Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Youth

Created By: mjdeters | 2012-02-29 20:48 | 1258 Views | 1 Comment

I am desperate for some insight from other parents or professional with an open mind!

My daughter had an ischemic hypoxic brain injury 10 days after birth that resulted in severe...

Created By: MarcieJoann | 2012-02-19 22:12 | 504 Views | 0 Comments

My 13 month old son was diagnosed with epilepsy in January. He has several different seizures and goes into status epilepticus. His seizures happen between 7pm and 7am. I need to figure out a way...

Created By: andiw5050 | 2012-02-10 12:57 | 1675 Views | 8 Comments

My 9 year old daughter has been "spacing out" little bits a time for a couple years now, and today her teacher just called with concern. She says she has noticed in more fequently in class, and...

Created By: jdw1343 | 2012-02-02 22:31 | 884 Views | 2 Comments

Hi my daughter had her first seizure march 2010.  she showed me that her jaw was "locking up" and shaking.  she had many of these and my family dr didn't know what to make of it.  they sent me to...

Created By: jdw1343 | 2012-02-02 22:31 | 534 Views | 0 Comments

Hi my daughter had her first seizure march 2010.  she was 6at the time.  (she is 8 now, 2012) she showed me that her jaw was "locking up" and shaking.  she had many of these and my family dr didn...

Created By: soundwav | 2012-01-31 21:36 | 919 Views | 4 Comments

Hi, so I have had epilepsy for five years in June and was diagnosed when twelve, so that makes me 18 soon :)

I am changing medications against my wishes to Topamax soon and so much stuff...

Created By: alexb | 2012-01-24 18:08 | 1202 Views | 5 Comments

I am 19 years old. I was diagnosed with epliepsy when I was 11. When I was 11, I was told not to worry because there are plenty of medicines out there and if those don't work, there is surgery....

Created By: Archangel | 2012-01-09 20:48 | 486 Views | 0 Comments

Right, so I'm starting a book about Seizures/Epilepsy, and I was wondering if anyone would like to share their stories about their Epilepsy/Seizures so I can put it in a book? If you do...

Created By: admin1 | 2012-01-04 10:09 | 462 Views | 0 Comments

I'd like to invite everyone to the Epilepsy Therapy Project Family Day - a conference for general public - that means all of us! It's being held in San Francisco on...

Created By: butterfly17 | 2011-12-24 16:42 | 887 Views | 3 Comments

Hi guys!

Well when I was at work yesterday, a child of four had falling into an epilpetic fit... As a an Customer Care assitant I was calm and understanding. But as butterfly 17 I cried...

Created By: butterfly17 | 2011-12-24 16:42 | 467 Views | 0 Comments

Hi guys!

Well when I was at work yesterday, a child of four had falling into an epilpetic fit... As a an Customer Care assitant I was calm and understanding. But as butterfly 17 I cried...

Created By: butterfly17 | 2011-12-24 16:41 | 503 Views | 0 Comments

 

    Hi guys!

   Well when I was at work yesterday, a child of four had falling into an epilpetic fit... As a an Customer Care assitant I was calm and understanding. But as...

Created By: butterfly17 | 2011-12-24 16:41 | 468 Views | 0 Comments

 

    Hi guys!

   Well when I was at work yesterday, a child of four had falling into an epilpetic fit... As a an Customer Care assitant I was calm and understanding. But as...

Created By: Archangel | 2011-12-15 18:13 | 1187 Views | 5 Comments

Here's my story :

 When I was about 18 months old, I started having seizures, and the doctor's never knew why I was having them, and as time went on, I started getting head - aches that...

Created By: jimmieD | 2011-11-28 14:00 | 761 Views | 2 Comments

hey there ive recently started going back 2 school an was wondering if epilepsy has effected anybody in school, besides seizures, wheather it be attention span, retaing info, memory or homework....

Created By: scanny11 | 2011-11-28 13:18 | 522 Views | 0 Comments

I am hoping someone can help my family figure out what is going on with our 4.5 year old daughter. She started having eye twitches at age 1. She gets a strange look on her face and then her...

Created By: southy | 2011-11-20 16:33 | 571 Views | 0 Comments

I have these dreams repeatedly where I am trapped in an enclosed space and trying to escape but it's filling up with...something. I've never figured out what, but it expands like mousse and it...

Created By: maria1903 | 2011-10-28 16:05 | 806 Views | 3 Comments

my son is 4 yrs old he's seizure has change he use to shake his whole body and then became limb and it would last 1 mn to 2mn  but now he will stare he will say something  like mommy i love you...

Created By: portialee | 2011-10-20 17:59 | 1097 Views | 4 Comments

Hi guys,

So I also have epilepsy (grand & petit mal although luckily i've been seizure free for almost 5 years now) and am currently doing my training to become a secondary school...

Created By: jforce | 2011-10-17 21:47 | 9227 Views | 3 Comments

My 15 yr old son was just diagnosed with epilepsy. He is on Keppra and smokes marijuana. Are there any serious side effects of smoking while on Keppra. Anyone out there smoke and take Keppra? He...

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