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Topic: Parents & Caregivers

Created By: mar | 2006-12-05 11:17 | 237 Views | 7 Comments

Hi, I wondered if anyone knows or has been diagnosed with Benign Rolandic when the eeg does not have typical pattern? I have talked to one mom who told me her daughters eeg also did not fit the...

Created By: deb_walk | 2006-12-01 18:20 | 78 Views | 2 Comments

I posted this in surgery by mistake. I have a 16 year old that is in the early stages of being check for possiblity of surgery. We go December 4th for just regular EEG and MRI. No overnight stays...

Created By: mama bear | 2006-11-30 21:43 | 124 Views | 5 Comments

Okay guys tonight I am sad! My 2 1/2 year old son Fletcher, just had a 2 minute tonic-clonic on my bathroom floor! It took him 10 seconds to start breathing, and I could see the fear in his eyes....

Created By: Stefanie514 | 2006-11-28 23:49 | 103 Views | 2 Comments

I am still very new to all of this. My daughter has abnormal brain waves on the left side and some all over. I went to the pediat. neuro and he gave us a precription for Keppra. I am told that...

Created By: rais93 | 2006-11-28 19:07 | 78 Views | 2 Comments

My daughter was very normal up until last year when she was 14 year old. The only thing she had was that she had febrile fits at 4 when she was sck with high 107F fever.

Last year we took...

Created By: Stefanie514 | 2006-11-27 14:25 | 98 Views | 4 Comments

My 22 month old just got precribed Keppra. She is the most energetic and fun loving kid ever! The only time she has seizures (it has only happened 4 times too) is when she is woken up from a...

Created By: macsmom | 2006-11-27 12:26 | 200 Views | 7 Comments

My daughter Mac has had absence seizures for approximately the last year and is currently on Depakote ER 1250mg a day. Things were going great the last few weeks and I felt that maybe we had...

Created By: Stefanie514 | 2006-11-27 11:19 | 80 Views | 1 Comment

My 22 month old started at 20 months to have small episodes where when woken up out of a deep sleep her arms would shoot out and eyes roll up (not back) for a split second and this would happen...

Created By: bexter95 | 2006-11-26 16:16 | 192 Views | 1 Comment

My 18 month old daughter had a 20 minute siezure about 2 months ago which left a lesion and eventual scarring in the hippocampus of the brain. After fllow up MRI and EEG our doctor is now sure...

Created By: Kristy szm | 2006-11-25 03:38 | 84 Views | 2 Comments

I thought I'd introduce ourselves...I'm Kristy, mom to Matthew. Matt was born with a very severe form of Epilepsy. He's had so many seizures throughout his 4 years, that they have literally...

Created By: juliasmom | 2006-11-24 21:50 | 117 Views | 4 Comments

My 7 month old had two seizures on Wednesday (about 5 hours) apart. This has made 6 in about a month and a half. She is being referred to a ped. neurologist. I am shocked and scared. They aren't...

Created By: mama bear | 2006-11-24 00:21 | 2730 Views | 13 Comments

Hi I am brand new first week of E with my 2 1/2 yo son. He is scheduled to have a Lumbar Puncture when he gets his MRI and additional blood tests in 2 months. All research I am doing does not link...

Created By: epilman | 2006-11-20 17:59 | 193 Views | 0 Comments

KetogenicDieting.com I have found has had great articles.

Created By: aamommy4145 | 2006-11-20 10:21 | 124 Views | 2 Comments

My 10 year daughter just started on Tergtrol, taking 1 100 mil tablet in morning and evening.

Its is just kicking her butt bigtime on one pill we are to increase to 2 tab in a couple days....

Created By: Keri Kennedy | 2006-11-19 09:36 | 75 Views | 0 Comments

I know there have been several other posts and threads on this, but I wanted to actually inform other parents whose child has been diagnosed with Infantile spasms of another community specifially...

Created By: Karatanoron | 2006-11-17 18:34 | 133 Views | 5 Comments

Has anyone ever had one of these done for a 3 1/2 year old? I have no idea how I am supposed to entertain a 3 1/2 year old for 24 hours! I am dreading it.
The doctor said that she is really...

Created By: EKlairsmom | 2006-11-17 09:31 | 96 Views | 2 Comments

i was wondering has anyone had a child with sz that hullicinates or hears things that are not there? my daughter has been for quite a while now and at first we thought it was kinda cute because it...

Created By: Hopefulmom | 2006-11-14 18:43 | 158 Views | 5 Comments

My dd was four when she was diagnosed. We treated her with Lamictal right away. She has multiple multiple generalized and absence seizures. The Lamictal has controlled the generalized seizures. We...

Created By: jimmy | 2006-11-09 07:30 | 56 Views | 0 Comments

Hi everybody my name is Jim and I am from Albany, NY. I am a father of a 2 year old little girl who I have custody of. I have had epilepsy for the last 17 years and seizure free for the last 12...

Created By: ericmom | 2006-11-08 23:53 | 96 Views | 5 Comments

Our boy (5 years old), was diagnosed with Epilepsy at 2.5yrs after tonic-clonic febrile seizures and a drop seizure when sick.
EEGs show absence seizures, which can also be elicited by...

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