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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: ProfessionalDreamer | 2013-11-14 13:31 | 147 Views | 0 Comments

I've been having "small" seizures everyday since Monday night. My mood has been, well let's just say not the nicest either. Oh and headache after headache -__-

I guess the meds do help...

Created By: Andrea_McBride | 2013-11-13 13:32 | 650 Views | 8 Comments

Hi,
I've just been diagnosed with absence seizures at age 28. I've been struggling with the diagnosis. To begin with I thought, hay it's just a name and it will get better with meds so it's...

Created By: Bunnybelle | 2013-11-11 14:13 | 460 Views | 5 Comments

This is the third occurrence of this phenomenon that I can't describe as anything other than a simple partial seizure.
The first occurred about 8 months ago, the second two months ago, and...

Created By: sillisent | 2013-11-11 12:33 | 518 Views | 9 Comments

Hello all - I am new here to ask about something. My boyfriend is 22 yo male with a family history of seizures (mother is on medication for grand mal) and has been seeking treatment for severe...

Created By: ProfessionalDreamer | 2013-11-11 11:31 | 504 Views | 6 Comments

I woke up with the side of my face covered in saliva, had a headache the fell back to sleep and slept till noon. I wanna mention it to my mother but she probably would say no it was nothing...

Created By: ProfessionalDreamer | 2013-11-10 07:19 | 378 Views | 5 Comments

If you follow this diet plan how has it changed things for you?

Created By: UH_Warrior13 | 2013-11-08 13:01 | 155 Views | 1 Comment

Aloha,

I was windering is this episdode is a sz.

About a weeks ago I could not find nmy bed room.  My husband was out of town and my 17 yr old daughter was also at a friends...

Created By: Kelly120890 | 2013-11-07 13:28 | 161 Views | 1 Comment

I work I call center for Verizon Wireless. I received a call from a gentleman whose phone wasn't working and he needed to keep entertained during his hospital stay. We're supposed to connect with...

Created By: Mrs.Norris | 2013-11-07 01:51 | 684 Views | 3 Comments

Hello.  I've posted before.  You all have been very helpful.  After my last set of deja vu aura seizures and grand mal seizure my neuro was unable to find anything on EEG.  I went for two months...

Created By: nikitamarie88 | 2013-11-04 23:52 | 376 Views | 6 Comments

A question for everyone on this board: Does anyone's seizures effect their sense of self? I have not been diagnosed with epilepsy but my psychiatrist has referred to me to a neurologist to be...

Created By: tlstabile1 | 2013-11-03 13:37 | 186 Views | 2 Comments

I am a 42-year-old female.  I experienced my first grand-mal seizure 12 years ago.  For several years previous to that, I had experienced what I referred to as "skipped record syndrome", where I...

Created By: Cthebird | 2013-11-03 09:46 | 583 Views | 7 Comments

I only see my neurologist once every 6 months or so.  I'm happy about that.  The reason why is because though she diagnosed me as having Simple Partial Seizures every time I mention my symptoms...

Created By: rosanna1980 | 2013-11-01 18:17 | 68 Views | 0 Comments

Hello Everyone!

In honor of Epilepsy Awareness Month, I have created a facebook page strictly dedicated to epilepsy awareness. It is called "Seize My Epilepsy". I don't have much...

Created By: UH_Warrior13 | 2013-11-01 14:22 | 105 Views | 0 Comments

HAs anyone here been subjected to being stuffed in to an EMU?

I had the pleasure 2 times. The first time I was in for 10 days and had 2 szs that they claimed were questionable whe nthey...

Created By: UH_Warrior13 | 2013-11-01 14:07 | 74 Views | 0 Comments

hi every one,

I had a very weird episode or possible sz.  About a week ago I went to the bathroom and when done I could not fin my room (which is right across the hall from the bathroom...

Created By: chaffrogirl | 2013-10-31 06:30 | 208 Views | 2 Comments

I was diagnosed with TLE this year after suffering from epilepsy for 7 years (since I was 11/12) and being told it was blood
pressure, hormones or blood sugar issues.

anyway I've been...

Created By: GKhs4632340 | 2013-10-30 01:13 | 664 Views | 12 Comments

How it all started...

Created By: JennayB | 2013-10-28 22:12 | 481 Views | 8 Comments

I am 29 years old and had my first grand mal seizure in May of this year, before my seizure I had "spells" where I would feel odd get very warm and nauseated, and they would go away. Sometime I...

Created By: 15042runner2Dreams | 2013-10-28 19:04 | 451 Views | 7 Comments

Hello,

Let me start of by saying I am only a junior in high school but wanted advice from people who have been here.

Since I was nine, I have wanted to become a physical...

Created By: rosanna1980 | 2013-10-28 17:06 | 83 Views | 0 Comments

I need  "bulldog" attorney who know the disabilitiy laws and is not afraid to take on difficicult cases. I am in Georgia, but, looking to file federal lawsuits. If anyone knows of any attorneys...

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