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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: Gina Marie | 2006-01-17 01:25 | 192 Views | 6 Comments

Hi Everyone,

You know as odd as this may sound I never noticed most of what my doctors call seizures before. My EEG showed TLE, my MRI showed brain damage in the back of my brain where the...

Created By: tamme | 2006-01-16 16:17 | 159 Views | 1 Comment

I'm doing better today.I'm going to be talking to someone from public aid Tuesday. I hope they can help me. I also went on FreeMedicine.com. Looks like their going to be able to help me too. It's...

Created By: niahgoe | 2006-01-16 04:22 | 512 Views | 12 Comments

just a quick mail to let everyone know - I suffered a grand mal nocturnal seizure last week fer the first time in about 6 years, and had been suffering 3 or 4 petit mal staring seizures a day...

Created By: Lena | 2006-01-15 18:31 | 205 Views | 3 Comments

Hi everyone,

I work for a branch of a large company. Because of liablity they feel that they should call an ambulance everytime I have a seizure, even if I have a very minor injury ie...

Created By: bevs | 2006-01-15 14:33 | 221 Views | 5 Comments

hi all i have developed epilepsy only six months ago because of another neurological condition called idiopathic intercraniel hyper tension.i have seizures at least three times a week and they are...

Created By: chuui | 2006-01-15 04:54 | 170 Views | 2 Comments

Hello all. I don't have epilepsy myself, but a friend of mine was diagnosed with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy several months ago. She has been having a lot of trouble with this diagnosis and doesn't...

Created By: elsea | 2006-01-14 13:02 | 172 Views | 1 Comment

Most of the time this happens when I first wake up. I think it's only happened maybe 4 times in the last year. It's like someone knocking on the door. A crystal clear noise and I am fully awake...

Created By: tamme | 2006-01-13 21:28 | 203 Views | 4 Comments

I wish a could find something close to home that could help me get back on meds. I've been off for over a year now. I can't afford them. But a need to find a way. I've talked to a couple of the...

Created By: zoe49576 | 2006-01-12 22:07 | 181 Views | 3 Comments

Monday I had my first Grand Mal Seizure in 5 Years. I woke up with a terrible headache and had wet myself. Has anyone gone through what is called a Post Ictal state? I went through this for the...

Created By: do shine75 | 2006-01-12 20:24 | 564 Views | 8 Comments

Hello,

Does anyone out there have staring seizures. I think I have them. But Dr's tell me its just stress. I have also recently been diagnosed with panic disorder. Im not sure the so...

Created By: terrij | 2006-01-12 12:21 | 163 Views | 1 Comment

as Im telling you about this very story, here in
Jacksonville,fla this is actually going on:
ayoung man was arrested,while in jail his family
gave the proper authorites his...

Created By: Nylrad | 2006-01-12 11:32 | 192 Views | 3 Comments

I'm not sure what I'm doing here, but I've just started accessing this site and boy it looks like I've been missing out on getting to know a lot of good folks - - - and sharing a lot of good...

Created By: demterp | 2006-01-11 23:32 | 226 Views | 6 Comments

I am 33 and was diagnosed with Simple Partial Seizure about 6 months ago. It has been very frustrating as I don't seem to be getting better with the 1500mg (2 x 750) keppra I am on. I have the...

Created By: caddle | 2006-01-11 14:13 | 741 Views | 6 Comments

My 16 year old son is having quite a difficult time
with medications. This is the third medication
change we have had to make.

My son has had 4 seizures since May 2005.

...
Created By: sarapick | 2006-01-11 13:04 | 173 Views | 2 Comments

Ever since I was about 15 or 16 I have had episodes of blacking out. It usually happens when I get up from a chair or bed and walk. Sometimes I lose vision and then just kind of crumble to the...

Created By: sarai | 2006-01-11 04:41 | 237 Views | 5 Comments

I am new here and have a question that I can not find an answer to. I have had partial seizures since I was a teenager (now in my 30s) and have just lived with them (no meds) When I have my "...

Created By: docta_j | 2006-01-10 20:04 | 243 Views | 7 Comments

hi i posted this in the teen forum by accident, i meant for it to be here (i'm 17 by the way):

i was diagnosed two years ago with simple-partial seizures and have been on 150mg lamictal...

Created By: niahgoe | 2006-01-10 08:12 | 246 Views | 3 Comments

Can anyone out there help me and let me know where I stand at this moment, I am waiting for an appointment with a neuroligist and am I a state of I DONT KNOW WHATS WRONG - as a child(6/7) i...

Created By: terrij | 2006-01-09 22:53 | 369 Views | 6 Comments

If anyone knows or understands what tuberous sclerosis is please repley.No one in my Epilepsy
support group has it but me so they really dont
understand. Thanks terrij

Created By: Donnajoy | 2006-01-09 17:38 | 179 Views | 3 Comments

My Dr's have diagnosed me with epilepsy, despite only having 1 seizure. Asssuming I stay under control, for even years on end, how can I justifiably drive and put my life as well as my children's...

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