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A place to share questions, concerns, and challenges that adults with epilepsy may face in understanding, managing and living with seizures.

Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Adults

Created By: rustee72 | 2015-02-28 23:08 | 29 Views | 0 Comments

Does anyone experience vivid dreams - night/sleep seizures - deja vu?  I have had vivid dreams for two months now, but they are happening more and more .

Created By: rosies_99 | 2015-02-28 20:46 | 51 Views | 1 Comment

Hi,

I have been taking Lamictal for 500mg a day (200 mg at morning and 300 mg at night) and I just wondering if something like what I deal with is the same as others. What happens during...

Created By: norawahdani | 2015-02-28 17:59 | 37 Views | 0 Comments

I am 21 years old and I live with my boyfriend, also 21, who suffers from epilepsy. He was diagnosed in 9th grade and has kept his seizures quite managed for the years since then. We have been...

Created By: joehill78 | 2015-02-27 18:44 | 78 Views | 1 Comment

20 years of constant seizures.  One attack after another.  EEGS, MRI, CT Scans, Video monitoring, Blood Tests - all normal.  Medicines from Depakote to Lamictal, Neurontine to Topamax, no relief...

Created By: harryjb19 | 2015-02-27 18:43 | 36 Views | 1 Comment

Hello!

I was diagnosed with Epilepsy at the age of 12, I grew out of the seizures at the age of 18 and now I only slightly twitch at night.

However, recently (for the past 6 weeks)  ...

Created By: harryjb19 | 2015-02-27 18:42 | 10 Views | 0 Comments

Hello!

I was diagnosed with Epilepsy at the age of 12, I grew out of the seizures at the age of 18 and now I only slightly twitch at night.

However, recently (for the past 6 weeks)  ...

Created By: chasityb426 | 2015-02-27 14:32 | 30 Views | 1 Comment

<p>I was initially diagnosed with having seizures after suffering spells in which I could not swallow, had frequent urination, tremors, and glitches in my brain that feel like a record is...

Created By: Cthebird | 2015-02-27 09:49 | 50 Views | 1 Comment

I have had so many EEGs and MRIs over the years. A sleep deprivation EEG led one neurologist to diagnose me with Simple Partial Seizures, but later on I went to an epileptologist that said the...

Created By: jmhoefen@gmail.com | 2015-02-27 07:44 | 21 Views | 0 Comments

Good friends,

Ive been bothered by myoclonus since October.Mine started suddenly mostly with shoulder shrugs and arm jerks.Later I seemed to go into a sudden spasm while walking mostly...

Created By: lijiixn3216 | 2015-02-26 23:43 | 61 Views | 1 Comment

My husband had his first seizure in life about a month ago, and soon a following up 2nd one after 2 weeks.  Both episodes happened during sleep and were grand mal. He bit his tongue, rolled eyes...

Created By: sigitbud | 2015-02-26 22:36 | 9 Views | 0 Comments

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Created By: mellowlemonade@gmail.com | 2015-02-26 22:21 | 21 Views | 0 Comments

Hello, 

I have been diagnosed with epilepsy since I was 16. I had "issues" with lights when I was much younger, but no seizures. I do have a family history of epilepsy. About four years ago...

Created By: birdie712 | 2015-02-24 19:18 | 93 Views | 2 Comments

Just like the title says, where do you work? I'm a teacher by profession, but had to leave that 2 years ago after being told I was a danger to my students.I haven't been able to get another...

Created By: rckstr84@hotmail.com | 2015-02-23 21:21 | 148 Views | 2 Comments

Hi, I'm 30.  I have grand mal and simple partial seizures.  I have had them for the last 8 years.  In the last few months my seizures have gotten worse.  They switched me to keppra.  Now my...

Created By: Smilemily | 2015-02-23 20:21 | 93 Views | 1 Comment

Hello,

I have been diagnosed with a seizure disorder for a little over two years. I have generalized tonic clonic, complex partial, simple partial, and absence. Today I had to get an EEG...

Created By: cfield80@gmail.com | 2015-02-22 19:56 | 73 Views | 1 Comment

I have TLE and had a series of seizure clusters yesterday. I have simple partial, but have had complex partial in the past - before medication. I napped in the afternoon to try to break up the...

Created By: kayjay | 2015-02-21 17:54 | 77 Views | 1 Comment

So today i got a letter through stating that my mri found Incomplete inversion of the left hippocampus,can anyone enlighten me?
Iv had complex partials since being 11 and i recently (before...

Created By: stavroula | 2015-02-20 21:38 | 136 Views | 3 Comments

I have had epilepsy since i was 13 and growing up people including relatives would say 'You will never find  anyone no one will want you in their lives with this disorder'. When i finally started...

Created By: tahtahs23@gmail.com | 2015-02-18 18:06 | 163 Views | 1 Comment

Ok, I dont know how many of you have been asked silly questions about epilepsy but I had a man ask me if he could catch seizures through sex. Has anyone else been plagued with ridiculous questions...

Created By: TitaniumJawz | 2015-02-18 15:48 | 134 Views | 1 Comment

I'm new to this website.  I'm new to writing on forums.  I always just read them.  But as I looked through the forums and responses throughout this website one thing became very interesting: we...

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