Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: Taylor gossage | 2017-04-10 02:33 | 2 Comments

Hey, my name is taylor and just have a condition called status elepticus I first started having the seizures when I was 16. They were never really that bad the first year or two but then they got...

Created By: NoahShamy | 2017-04-09 13:21 | 1 Comment

I had my first seizure at the beginning of last summer. My seizures start in my left hand and spread throughout my body. I am currently on 1500 mg of Keppra and just started 300 mg of Trileptal....

Created By: Nikkiann516 | 2017-04-08 21:54 | 1 Comment

Hello all! Last Friday I had a grand mal type seizure that landed me in the hospital. All my blood work and CT scan came back good. They released me and told me to see a neurologist. I had a lot...

Created By: Katesegarmcmahon | 2017-04-08 18:36 | 1 Comment

Last night, I was sound asleep and was awoken by my 8 month old crying for a bottle. I woke up fuzzy and got the baby and brought him downstairs to make the bottle. The next thing I knew the...

Created By: SA_58e74dd3a13ad | 2017-04-07 04:53 | 1 Comment

Hi,
My niece who is about 16 months had 2 episodes yesterday. This is the first time. She has never shown any signs till yesterday.
The first one lasted about 15 seconds, she passed...

Created By: Hannahccc | 2017-04-06 11:59 | 0 Comments

This is all new to me. I've had migraines for at least 31 years now. Up till now, I would have said that I've only had 1 seizure in my life. Recently I have seen videos of Hemiplegic...

Created By: Myblueheaven11 | 2017-04-05 23:22 | 2 Comments

Hello everyone,

My 2.5 year old son recently had his first seizure/seizures. I would like to give a brief rundown and see if anyone has any thoughts. I am concerned.

Starting the...

Created By: Panther48sc | 2017-04-05 17:37 | 1 Comment

Hi,

I am an adult diagnosed with eplipesy about 20 years ago and have been on several medications. I just had a seizure last month and Vimpat has been added to my Keppra. I developed a case...

Created By: SOCRATEEZ | 2017-04-04 17:55 | 5 Comments

Hello everyone my name is Booker Owens and i just recently found out my 5 yr old daughter has seizures in her sleep. My wife purely blames herself but it's not the case could happen to anyone...

Created By: sammcd779@hotmail.com | 2017-04-03 22:30 | 1 Comment

While walking through an indoor water park a month ago.. I started feeling very strange. What I can only explain as severe shifting in my brain. I got tunnel vision, managed to sit down and...

Created By: MedicalMystery | 2017-04-03 01:39 | 2 Comments

Hello everyone.

I'm a 25 year old woman and I've been having 'strange episodes' for just over two weeks. After seeing multiple doctors and being in hospital twice, no...

Created By: thirdson30 | 2017-03-30 20:34 | 1 Comment

My son who is 30 years old, has Down's Syndrome and is non verbal was just diagnosed with Epilepsy and is having Gran Mal seizures. I am looking for support groups in our area. We live in...

Created By: addscd20 | 2017-03-29 16:29 | 2 Comments

Hi,
We are new to epilepsy. Our daughter (12) had her first known siezure 3 months ago and we are scared,sad,nervous,stressed etc. We thought we had her medication correct, but we are in...

Created By: kalyani priya | 2017-03-27 10:28 | 3 Comments

My 9 yr old son has recently started having twitches and jerks in sleep.they last only a couple of seconds. He has them starting a couple of hours after he falls asleep. the last couple od days he...

Created By: duothebee | 2017-03-26 01:30 | 1 Comment

Hi there, I understand that this isn't the place for medical advice but I do not really have anyone else to discuss this with and am hoping you can help me out! I will try to keep this short...

Created By: FreddyDaddy1940 | 2017-03-22 08:09 | 1 Comment

I'm very glad to joing this community, my dear friends!
Let me ask you a question.
Is marijuana effective in treating epilepsy?
Yesterday I read this article https://420-...

Created By: pccoder | 2017-03-20 13:13 | 0 Comments

Hi, my name is Chris. I'm a 45 year old male. Was diagnosed with idiopathic generalized Epilepsy around 2004. I've taken quite a few AEDs over the years; however what was most helpful...

Created By: LNee | 2017-03-20 09:56 | 1 Comment

I was just recently diagnosed with seizures and trying to get an understanding on everything in what is now considered my new way of life. I have only had two (both in January, both at 5:45 in...

Created By: Migraine816 | 2017-03-18 21:24 | 5 Comments

I’m new to this board and to seizure disorder. I have some questions, that I truly hope someone can help me with! On this past December 31, my husband came home from work to find me very...

Created By: li-rai2007 | 2017-03-17 11:39 | 1 Comment

hi my name is samantha and I'm new ro this site.. I recently found out that my 4yr old daughter's EEG showed signs of epilepsy, she's had a total of 2 seizures one last year and one...

Pages