Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

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...

Created By: augmoon | 2016-01-23 22:45 | 1 Comment

Hello, I'm 14 years old and i have a really close friend that is also 14 who is autistic and gets alot of seizures. Before i met them, they didnt take any medications because they're church pastor...

Created By: augmoon | 2016-01-23 22:35 | 0 Comments
Created By: jessejr227 | 2016-01-22 21:19 | 2 Comments

New to epilepsy. I recently had my fifth seizure and said I need to go to the hospital because my first four seizures went unchecked because I hate hospitals. So my fifth seizure I said I have got...

Created By: DerrickLyons1983 | 2016-01-21 21:24 | 0 Comments

Hi,

I had the first seizure ever last week on Tuesday.  I went out for a good amount of time and my co workers called an ambulance right away.  I was foaming from the mouth and staring off...

Created By: Geneva_747 | 2016-01-19 22:11 | 1 Comment

My niece is 25 years old and was first diagnosed at 14.  They had told us she would most likely grow out of the seizures but she has not.  She currently takes Zarontin.  I am curious to know if...

Created By: ArunaS | 2016-01-18 18:11 | 0 Comments

Hi, 

I have had seizures from my teens. All my seizures are in my sleep, within the first 30 minutes. Is there any foods that can increase or reduce the chance of seizure?

 

Created By: mmpennies | 2016-01-18 15:10 | 0 Comments

Hi Everyone.  Last summer I came to the realization that I might be having simple partial seizures.  I have these episodes of extremely strong deja vu and nausea, and in fact have been having them...

Created By: nana of 3 | 2016-01-17 22:30 | 0 Comments

Hi, I was recently diagnosed with having what the neurologist called "a penny's worth of epilepsy" He has ordered an EEG and MRI and has prescribed me Topamax 50 mg to once a day for a week to...

Created By: Heda5557 | 2016-01-15 23:22 | 2 Comments

Hey all, found this while researching online. Typing on my phone so sorry for grammar. I'm trying to decide if I should see a neuro, and this isn't something I discuss with family or friends....

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