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Topic: Parents & Caregivers

Created By: Jmcarls5 | 2015-01-22 09:19 | 127 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, My name is Jeffrey Carlson and I am a graduate student in psychology at Arizona State University. I am conducting research on how caring for a child with epilepsy effects parents and...

Created By: Barnes85 | 2015-01-18 15:49 | 148 Views | 2 Comments

My daughter first had a seizure on xmas day 2012 when she was 20 months then went on to have 27 more over next 3 days.  At first thought was febrile convulsion as she had temp caused by a chest...

Created By: Little angels | 2015-01-18 12:28 | 143 Views | 1 Comment

Is it common for a baby to have long seizures? Her seizures are never under 15 minutes, every time we end up in the ER, cause they are over 5 min.  When others have seizures how long do they last...

Created By: HollyLB85 | 2015-01-18 06:42 | 127 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, I am after some advice about my 16 month old daughter. About 2 months ago she was taken into hospital after a choking episode and had to receive first aid to get the food out of her throat....

Created By: Little angels | 2015-01-17 23:41 | 145 Views | 0 Comments

My daughter is 10 months .Her first seizure was the same day as her 4 month shots, it lasted 45 minutes. The emt had trouble pulling her out. The next month (5 months) she had 2 seizures in a week...

Created By: Vicky980 | 2015-01-15 22:20 | 162 Views | 0 Comments

Hi there!  Does anyone have a child with autonomic partial seizures?  My husband and I are taking our child to see neuro next week, but we strongly suspect these as the symptoms match up like a...

Created By: Sammigrant | 2015-01-14 17:00 | 112 Views | 1 Comment

Hi! I, Samantha and my 2.5yr old daughter suffers from seizures. She's had 8 in the past 14 months. She has a rare condition called neurofibromastios (nf1) too. 

Created By: melwang24275@yahoo.com | 2015-01-13 20:02 | 145 Views | 1 Comment

Well, I am back. Cannot remember my user name or password. So now this is who I am LOL. Have a son named Matthew who is 13. We started the journey of Epilepsy when he was 1. At first febrile...

Created By: Rosalvangel | 2015-01-12 08:44 | 166 Views | 1 Comment

My 10yrs old son had his 1st seizure last Nov. had a visit w the neuro. Dr. Said their was not much we could to not even meds till he had a second one. Well 2 month to the date my son had a second...

Created By: charliesmom | 2015-01-10 00:01 | 128 Views | 1 Comment

Hi there,

I'd love to hear from some parents whose kids have been on Depakote. Our doctor is prescribing it for our five-year-old son, as Keppra is no longer working to prevent his seizures...

Created By: Crickets_mom | 2015-01-04 13:03 | 138 Views | 0 Comments

It has been a really long time since I have been on here. Here is a little back story. My son (now almost 14) has epilepsy. He has since he was an infant. Most of his seizures are petit mal with...

Created By: tmmckinney | 2015-01-04 10:56 | 183 Views | 0 Comments

In 2011 at the age of 13 my daughter had 2 gran mal seizures within 8 months and was diagnosed with epilepsy. Since then, she has suffered memory loss-both short and long term and cogntive...

Created By: Bugaboosmom | 2014-12-31 23:28 | 175 Views | 1 Comment

HELP HELP HELP! My daughter will be 5 January 10th. On January 3, 2011 just shy of her first birthday she had her first tonic clonic. The initial ones were diagnosed as Febrile but now...

Created By: mommyLeBay | 2014-12-31 12:46 | 203 Views | 1 Comment

My daughter is now 10 months old. At 8 months she was admitted to the hospital with what we thought were seizures. After many tests, including and eeg, it was confirmed she had abnormal activity...

Created By: Beans2008 | 2014-12-29 12:15 | 131 Views | 0 Comments

My son is 6 and scheduled to have a VNS on the 15th.  I am hopeful it might help with some of the autistic behaviors as well.  Have any of you seen an improvement in this?  He is 6, nonverbal,...

Created By: jmom2gs | 2014-12-27 12:03 | 232 Views | 2 Comments

My daughter was diagnosed with Epilepsy when she was 10 years.  She did fairly well with only occassional seizures for a long time.  When she was 14 she had a bad two months, but was placed on...

Created By: SleepyParachute | 2014-12-18 15:50 | 229 Views | 2 Comments

Well we're new here, yesterday my 7 year old son was diagnosed with epilepsy...the diagnosis seems sudden to me (not unusual given his medical history just sudden). I'm wondering if there are...

Created By: SleepyParachute | 2014-12-18 15:49 | 161 Views | 0 Comments

Well we're new here, yesterday my 7 year old son was diagnosed with epilepsy...the diagnosis seems sudden to me (not unusual given his medical history just sudden). I'm wondering if there are...

Created By: natz68 | 2014-12-18 08:55 | 94 Views | 0 Comments

I have some KetoCal 4:1 vanilla flavored I would like to donate. I have one unopened can and one almost full case (missing only 2) of the 8oz liquids. The expiration is March 2015. I am hoping to...

Created By: scarter1231 | 2014-12-15 22:43 | 153 Views | 2 Comments

My 4 1/2 old son has been potty trained since a month or so before his 3rd birthday. Never had accidents or even bedtime accidents. He was on lamictal & ethosuximide but had to come off with...

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