Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: CrawfordsMom | 2017-02-27 20:19 | 0 Comments

Hi, My 4 year old son started on Keppra today have being diagnosed with left focal and secondary generalized epilepsy on Friday. I am a total mixed bag of emotions and can't even begin to...

Created By: hall_220 | 2017-02-27 13:51 | 0 Comments

I am 53. My first "episode" was in 1985 after giving birth and placing baby for adoption. My last was 30 minutes ago. I haven't had one in approximately 3 years. Prior to that they...

Created By: Joanna M. | 2017-02-27 00:46 | 0 Comments

Let me start from the beginning. I had a concussion a while back I didn't notice anything afterwards for awhile. A few months ago I woke up and was heading to the living room. All of a sudden...

Created By: cholland | 2017-02-26 18:54 | 0 Comments

I am hoping to get some opinions and thoughts about your experience with spina bifida and focal seizures. We have a 7 yo girl that was just diagnosed with the seizures and of course the...

Created By: missicarp | 2017-02-26 17:58 | 0 Comments

Hi - My daughter (17) was diagnosed with Left Frontal Lobe Epilepsy two weeks ago. She had her first tonic clonic seizure on Jan. 22- we went in and they said many people only have one seizure-...

Created By: wmevans | 2017-02-26 13:02 | 0 Comments

I am a 42 year old male, never had a seizure in my life, then last year (May 2016) I had my first seizure at work. I had another in July in which I fractured my back, another in August in which a...

Created By: Tmoscat | 2017-02-26 09:19 | 0 Comments

Hello, I'm new to this site and I'm sure this question has been asked before but I just can't find it. Can infants grow out of myoclonic jerks? My daughters jerks were brought on by...

Created By: luizgrezier | 2017-02-24 08:42 | 0 Comments

I was extremely disappointed and very frustated with the whole JH Kitchens experience. Delayed deilvery dates, missing parts, numerous visits to the showroom and several phone calls just trying to...

Created By: Yogamom1 | 2017-02-23 20:58 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone. I'm new here and in serious need of some advice. Earlier this morning around 9am I had an appointment with my dentist to extract a molar in the lower left area of my mouth from a...

Created By: MVelj | 2017-02-22 20:49 | 0 Comments

Hi,
Can anybody help interpret the following findings extract.
'There was T3 phase reversal seen once on the study'
Impression - This is an abnormal eeg due to the...

Created By: desperatehouswife | 2017-02-22 13:21 | 0 Comments

Hi,I'm gonna try to make this short.3 years ago I've started to experience seizures,they're very violent,agressive,I loose conscious,my head hurts,they start without warning,...

Created By: m2Ros | 2017-02-12 11:49 | 0 Comments

My daughter is 15 and has been dealing with some increasing symptoms that have caused both our PCP and an ER doctor to refer us to a neurologist. I'd like to first say that when she was 8,...

Created By: Seven7herold | 2017-02-08 10:10 | 0 Comments

I have had absent seizure since I was 15. I am now 22 and have had my first two grand mal seizures in the past 3 months. Today I have had an indescribable feeling. Just a feeling of being off and...

Created By: emarsh0004 | 2017-02-08 01:16 | 0 Comments

I'm going to try to make this as short as possible.
I'm 24 with no real previous medical history except anemia. I'm 3 months postpartum. A couple of weeks ago, I had mastitis...

Created By: DaniGrace | 2017-02-06 16:06 | 0 Comments

Hi.. first time here so apologies if I ramble! I'm 24 years old and had my first tonic clinic seizure 8 months ago. I had a lot of tests done including MRI, EEG, 24 hour heart monitor and...

Created By: Kelcie Brian | 2017-01-31 23:02 | 0 Comments

This morning I was in the bathroom and, I had a brain loop (I call them Brain loops, It's when and thought runs through my mind and gets stuck the and it keeping repeating it in my head over...

Created By: csh | 2017-01-31 21:33 | 0 Comments

When I was a child I took a medicine called DDAVP (nasal spray). I was prescribed this medicine for about 4 years. During that period I had my first seizure. Has anyone else experienced taking any...

Created By: dcourtney | 2017-01-30 19:14 | 0 Comments

Hi
My daughter was just recently diagnosed with Abscence seizures and I'm not really sure if that's what she's having. We don't see them at home and I have only witnessed...

Created By: m.n | 2017-01-30 00:33 | 0 Comments

Need help to figure out if the symptoms my 3 yr old is seeing is actually a seizure or something else.

This has occured twice in 5 months.

In Both instances
1) She was sick due...

Created By: darklady | 2017-01-23 22:12 | 0 Comments

My simple partial seizures last as long as 3-5 hours at a time either that or I am haing them one right after the other. I heard this is bad but my doctor said to give the med more time. I'm...

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