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Created By: MamaBear1116 | 2017-09-25 08:37 | 0 Comments

Hello I'm new here and I don't actually have epilepsy however I do have a twin brother with epilepsy. For the longest time my jaw does this strange thing where if I read out loud or if...

Created By: Swimmer mum | 2017-09-24 17:59 | 0 Comments

My son is 16 and swims competitively since he was 8 years old . He also participated in numerous lake mile swims . This past year he has suddenly had "blackout"
like symptoms after...

Created By: Call Me Terry | 2017-09-21 14:46 | 2 Comments

Hey, I'm Terry. I hope you don't mind if I completely unload.

I just moved to Mississippi to live with my dad and stepmom. I've lived with my mom in Florida for several years...

Created By: Hopemar11 | 2017-09-18 16:01 | 3 Comments

Hello,
My name is Hope, I have not been diagnosed with epilepsy as my EEG only had one 'spike' and my brain MRI came back clean. Yesterday I had a clerical spine MRI to try and...

Created By: Dianarlove19 | 2017-09-16 01:11 | 2 Comments

Hi, my name is diana. I was diagnosed with focal or partial seizure this July. I am 24 years old. I'm new to all this. So my question is, i feel as the medication has worsen my condition...

Created By: Cynthia.deleonromo | 2017-09-14 18:15 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone I'm Cynthia I'm 21 and just got diagnosed with epilepsy. It's very hard for me at the moment. I can't seem to find help I can't get a doctor to see me without...

Created By: Kaitlyn Connolly | 2017-09-08 12:18 | 3 Comments

I am a 19 year old female and for two months now, I've been getting these episodes that my neurologist thinks is a cross between seizures and syncope--but she isn't completely sure what...

Created By: sportyash74 | 2017-09-07 22:45 | 1 Comment

Looking for some thoughts on my situation. I had one possible seizure two years ago, no one witness it but that was the EMT's assessment. I had a confirmed seizure in June. I went to see a...

Created By: Blg123 | 2017-09-06 11:42 | 8 Comments

Our 16 yr old son had his first possible seizure 5 months ago. We found him face down on the floor mubbling and disoriented and he had trouble breathing in his bedroom at 7am. He said only...

Created By: KariKling | 2017-09-06 10:53 | 1 Comment

I'm not sure if I have epilepsy, syncope, or just very low blood sugar. I pass out, or at least get very nauseous and dizzy but can sit down immediately, during or after exercise or standing...

Created By: KariKling | 2017-09-06 10:51 | 0 Comments

I'm not sure if I have epilepsy, syncope, or just very low blood sugar. I pass out, or at least get very nauseous and dizzy but can sit down immediately, during or after exercise or standing...

Created By: Ali242 | 2017-08-22 15:34 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone,

So I am a 35 year old female from Ontario with some concerning questions. Some history - when I was maybe 10 years old, I had my first episode of whatever this 'thing...

Created By: Mixedseiz89 | 2017-08-22 14:14 | 1 Comment

In all my research since 2015 I have yet to find but one person who has this phenomena. When I first started having seizures at the end of the seizure I would say a word or a phrase like I'm...

Created By: emiannie | 2017-08-22 11:56 | 0 Comments

My seizures are simple partial and are happening in the frontal temporal lobe. I was having some "breakthrough" seizures that presented as a kind of zoning out. I'd notice it when...

Created By: Mixedseiz89 | 2017-08-21 19:05 | 4 Comments

I started to have seizures in 2015. I was taking Topamax for migraines. The very first time I took Topamax I had my very first seizure. Well, my neurologist figured let's just up the dose. As...

Created By: sarahbythemoon | 2017-08-21 18:15 | 0 Comments

This is my story. My neuro consult isn’t until October 31, I have questions and worries. Everyone’s experience is unique, but does this fit a common experience? Or am a waiting 3 months and...

Created By: tsapos | 2017-08-18 20:34 | 2 Comments

I'm 44 years old and last week, I had what the doctor and my husband told me was a seizure. In the matter of 10 minutes, they put me in the MRI tube, they took my license for 6 months, and I...

Created By: Devine_5992ef7dca44d | 2017-08-18 20:25 | 0 Comments

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Created By: Lucie_5994d3a7e58d3 | 2017-08-16 19:55 | 1 Comment

I don't really know why I am posting, think I am feeling a bit lost and don't know where to start with all this.

So I had my first seizure when I was 24 and 6 months pregnant. I...

Created By: Vinval | 2017-08-15 16:58 | 0 Comments

I don't believe in much. But I know what hell is. It's schizophrenia and seizures. Many years ago I had an overdose that sent me to the hospital, and for some reason it never really...

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