ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

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: sestrilla | 2005-05-22 12:59 | 224 Views | 7 Comments

I've had seizures since I was 9 years old...I'm now 34. A few years ago I had the seizure monitoring done. I was ready to do anything to stop the seizures. After the monitoring my neuro (a...

Created By: gretchen | 2005-05-19 23:08 | 243 Views | 10 Comments

I have an inherited form of generalized epilepsy. Actually what I was specifically told about me, and all in my family with E is that our epilepsy is inherited based upon how the "whole brain...

Created By: gretchen | 2005-05-19 21:40 | 296 Views | 10 Comments

I was reading the excellent information printed by the sponsors of this site and came across this paragraph under medicines and I don't get it. I had a sz a few hours ago, maybe I'm still not "...

Created By: lemon5us | 2005-05-15 10:03 | 185 Views | 2 Comments

Hello to all,I just wanted to know if anyone lives in beautiful B.C. Canada and if they have applied for and recieve disability through the government. I know it is pretty tough to get. I just...

Created By: elsea | 2005-05-14 16:55 | 433 Views | 5 Comments

Hi! I have a neurological condition but not a dx of epilepsy. However, I have had a strange thing going on lately. I'll be talking to someone and all of a sudden I feel like I am the observer...

Created By: blythe | 2005-05-13 14:32 | 236 Views | 9 Comments

i'm 29, diagnosed with partial complex seizures neuro believes might be caused by a lesion due to a embryonic scar from lack of oxygen or some blah like that. i'm a single mother and didn't have...

Created By: avidrunner22 | 2005-05-12 19:31 | 689 Views | 2 Comments

i've had plenty of twitching and jerking in the past week or so, and they seem to be followed by lots and lots of tingling..i just have even more stuff for my journey to a diagnosis. this is my...

Created By: gretchen | 2005-05-10 16:53 | 1202 Views | 28 Comments

I'm wondering if anyone else here is on CPAP or BiCap. I've been undergoing sleep studies, recently had an AEEG (ambulatory EEG) and am going to have two more medicated with Ativan, but my oxygen...

Created By: littlestlamb | 2005-05-10 13:06 | 5733 Views | 31 Comments

My partner has what seems to me to be a seizure immediately after we have intercourse. He is 28 and says that it has been happening for about four years now. He is fully concious when it happens...

Created By: sestrilla | 2005-05-10 12:58 | 398 Views | 14 Comments

To the people who have seizures in their sleep......how do you know? I'm worried I might be having them. For awhile now I've noticed strange things after waking up. Lip bites, inside of my mouth...

Created By: lastkiss | 2005-05-10 10:26 | 533 Views | 31 Comments

have tried several times to post with little or no luck in responses and am begining to wonder if this site is just for a few people in "clicks: or do you ever talk to newbies? I am 44...

Created By: pspaces | 2005-05-09 07:28 | 278 Views | 2 Comments

Hello my name is Louis J. De Angelis Jr.  I developed Eilepsy at the age of 52.  I was so sick for about 6 months because no one new what was going on.  No one ever would have thought that I would...

Created By: spiz | 2005-05-06 20:25 | 1045 Views | 196 Comments

Hello. I've been jerking and seizing most of the day and I just need to talk. I tried to write in my journal but it felt like such emptiness writing in something that doesn't have ears. My...

Created By: gretchen | 2005-05-06 11:56 | 717 Views | 11 Comments

I'm sorry. I posted a problem I've been having but found out from my neuro the answer so I'm removing my post.Basically I wake up often with sobbing, combativeness, wild emotions. Found out...

Created By: cedar | 2005-05-06 05:44 | 362 Views | 7 Comments

You may notice I posted this under two folders because I feel strongly we need to let report when things are not working for some. SO forgive me for repeating this post. I have just returned from...

Created By: sestrilla | 2005-05-05 10:25 | 706 Views | 12 Comments

Along with my epilepsy I have had severe headaches. Some so bad where I started seeing everything in black and white, sometimes going temporarily blind (everything black), nausea, some so bad I...

Created By: free2bme | 2005-05-03 09:01 | 483 Views | 39 Comments

Hi folks. I just found this forum from epilepsy.com and thought I would get a few opinions.I experience the aura "deja vu" symptoms that many folks describe here. It usually begins as a strange...

Created By: lemon5us | 2005-05-02 01:31 | 306 Views | 8 Comments

Hi to all who reads this,I am new to this site and may not understand exactly what is going on concerning the religion thing, but I do have an opinion about it. I do have my own beliefs but DO NOT...

Created By: sestrilla | 2005-04-30 07:08 | 304 Views | 3 Comments

Has anyone had a problem with employment? I know I have had some. Was even fired after having a seizure at work.I just wanted to let everyone know (who hasn't found out about it yet) that there is...

Created By: vicki | 2005-04-29 14:42 | 275 Views | 1 Comment

The problem you are going to have is that SSI (which is what you can get when you do not have enough credits to get SSDI) Your husbands income is going to disqualify you for getting SSI. you can...

Pages