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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: Butterflygrl | 2005-07-18 22:03 | 493 Views | 35 Comments

Hi there,I am trying to figure out if I am experiencing strange aura's or if I'm actually LOSING MY MIND as a result of being so stressed and full of anxiety from experiencing my first seizure....

Created By: Maggie | 2005-07-18 00:37 | 42881 Views | 84 Comments

Last night I was laying in bed with my eyes closed and all of a sudden on the left side of my brain it felt just like an electrical shock.I jumped and there was a tingling sensation down my right...

Created By: jasmine | 2005-07-17 21:57 | 225 Views | 6 Comments

hi , was wondering if anyone also has cfs as well as eperlepsy ? if so how do you cope as im having a hard time coping right now thanks jasmine

Created By: kleen | 2005-07-17 19:28 | 1100 Views | 13 Comments

I won't even type very much because it takes too long. I have taken dilantin for 43 years and suffered some memory loss especally when it came to remembring certain words the other stuff I coped...

Created By: elsea | 2005-07-17 00:40 | 211 Views | 4 Comments

Dr. is not sure if dx is epilepsy or not. Could you have it and have this test come out normal? Any tips for staying awake? Thank-you for any help you can give.Elsea

Created By: nixx | 2005-07-15 12:09 | 357 Views | 6 Comments

Okay, heres a little background info (like anyone cares).. My father has severe epilepsy, he has had it his whole life, He can't go for more than 2 weeks without having a grand mal seizure....

Created By: Butterflygrl | 2005-07-13 21:59 | 419 Views | 3 Comments

Wow. I finally have answers. I phoned my neurologist today before even getting my EEG results back, because I was going through some papers, and I noticed he had jotted down "SUBEPENDYMAL...

Created By: Butterflygrl | 2005-07-12 21:39 | 3040 Views | 22 Comments

I need to know if anyone knows of this type of CT Scan result.When I went into the hospital 2 weeks ago after experiencing my first grand-mal, the CT Scan showed that the seizure may have been...

Created By: bandcher | 2005-07-12 19:26 | 218 Views | 4 Comments

I just started having seizures four yrs ago when I was 19 out of the blue, and they still don't know what's wrong with me.  Well, and I've had the Right Lobectomy surgery which helped a little bit...

Created By: drewsie | 2005-07-12 19:25 | 783 Views | 32 Comments

i ride my bike to work everday (about 7 miles each way in NYC), and my friend is convinced that i shouldn't ride when it's really hot because the combination of exercise and heat could provoke a...

Created By: rithra1213 | 2005-07-12 10:43 | 239 Views | 10 Comments

Hi everyone, this maybe boring but i need to vent. I got a job in the furniture field which I have 20+ years of experience in, at a furniture closeout store in springfield, missouri. They sell...

Created By: mexican_fire | 2005-07-11 18:19 | 215 Views | 0 Comments

Hi All,Well, I am on vacation again, with family thta is spread out all over the country from one end to the other.I have already seen people in Albaqerque (sp), NM, Amarillo, TX, Shaunee, OK,...

Created By: EHammarstrom | 2005-07-11 00:46 | 1588 Views | 51 Comments

I was just wondering if anyone has memory problems due to thier Epilepsy. I am a 40 y/o male, have had epilepsy all of my life, and find that I forget simple thngs. Is this due to age or am i...

Created By: caboose | 2005-07-09 21:20 | 239 Views | 8 Comments

I am 25 years old and have been debating about my career since my junior year in college. I wanted to become a physician, perhaps a neurologist, but was discouraged by a variety of people...

Created By: butterfly | 2005-07-09 21:05 | 1097 Views | 16 Comments

can someone please help me? i don't think that i'm doing this right. can someone please respond ? i have been havin these "so called seizures" i start by getting a funny feeling like a tingley...

Created By: aly_m | 2005-07-07 00:52 | 212 Views | 2 Comments

I am thinking about making a trip to Germany and they are known for their beer, right! and I know that it is served at pretty much every resturant like water is served here in the US. My...

Created By: bthoroughbred | 2005-07-06 12:28 | 232 Views | 6 Comments

Hello!This looks like a great forum for discussion.  I was wondering if I might please ask some of your help.  I am a 30 year old female, diagnosed with MS for 5 years.  I take REBIF (an...

Created By: classy1g | 2005-07-06 00:57 | 267 Views | 9 Comments

I just returned from a consul with an excellent Doctor at the University of PA. Yes, this Doctor did not look at me like I had three heads, when I described to her, my seizures, and auras, and...

Created By: EHammarstrom | 2005-07-06 00:28 | 295 Views | 28 Comments

I was just wondering if anyone has memory problems due to thier Epilepsy. I am a 40 y/o male, have had epilepsy all of my life, and find that I forget simple thngs. Is this due to age or am i...

Created By: EHammarstrom | 2005-07-05 23:34 | 309 Views | 14 Comments

I was just wondering if anyone has memory problems due to thier Epilepsy. I am a 40 y/o male, have had epilepsy all of my life, and find that I forget simple thngs. Is this due to age or am i...

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