Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: sparkal | 2006-10-05 09:54 | 1 Comment

I started having seizures when I was 12. Went to Kosairs Children's hospital in Lousiville, KY. I was in there for many weeks and went through many tests, but the doctors could only come up with...

Created By: Frosty | 2006-10-04 17:52 | 6 Comments

Greetings:

Just wondering for opinions/experiences, no previous health problems, not a klutz by nature and not on alcohol or drugs.

A feeling of low blood sugar and light headedness...

Created By: grumpybear | 2006-10-03 20:55 | 5 Comments

I have had E for about six years now, somewhat controlled I guess. My husband is great but does not really understand all there is to this. My grandfather and aunt have it but I don't talk to...

Created By: liz4143 | 2006-10-02 15:07 | 2 Comments

Hi, my daughter was diagnosed with childhood absence seizures last week. This week we will start Zarontin twice a day and I am scared to death of what the effects of this medicine will be. I've...

Created By: andyho | 2006-10-02 14:27 | 4 Comments

Just wanted to update everyone.. it's been a busy last 2 days. Yesterday she had her MRI done and today we met with her neurologist (Dr. Casadonte - All Children's in St. Pete) and he says she has...

Created By: oneillbr17 | 2006-10-02 12:44 | 0 Comments

Hello,

I am looking for some advice or someone who has a child like this. My 8 year old was diagnosed with partial seizures due to a stroke at birth. An MRI shows a cyst and dead brain...

Created By: E_m_m_a | 2006-10-01 05:49 | 1 Comment

i've just been diagnosed with TLE, and i was wondering whether anyone else here has this? I find it really difficult to deal with, as i find it hard to think straight before, after, and during...

Created By: mamajess | 2006-09-30 22:23 | 3 Comments

My son who is 8 had a tonic clonic seizure in Nov. 05, EEG showed epileptic patterns and they suspected BRE. MRI results came back showing one lesion on the parietal lobe and one on the frontal...

Created By: jmccand | 2006-09-30 16:49 | 1 Comment

Has there ever been a walk for epilepsy? Like the ones they have for diabetes, heart, or breast cancer? Just curious.
Lori

Created By: mhillqt | 2006-09-30 09:37 | 9 Comments

Hello.....I am a 45 year old male, physically active(ie long distance runner, workout, etc) who was diagnosed with panic disorder 15 years ago...ie at age 30. Prior to the diagnosis I had fainting...

Created By: mariasarafinas | 2006-09-30 09:33 | 0 Comments

some may have seen things i have written to you but i have memory laps and alsorts of things wrong b/c of seziers but what i have been told every morning about the previse day helps me with sort...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-09-29 12:02 | 4 Comments

I had posted 2 questions earlier in the week but figured out the answer to one by just reading other posts. This one I am still wondering about:

Can someone with simple partial's be at...

Created By: Mattsdad | 2006-09-29 10:53 | 0 Comments

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Created By: wendy girl | 2006-09-28 19:35 | 10 Comments

Hi, I am looking for some opinions as my neuro evaded this question. I was diagnosed with partial complex seizures, fronto-temporal lobe epilepsy. I have only had 2 seizures during the daytime...

Hi
Created By: rosegirl | 2006-09-28 09:05 | 1 Comment

I'm not really new and I'm not expecting any replies to this because of that but I haven't been here for a yr so it certainly feels like I'm new. I guess I'm just welcoming myself back. :)

Created By: JuliaS | 2006-09-27 12:43 | 0 Comments

Hi my name is Julie I am 22 and was diagnosed with jme when I was 13. Im new to this site and so far love it.I have never talked about my epilepsy with anyone other than family and a few close...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-09-27 11:00 | 0 Comments

1.Is treatment even necessary for simple partial seizures that do not generalize? Like, would a person be "tricking" themselves into believing there would be no harm done to themselves to just...

Created By: KrayonsRmine | 2006-09-26 12:12 | 1 Comment

Hi everyone... I am new to this site and scared to death.
I have been diagnosed with Partial Complex Seizures and have been put on Kepra.
I will be going to the Drs this afternoon...

Created By: Marta Tschetter | 2006-09-25 22:25 | 9 Comments

HI, My daughter was diagnosed with BRE 4 months ago. She has had 3 seizures before she was put on medicine which is Trileptal which seems to be working for her. Her first two were worse thatn...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-09-25 20:50 | 7 Comments

I had a sleep deprived EEG to rule out Temporal Seizures. The neurologist said it was abnormal but "non-specific" and wants more testing. I'm scheduled for 72 hour ambulatory EEG in mid October...

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