Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: ElizabethF0913 | 2016-03-20 05:11 | 0 Comments

I'm new here and I'm seeking comfort.
I had my first seizure ever at 23 in December 2014. Just started a new and much more stressful job with late night hours. It was a Friday and...

Created By: Mel-leo7 | 2016-03-19 02:24 | 0 Comments

I'm a 22 year old woman who, within the past year or so, has experienced seizures. My first one was in December of 2014. It came out of nowhere. I was chatting with friends and all of a...

Created By: Aceking | 2016-03-18 08:46 | 0 Comments

My 18 month old son is being tested for petit mal seizures, he was asleep when they did the strobe part but from the 2nd lot of flashes his arms and legs started shaking (not like a startle reflex...

Created By: veganepileptic | 2016-03-18 00:31 | 0 Comments

Hi guys,
I'm new here! I was hoping to get some feedback or hear some stories from people who are vegan or vegetarian living with epilepsy.
This is a bit of a long one but I feel...

Created By: cam41usa | 2016-03-10 13:11 | 0 Comments

Hello, I have a daughter of 14 years, who recently was diagnosed with tonic-clonic epilepsy, she began taking Divalproex Sod Er, 400 mg twice day, and the after 20 days she had a partial seizure,...

Created By: sarah.riedel@gmail.com | 2016-03-07 22:54 | 1 Comment

Hi everyone. I have been looking around for an online discussion forum for epilepsy patients, this seemed to be the most official-looking one I could find. I was diagnosed last August with what...

Created By: Madhatter14 | 2016-03-05 10:15 | 1 Comment

My name is Taran and I'm eighteen years old. I've been having seizures for 4 years now and the doctors I've been to can't tell me what's going on. Some of the doctors tell...

Created By: MARISSA2DAY | 2016-03-03 13:14 | 1 Comment

New to this site. I've had these "attacks" for over 10 years. Mentioned them to doctors several times and always got a look of "your out of your mind". Feeling comes on,...

Created By: Katie79 | 2016-03-02 11:59 | 0 Comments

Hi, I've started looking into some unusual experiences I've had all my life (I'm 35). I'm going to see my doctor soon, it'd be really helpful to hear what people think...

Created By: mmpennies | 2016-02-29 15:03 | 0 Comments

Hi everyone - you were all very supportive a few weeks ago when I told you about some of the things that have been happening to me. I finally screwed up my courage and went to my doctor and told...

Created By: nicam76 | 2016-02-24 12:42 | 1 Comment

I'm in a fairly new relationship and I experienced my partners first grand mal seizure last night. I have enough medical training to know how to deal with the actual seizure and know when...

Created By: wifey80 | 2016-02-21 17:06 | 2 Comments

hi my husband had his first grand mal seizure ( tronic clonic ) on sept 4th, he is 43yr old and in fairly good health. the eeg came back normal and mri clear. he surrended his driving licence for...

Created By: MYKA | 2016-02-19 18:26 | 1 Comment

Hi. ive had Epilepsy since 2005 when i was 25 years old. We noticed that my seizures occur during the time of my period and late afternoons like at around 5-7 PM. We just saw my endocrinologist...

Created By: brent_ross | 2016-02-14 08:06 | 1 Comment

Hi! I am Brent, a new guy on this site and I might simply want to enquire as to whether our veterans are getting enough enthisiastic help? I have read posts regarding the lack of psychiatric help...

Created By: sphil3621 | 2016-02-14 07:52 | 0 Comments

 

Hello fellowmen!

I am Phil. I am new to this site. I am in need of information on benefits of a ver who did not die at combat. What are the possible benefits a surviving family can...

Created By: cmc1967 | 2016-02-03 10:46 | 0 Comments

My husband was a normal guy of 48 with no issues but medicated high blood pressure and one day a year and a half ago he had an incident.  Stroke? No one knows.  One week later after headache went...

Created By: Heda5557 | 2016-01-27 15:29 | 0 Comments

Hello all, I posted before (at this link: http://www.epilepsy.com/connect/forums/new-epilepsycom/am-i-...

Created By: Haley500 | 2016-01-26 17:52 | 0 Comments

hello!

My name is Haley. I am 20 years old and was diagnosed with epilepsy last year. My dad and sister also have epilepsy so I am pretty familiar with it from an outsiders perspective, but...

Created By: LittleBlackCat | 2016-01-24 20:22 | 1 Comment

I don't know where to begin because the doctors aren't sure as to what's going on. Back in October while at work I was suddenly disoriented, dizzy and felt like something was crawling in my...

Created By: Pignulotta | 2016-01-24 19:44 | 1 Comment

Growing and Living with Epilepsy is the name of my new blog.  It's all about my journey from when I had my first seizure at the age of 9 to present day (I'm now 45)  I hope to help others with...

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