Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: NinjaJosie | 2006-10-27 09:16 | 7 Comments

Hey,
I just recently got diagnosed with Complex Partial Seizures and I've been finding it really hard to cope, and was just wondering if there's anybody else out there like this? I have 2...

Created By: Jonathan David | 2006-10-25 12:15 | 10 Comments

Hi, I am 25 years old, I have partial complex seizures, and I was reason diagnose with Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. I have been taken medicine since I was about 13 years old. I start off with...

Created By: Tack01 | 2006-10-25 11:09 | 0 Comments

My name is Tom, I just got home from the hospital late last night. I had my second seizure early Monday morning. My first was only three weeks ago. I was in a different hospital for five days...

Created By: domesticgoddess | 2006-10-24 19:52 | 20 Comments

What are our alternatives? My daughter will be 15 next week and the VEEG they ran last week says she's still having petit mal seizures, and they don't recommend her getting a driver's permit. She...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-10-24 10:05 | 21 Comments

please will someone explain to me- when these things happen are they an "aura" or are they an actual seizure?

how frequently does this occur in a non-epileptic population?

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-10-23 22:49 | 17 Comments

I am 36 years old and not taking any AED's or any other medications (save for my asthma inhaler as needed). According to my OB/GYN, I am supposed to have arrived here in my mid-thirties in the...

Created By: Eleanor | 2006-10-23 21:51 | 1 Comment

Hi Everyone, I am new to this site but not to epilepsy and I have questions for anyone who could offer some insight.

I was about 32 when I had 1 single seizure in my sleep. (I am 50 now)...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-10-23 12:32 | 2 Comments

has anyone ever gotten a feeling like someone is stabbing an icepick into your temple? just a localized area like the size of a dime, deep inside my head on my left temple region. then I have...

Created By: Sophist | 2006-10-22 23:19 | 15 Comments

Hi, my online name is Sophist. I am 25, female, have Asperger's Syndrome and undiagnosed Neocortical Temporal Lobe Epilepsy, and am a psychology/neurology FANATIC. I am currently in undergrad...

Created By: caradee | 2006-10-22 16:40 | 3 Comments

I am a 39 year old mother and wife. Up until two years ago, I hid being epileptic very well. I worked many, many hours to avoid explanation to my family (thinking I was protecting them, and afraid...

Created By: laine | 2006-10-21 15:17 | 2 Comments

After 3 years of numerous Dr.'s EEG's, MRI.......I was diagnosed in June with a " 90% Clinical diagnosis of Epilepsy". This Dr was my second Neurologist and I was there for a " Second Opinion"...

Created By: darteyes | 2006-10-21 14:56 | 1 Comment

Hi my son is 17 yrs old. and has been seizure active since he was 3 months old but we did not know he was having seizures until he was 7 months old. He has already been on every medication there...

Created By: Channing83 | 2006-10-21 03:52 | 6 Comments

Hi all,

So apparently I've been having seizures since I was 12. My neurologist diagnosed me this morning. I guess it's good to have a name for what's been going on (it's really freaky the...

Created By: Nada | 2006-10-20 16:59 | 3 Comments

I have seizures as the result of a cerebral hemorrhage in 1995. I was given at least a dozen different anti-seizure medications but non-worked (not effective, bad side effects or both). Finally...

Created By: amrose66 | 2006-10-20 08:53 | 12 Comments

My 18 year old daughter was just diagnosed with E and put on Lamictal. Her first known seizure was July 3rd 2006. It was while she was at work. She had numbness on the right side of her body (...

Created By: Averysmom | 2006-10-19 17:48 | 3 Comments

Hello my son has Myoclonic seizures, we are very new to all of this and he is almost 4 and besides being a little language delayed he WILL NOT use the potty. HE IS ALMOST 4! Does anyone know is...

Created By: JRStephens21 | 2006-10-18 18:08 | 8 Comments

I don't know where else to go to ask a question like this except the doctor, but I'm at school and 100 miles away from one. It started at the beginning of this year and has happened about 5 or 6...

Created By: yuey | 2006-10-17 21:50 | 0 Comments

Ive been having reoccurring seizures upon wakening
it seems to be triggered when i wake whilst still in 'low concious' level
a strong rush of vibration hits the back of my head then to...

Created By: equine_luver | 2006-10-17 21:26 | 6 Comments

Hi, I am Nichole, I am 18(19 in dec) and have had E since I was 16. I am on 1200mg of tegretol. I have had both gran mal, and petit mal, and I have my spaced out moments too.my sister has it too...

Created By: wldhrt13 | 2006-10-17 18:13 | 13 Comments

anyone heard of it? anyone besides me have it?

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