well...

Created By: minam1321 | 2016-12-30 21:30 | 1 Comment

im a teen and at school and im going to summer camp soon i have epilepsy and i dont know how to tell people but i know its important for them to know to avoid bad things like freakouts and more...

Created By: minam1321 | 2016-12-30 21:26 | 0 Comments

Hi guys im considering getting a medical id bracelet with my name, condition and medication im on. do you guys have medical ids?

Created By: Cherish80 | 2016-12-28 05:39 | 1 Comment

I'm going to apologize for my long post from the beginning, this has already been so hard and it's just begun, any insight or help will be greatly appreciated....My 16 year old daughter...

Created By: anon94 | 2016-12-17 07:49 | 1 Comment

Hello! I am new to this website and I came here with hopes of finding some answers. I'm not sure about what I'm having are seizures or syncope. I first had it at 2 y/o I am 22 now and...

Created By: Caroline6232 | 2016-12-08 22:43 | 0 Comments

I'm 14 years old and I came to this website because my parents don't like to talk about my epileptic seizures and so I asked one of my workout coaches, who's also a physical...

Created By: briannapeters23 | 2016-11-17 12:29 | 0 Comments

You think I’m broken because you’ve seen it.
This girl may be hurt but she’s still chosen.
She’s beaten down by seizures but she’ll be open.
The one thing you don't...

Created By: dd.videz@gmail.com | 2016-11-15 15:24 | 0 Comments

Hello, I have a son with atonic seizures. We live in the Washington DC area. At this point our 3year old son's seizures are getting worse and we have no hope in traditional doctors anymore....

Created By: happyteal | 2016-11-15 15:15 | 0 Comments

Hi All
My daughter was diagnosed with PS at the age of 6 and is now 10. Since going on Lamictal at the age of 7 she didn't have a seizure for 2 years, but then started having regular...

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