Topic: Parents & Caregivers

Created By: littlebug | 2007-08-08 19:38 | 2 Comments

My sister found a great web site for ID bracelets I thought I would share. The web site is IDTAGS.com The bracelets are only $20 and they have cute designs on the front of them.

Created By: Hope2007 | 2007-08-08 16:45 | 5 Comments

Has anyone's child had an EEG that showed "slowing" that was do to equipment or positioning of the child?

I am getting mixed information. I was told that slowing was most likely due to...

Created By: kaitlynsmom | 2007-08-08 13:30 | 9 Comments

So Kaitlyn started Trileptal on Saturday 8/4. She has been handling it better than previous medications that we have tried but on Saturday she had 2 seizures that were different than her "normal...

Created By: healinghope | 2007-08-08 11:50 | 9 Comments

I'm new to this, not sure how all this works. I'm a mom looking for others who have children with absence seizures. My son is 14. He was diagnosed last year.

Created By: Baby Sam | 2007-08-08 07:57 | 4 Comments

Our son has been on seizure medication for myoclonic seizures for apprx 4 1/2 months. We began Topamax and for two months he was doing great, no visible seizures and his development really took...

Created By: janellesmom | 2007-08-06 22:30 | 10 Comments

well in and out of hospital many test cameback negative few are still pending neur. suggesting janelle may have a metabolic problem has 'anyone out there' heard of such, and treatment wise.. any...

Created By: kaitlynsmom | 2007-08-06 14:51 | 3 Comments

I'm sure alot of you know Kaitlyn has seizures already, she is currently on Trileptal. My son Christopher will be 1 on the 23rd of this month. I am concerned about his behavior and wondering if...

Created By: violet23 | 2007-08-05 22:28 | 0 Comments

Hi to all moms and moms-to-be, I am new here and I would like to suggest to you all to be well prepared as a mom. For those who are planning to have a baby just be aware of your fertility cycle...

Created By: bradysmom07 | 2007-08-04 17:08 | 5 Comments

Does anyone have any information on Trileptal causing a drop in white blood cells? My son, Brady who is 2, had blood work which showed a drop in his white blood cell count. He has been on...

Created By: Hope2007 | 2007-08-04 02:15 | 4 Comments

My 22 month old daughter had two grand-mal seizures in April. She had very low blood sugar when we arrived at the ER, following her first, and had the second in the ER. We were admitted into the...

Created By: Amy here | 2007-08-03 12:10 | 1 Comment

My son has generalized seizure disorder. Absence seizures are what we have been unable to stop with medication. He has failed: Zarontin, Lamictal and topamax. Currently taking depakote 1250 mg...

Created By: kaitlynsmom | 2007-08-02 15:59 | 6 Comments

I am wondering if anyone one here has a seizure dog? Or is getting a seizure dog? I have been thinking about a way to sleep easier at night with Kaitlyn and I am wondering if a dog that would...

Created By: mjcolenc | 2007-08-02 11:29 | 0 Comments

Called Sean's neuro this morning. The receptionist looked up the doctor's notes, and the EEG wasn't for nothing. Even though he didn't go to sleep, or stop moving around, the doctor found enough...

Created By: lbkelly | 2007-08-02 03:56 | 1 Comment

My 10 month old son had me terrified when his eyes rolled up into his hesd &stayed for a couple sec.s He didnt seem to be playing...

Created By: kaitlynsmom | 2007-08-01 00:31 | 21 Comments

We finally got the results of the 24 hr VEEG. When we first went into the doctors appointment the first thing he said was "Promise me you won't be mad at me...." I didn't know what to say so I...

Created By: JennyM | 2007-08-01 00:18 | 1 Comment

Hi I am new here.

My 15 year old son has just been diagnosed with epelipsy. They are starting him on meds tonight. I thought at the beginning I was strong I could deal with this without...

Created By: amydmitchell1973 | 2007-07-31 22:56 | 4 Comments

I'll try not to make this too long.... My daughter had an a typical febrile grand mal seizure when she was 10 months old. She was on Tegratol for a year and no more seizures. At 10 she was...

Created By: nickaroo242 | 2007-07-31 19:17 | 0 Comments

Hello my son is 14 and had his first seizure 31 days ago.he was told he has epilepsy, that was until yesterday when we learned that the cause of his seizure was a brain tumor.I am looking for...

Created By: eanj | 2007-07-31 13:27 | 5 Comments

Good Afternoon! I am hoping to get some feedback from any parents out there who are dealing with more than one child having epilepsy. I have a son who has unexplained Grand Mals in his sleep and a...

Created By: mjcolenc | 2007-07-31 12:57 | 0 Comments

Sean wound up being up from 7 yesterday morning, and being up all night. Went and had the EEG done. Well, doctor comes in and says Sean never went to sleep, and was a wiggle worm. So I guess...

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