Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: emarsh0004 | 2017-02-08 01:16 | 0 Comments

I'm going to try to make this as short as possible.
I'm 24 with no real previous medical history except anemia. I'm 3 months postpartum. A couple of weeks ago, I had mastitis...

Created By: DaniGrace | 2017-02-06 16:06 | 0 Comments

Hi.. first time here so apologies if I ramble! I'm 24 years old and had my first tonic clinic seizure 8 months ago. I had a lot of tests done including MRI, EEG, 24 hour heart monitor and...

Created By: Kelcie Brian | 2017-01-31 23:02 | 0 Comments

This morning I was in the bathroom and, I had a brain loop (I call them Brain loops, It's when and thought runs through my mind and gets stuck the and it keeping repeating it in my head over...

Created By: csh | 2017-01-31 21:33 | 0 Comments

When I was a child I took a medicine called DDAVP (nasal spray). I was prescribed this medicine for about 4 years. During that period I had my first seizure. Has anyone else experienced taking any...

Created By: dcourtney | 2017-01-30 19:14 | 0 Comments

Hi
My daughter was just recently diagnosed with Abscence seizures and I'm not really sure if that's what she's having. We don't see them at home and I have only witnessed...

Created By: m.n | 2017-01-30 00:33 | 0 Comments

Need help to figure out if the symptoms my 3 yr old is seeing is actually a seizure or something else.

This has occured twice in 5 months.

In Both instances
1) She was sick due...

Created By: darklady | 2017-01-23 22:12 | 0 Comments

My simple partial seizures last as long as 3-5 hours at a time either that or I am haing them one right after the other. I heard this is bad but my doctor said to give the med more time. I'm...

Created By: Somnii | 2017-01-23 14:47 | 0 Comments

Hello,

I am a 26 yo female who was just diagnosed with having epilepsy about 3 weeks ago. I have had a few episodes in the past few years where I would get an aura (learned that term after...

Created By: JenniJo | 2017-01-23 00:11 | 0 Comments

I am new here. I am really worried about my dad. My mom passed away recently and my dad was living alone in a house. Last day his neighbors took him to the hospital when they have seen him...

Created By: essegee | 2017-01-22 20:26 | 0 Comments

I'm in my mid-50s and have always been exceptionally healthy. I began getting lightheaded when I walked and talked in late July, and was diagnosed with Long QT Syndrome in early August. I was...

Created By: JenniJo | 2017-01-20 06:45 | 0 Comments

I am new here. Glad to see you all here.

Created By: jbhelms | 2017-01-19 16:25 | 0 Comments

Hi All,

I believe that I had a Simple Partial Seizure last Monday, and I feel like garbage. My head hurts, my face is numb, and my left side is weak. I went to the ER and they gave me...

Created By: Rodneycotillier | 2017-01-18 13:53 | 0 Comments

I'm fairly new to seizures and have been on 2g of keppra xr for 2.5 years. I forgot to take my medicine Thursday night and had 2 siezures Friday morning requiring me to go to the hospital. My...

Created By: Emily's Cat | 2017-01-17 14:36 | 0 Comments

Caveat: I am not particularly funny, but I am compelled to keep trying. I apologize in advance for my very bad jokes.

In early December, I had a seizure. In a crowded restaurant, during...

Created By: Dev.M33 | 2017-01-16 16:25 | 1 Comment

Hi, everybody,

I'm curious what happens to others when they have partial seizures? And how do you feel after partial seizures? And how long does this aftermath last for you?

A...

Created By: pinkhorse | 2017-01-16 10:43 | 0 Comments

Over the past 18 months have had intermittent episodes that the neurologist I was working with (I am a nurse practitioner in sleep medicine) thought might be temporal lobe seizures. I went to...

Created By: Kmiele14 | 2017-01-16 10:02 | 1 Comment

My wife has been having seizures quarterly in her sleep. Grand mals usually two at a time. I work away from home and her new detection and alert watch has caught 2 of them. I receive a text and a...

Created By: Winger11 | 2017-01-11 10:05 | 0 Comments

Hi... so I don't even really know how to write about this as it's all so new to me. But I am really worried and I hope someone out there has had a similar experience to me...

I...

Created By: justmeplz | 2017-01-10 06:00 | 0 Comments

Hi, I am a 26 yo female and I think I may have just had a seizure.

I was prescribed a methylprednisolone pack for a sinus infection and I'm on the third of six days and it's been...

Created By: darklady | 2017-01-08 10:59 | 0 Comments

I am 21 and just got dx with partial seizures. I have probably been having them a long time (different types) but found out because the ones I'm having now cause my eyes to roll in my head...

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