Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: Sarahj12 | 2016-04-19 10:18 | 1 Comment

Can someone please describe their Deja vu aura not sure if I'm having them.
Do you feel like you've been in that's exact moment for 30 seconds or do you feel what's...

Created By: Rachelk42 | 2016-04-17 23:44 | 1 Comment

Hi , I'm 17 and a little while ago I was asleep , and I was having a bad dream and I would open my eyes but they were so heavy they would close again . I felt this strong numbing/tingling...

Created By: Paul26 | 2016-04-13 06:18 | 0 Comments

Hi can anyone advise about a camera with recording capability, night vision so I can review my sleep to check if I'm continuing to have seizures in my sleep?
I took part in a sleep...

Created By: blobue5311 | 2016-04-11 16:58 | 0 Comments

Today, I was sitting in my colleges student lounge when I witnessed someone having a seizure. Being the curious cat that I am, I then decided to research how exactly seizures work or feel. Then I...

Created By: margiejerome | 2016-04-10 21:37 | 2 Comments

My 18 year old daughter was just diagnosed with JME this past week. I am trying really hard to be strong for her however find myself suffocating her. She was started on Keppra. I am afraid of...

Created By: Snowman100 | 2016-04-10 16:32 | 1 Comment

Our 5 year old has had a number of seizures since she is 3. They almost always happen within 2 hours of going to sleep. There seems to be a clear link to this happening when she has the flu/fever...

Created By: jhoefen1@rochester.rr.com | 2016-04-09 22:43 | 0 Comments

hi I have had PD since 2009.In october 2014 i started getting these jerkssitting,I also get body jerks when standing still.I made a video of them and wondered what you might think they are.One...

Created By: jhoefen1@rochester.rr.com | 2016-04-09 22:30 | 0 Comments

hi I have had PD since 2009.In october 2014 i started getting these jerkssitting,I also get body jerks when standing still.I made a video of them and wondered what you might think they are.One...

Created By: ndeck45 | 2016-04-09 12:16 | 1 Comment

My husband was just diagnosed with focal epilepsy. He took an EEG and there was slight abnormalities with his left frontal lobe which lead to the Dr. diagnosing him. He was driving while he...

Created By: Jbmof4 | 2016-04-05 12:52 | 4 Comments

New to this. My son (16) had his first seizure in sept he started very confused not responding properly plus a strange body twitch. We believe he is hypoglycaemic so we thought his blood sugar had...

Created By: Ezam | 2016-04-04 10:19 | 0 Comments

Hi I've got plenty to ask but don't know where to start. I've been living with epilepsy for more than 30 yrs. Even the doctor told me nothing else could be done except surgery (with...

Created By: Jazzyfay | 2016-04-02 10:16 | 0 Comments

Individuals with seizures and/or Traumatic Brain Injury and their families/caregivers support group for young adults (18-26) for the 4th Saturday of each month 1pm-2pm, Vanderbilt Stallworth...

Created By: hr1989 | 2016-04-01 06:17 | 1 Comment

Hi guys, just looking for some advice/opinions so I know what to expect....

Over 48 hours I had around 10 tonic clonic seizures (confirmed through a video at the emergency room).
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Created By: Slim_Shadys_Wife | 2016-03-27 03:17 | 0 Comments

I was at my best friends house and we were outside her porch listening to music with her brothers, and all i remember was just jamming along to the music and having a conversation with them, but...

Created By: eric4947 | 2016-03-26 10:45 | 1 Comment

I had been having problems since 2009. I felt fatigue, had episodes of brain fog and had an occasional sense of smoke smell. I thought that it was due to poor sleep quality because I never felt...

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,...

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