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Created By: Mrskeyser | 2017-06-12 11:19 | 1 Comment

Hi my name is Amber Keyser im 21 a mom and a wife! I have been having what i was told was myoclonic seizures since i was 13 or thats what my doctor then told me. They have gotten worse over the...

Created By: Amandaorr_593c714f6a33f | 2017-06-11 11:09 | 0 Comments

I'm wondering if there are recognized experts in catamenial seizures? My daughter has been seizure free for years but now has had one a month for the last five months. I am now tracking it I...

Created By: jon_mindy@hotmail.com | 2017-06-08 11:42 | 2 Comments

My name is Mindy and I am new here. I will try to keep this short but it's a long story! About 6 years ago my daughter, Alexia, had what we call an episode for the first time. It was a year...

Created By: bjp_dancer | 2017-06-08 02:44 | 3 Comments

Hi everyone! I'll just jump right into it. I am 17 and have had 2 documented grand mal seizures, which started at the age of 15. However, I have had other types of seizures since I was about...

Created By: Ace1016 | 2017-06-07 19:10 | 1 Comment

Hi names Kelsey......I'm new to the site. I've had my first seizure when I was 14. Older brother has seizures also. I'm learning as I get older my seizure sort of change and just...

Created By: tomke001 | 2017-06-07 05:19 | 0 Comments

I had epilepsy as a baby. I grew out of it but was diagnosed again in April last year. Majority of my seizures consist of a spaced out feeling and numbness in my hand. These last only seconds and...

Created By: Claresouthall | 2017-06-06 03:30 | 1 Comment

Hello everyone. I've recently gone back to work after having 2 seizures and being diagnosed. On my first day back I spent 7 hours on a computer and whilst at work felt fine, however the next...

Created By: Shevski@live.com | 2017-06-02 11:49 | 2 Comments

Am in desperate need of talking to another female whose partner has epilepsy. It is effecting our relationship big Time. And I just need someone to talk to.
Someone please help

Created By: mpechin | 2017-06-01 14:47 | 3 Comments

My daughter was just diagnosed with focal epilepsy. She had two seizures in two months. She's only 2 years old. How common is it for such young children to be diagnosed with epilepsy?

Created By: Hawkeye | 2017-05-30 19:33 | 2 Comments

Hello, I'm 20 and just had my second seizure. Both were from taking drugs then overheating and dehydrating. The first happened 2 years ago, the second happened this month and the paramedics...

Created By: Laylasmum21 | 2017-05-29 20:09 | 4 Comments

My 11 year old daughter had her first (as far as we know anyway) tonic clonic seizure last June.
She had no history of seizures except one febral convulsion at 9 months of age so the big...

Created By: magpie8680 | 2017-05-29 15:33 | 0 Comments

Hey folks,
My brother is 31, diagnosed with epilepsy at 9. Depakote kept his seizures in check for many years, averaging one seizure a year. In his early twenties something changed...

Created By: Lele_592ab23cdff60 | 2017-05-28 07:56 | 8 Comments

Hi my partner had his first siezure last year. His are very violent; whole body shakes violently whilst foaming from the mouth being sick urinating and making awefull noises. I was so scared the...

Created By: alkamom | 2017-05-27 15:44 | 1 Comment

My son was thought to have very high functioning autism for years. He never exactly fit the mold but the plans we made at school seemed to work well and he was very successful academically. Even...

Created By: Barnboard mike | 2017-05-23 08:34 | 1 Comment

I've smoked habitually for 15 years and now I've had a few seizures this year am now diagnosed with epilepsy now I take keppra twice a day I have not felt right since just trying to...

Created By: lisabolisa | 2017-05-19 16:19 | 1 Comment

Last Friday I had my first seizure and ever since then I have been hesitant to go places. I had the seizure in his car when I was dropping stuff off at my husband's job.I am glad I was parked...

Created By: jadziaa | 2017-05-19 15:32 | 0 Comments

Does anyone know what spikes on the right side of the brain on an eeg mean? I'm just trying to learn more about what's going on with me! I had a tonic clonic seizure about 2 weeks ago,...

Created By: warrde | 2017-05-19 07:35 | 3 Comments

My 3 yr old was diagnosed with epilepsy. It started with febrile seizures, which I knew nothing about and now this. I'm confused and lost because we have no family genetic pattern for this...

Created By: Nikkij83 | 2017-05-17 13:52 | 1 Comment

Hi. On the 24th April I had my first tonic colonic seizure. Whilst in hospital my bloods and ct scan all came back clear.

I have since had an mri scan and discussed the results and my...

Created By: leah09 | 2017-05-16 09:30 | 1 Comment

Hello I am a newbie here. I started having seizures about 4 years ago and started taking k to max of 1500 a day. I decided to get a second opinion and my new neurologist diagnosed from my...

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