Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: Mel26 | 2007-02-17 03:45 | 2 Comments

Hi I'm new to this site.
I am 26 and had my first seizure around 7 months ago. I had another exactly 1 week later then another 6 weeks later. They have all been at night while I was...

Created By: kerryliz | 2007-02-16 21:27 | 0 Comments

A Christian approach to epilepsy

By way of comparison, three common triggers for panic attacks are light, noise and crowds. The triggers may not be substantial, but they are meaningful –...

Created By: Mrs. B | 2007-02-16 17:13 | 5 Comments

Hello all,
I have a 10 year old daughter with absence seizures. She was diagnosed at age 4, and has been taking ethosuximide (zarontin) ever since. Before she was taking the meds, she was...

Created By: pices78 | 2007-02-16 14:15 | 9 Comments

Hi everyone,
On January 29th, 2007 my husband found me having a tonic clonic seizure before he left for work. I had been sleeping and I woke up to him telling me that we had to go to the ER...

Created By: summerlilly | 2007-02-16 04:00 | 3 Comments

Hi, I'm new to this site,
And I was just wondering if anyone out there has been diagnosed with epilepsy even though their tests have shown negative.

I have a strong family history of...

Created By: Tish | 2007-02-15 00:00 | 13 Comments

Hoping someone can give me some insight before my appointment this coming Tuesday. We've tried a number of meds so far and unfortunately I haven't done well with them in the past. Some have...

Created By: | 2007-02-14 23:53 | 8 Comments

I am 42yr.old and have had epilepsy since the age of 16yrs. that we know of. I have tooken every medication out there seen countless Doctors. even had the Vagus Nerve Stimulator implanted last...

Created By: LeaLou2510 | 2007-02-14 18:15 | 2 Comments

Hi
Im new to this website so i just wanted to know what triggers some peoples epilepsy off? i am quite naive and unaware of a lot of issues regarding epilepsy as my convulsions are only...

Created By: vinny | 2007-02-14 01:31 | 2 Comments

ive finally made it here, my 9 yr old daughter had a lot of seizure activity for the first four years of her life, been seizure free for five years..HOORAH!!!
last april she had an MRI...

Created By: kparker | 2007-02-13 16:13 | 6 Comments

I'm newly diagnosed with epilepsy. Its Februrary, and I first started having seizures was in June. I have complex partial seizures, and haven't been able to be seizure free for more than a...

Created By: cords | 2007-02-13 06:33 | 1 Comment

hello,
i am here to try and track down what my deal is.
i have what sounds like the same type of symptoms as a simple or complex partial seizures...i need some feedback as my doctor...

Created By: Cynthia | 2007-02-13 03:45 | 8 Comments

Hello
I am new to this site and live in Yemen. I have been diagnosed with epilepsy this summer after having seizures since Dec. 2005. Living in the Middle East means that the treatment is...

Created By: epihelp | 2007-02-12 12:41 | 0 Comments

Stop by the chat room tonight, Feb 12th from 10 to 11 pm U. S. East Coast time, for moderated chat on epilepsy surgery!

Created By: jamie H | 2007-02-11 22:00 | 11 Comments

Hi Everyone, I am 41 and just recently been diagnosed with complex partial seizures. Needless to say I'm a little overwhelmed with it all. This site was recommended by my Neurologist and I have...

Created By: cogswell622 | 2007-02-07 21:02 | 17 Comments

My husband was just diagnosed with psychogenic nonepiletic seizures. He is 28 years old. It has only been a couple of months since the first episode. He is taking it very hard. He believes that...

Created By: jmccand | 2007-02-07 17:00 | 4 Comments

My 8 y.o. daughter takes 250 MG of Depakote twice a day. She recently had blood drawn, and her blood levels were 7 points higher than the recommended therapeutic levels. Her doctor does not want...

Created By: Jodi19 | 2007-02-07 12:45 | 2 Comments

Hi

I've been diagnosed with epilepsy for about 3 years now, but I believe I've had it a lot longer than that. I have complex partial seizures and I seem to have them about every 7-10 days...

Created By: milindnangare | 2007-02-07 04:21 | 3 Comments

Hi,

My baby has started with convulsions/seizures. I am in deep trouble. The whole family is disturbed. She is 6 months old and there is no neck holding yet. Doctors are saying that she is...

Created By: pixiedust | 2007-02-06 23:01 | 0 Comments

Hahah holy crap, I just deleted my account by mistake....just so everyone knows... because I did leave a few comments to people today, and just in case if they wonder where those comments went...

Created By: newmommy | 2007-02-06 22:20 | 1 Comment

Hi,

I'm 34 years old and have been screaming in my sleep since I was aware of it personally around 16 y/o. It's gotten worse over the years as I find myself waken up by them screaming like...

Pages