Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: Withlove_bre | 2016-04-26 20:27 | 35 Views | 0 Comments

Hello all! I am a 28 year old, I had my first seizure when I was 3 weeks old, until I was almost 11 years old I was having the grand mal and pedi mal seizures. they had tried numerous medications...

Created By: Phileen_angel | 2016-04-26 01:49 | 36 Views | 0 Comments

I'm 18, a senior in high school. I started getting seizures in January of 2016 & I'm all new to this. Meds & side effects. Sometimes I don't feel like myself.

Created By: runnergirl96 | 2016-04-25 13:03 | 47 Views | 0 Comments

Hey so I'm 19 and am a freshman in college. I had my first grand mal seizure when I was 5. All results were inconclusive and I was put on medication for 5 years. But all of a sudden last...

Created By: BAKNIW | 2016-04-23 14:04 | 73 Views | 0 Comments

HELLO EVERYONE HOPE YOU ARE WELL.

SO, I WAS DIAGNOSED WITH FRONTAL LOBE EPILEPSY LAST YEAR BY A VA EPILEPTOLOGIST AND SUBSEQUENTLY STARTED ON LAMOTREGINE AND DEPAKOTE. WELL, I AM HAVING...

Created By: druzil | 2016-04-19 20:37 | 76 Views | 3 Comments

( cutting and pasting from my other thread ..so just wanted to make a new one here in hopes someone wil read this )

Hi there everyone ..I just joined this site after reading the Deja Vu...

Created By: Sarahj12 | 2016-04-19 10:18 | 83 Views | 0 Comments

Can someone please describe their Deja vu aura not sure if I'm having them.
Do you feel like you've been in that's exact moment for 30 seconds or do you feel what's...

Created By: Rachelk42 | 2016-04-17 23:44 | 87 Views | 1 Comment

Hi , I'm 17 and a little while ago I was asleep , and I was having a bad dream and I would open my eyes but they were so heavy they would close again . I felt this strong numbing/tingling...

Created By: Paul26 | 2016-04-13 06:18 | 57 Views | 0 Comments

Hi can anyone advise about a camera with recording capability, night vision so I can review my sleep to check if I'm continuing to have seizures in my sleep?
I took part in a sleep...

Created By: blobue5311 | 2016-04-11 16:58 | 96 Views | 0 Comments

Today, I was sitting in my colleges student lounge when I witnessed someone having a seizure. Being the curious cat that I am, I then decided to research how exactly seizures work or feel. Then I...

Created By: margiejerome | 2016-04-10 21:37 | 79 Views | 2 Comments

My 18 year old daughter was just diagnosed with JME this past week. I am trying really hard to be strong for her however find myself suffocating her. She was started on Keppra. I am afraid of...

Created By: Snowman100 | 2016-04-10 16:32 | 56 Views | 1 Comment

Our 5 year old has had a number of seizures since she is 3. They almost always happen within 2 hours of going to sleep. There seems to be a clear link to this happening when she has the flu/fever...

Created By: jhoefen1@rochester.rr.com | 2016-04-09 22:43 | 57 Views | 0 Comments

hi I have had PD since 2009.In october 2014 i started getting these jerkssitting,I also get body jerks when standing still.I made a video of them and wondered what you might think they are.One...

Created By: jhoefen1@rochester.rr.com | 2016-04-09 22:30 | 47 Views | 0 Comments

hi I have had PD since 2009.In october 2014 i started getting these jerkssitting,I also get body jerks when standing still.I made a video of them and wondered what you might think they are.One...

Created By: ndeck45 | 2016-04-09 12:16 | 89 Views | 1 Comment

My husband was just diagnosed with focal epilepsy. He took an EEG and there was slight abnormalities with his left frontal lobe which lead to the Dr. diagnosing him. He was driving while he...

Created By: Jbmof4 | 2016-04-05 12:52 | 83 Views | 4 Comments

New to this. My son (16) had his first seizure in sept he started very confused not responding properly plus a strange body twitch. We believe he is hypoglycaemic so we thought his blood sugar had...

Created By: Ezam | 2016-04-04 10:19 | 69 Views | 0 Comments

Hi I've got plenty to ask but don't know where to start. I've been living with epilepsy for more than 30 yrs. Even the doctor told me nothing else could be done except surgery (with...

Created By: Jazzyfay | 2016-04-02 10:16 | 78 Views | 0 Comments

Individuals with seizures and/or Traumatic Brain Injury and their families/caregivers support group for young adults (18-26) for the 4th Saturday of each month 1pm-2pm, Vanderbilt Stallworth...

Created By: hr1989 | 2016-04-01 06:17 | 90 Views | 1 Comment

Hi guys, just looking for some advice/opinions so I know what to expect....

Over 48 hours I had around 10 tonic clonic seizures (confirmed through a video at the emergency room).
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Created By: Slim_Shadys_Wife | 2016-03-27 03:17 | 101 Views | 0 Comments

I was at my best friends house and we were outside her porch listening to music with her brothers, and all i remember was just jamming along to the music and having a conversation with them, but...

Created By: eric4947 | 2016-03-26 10:45 | 98 Views | 1 Comment

I had been having problems since 2009. I felt fatigue, had episodes of brain fog and had an occasional sense of smoke smell. I thought that it was due to poor sleep quality because I never felt...

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