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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: nerse40@gmail.com | 2014-12-10 05:27 | 102 Views | 0 Comments

Just putting this out there I had a hysterectomy at age 21 and started not being able to keep myself from taking 5 hr naps and losing time. I soon saw a specialist and have narcolepsy with...

Created By: ashleymanning13@yahoo.com | 2014-12-09 19:28 | 103 Views | 2 Comments

Hello my name is Ashley and I am a mother of 3. It's been almost a year since my last grand mal seizure. I was just ondering if there is anyone out there who has shared similar issuse? On December...

Created By: 91Coleaj | 2014-12-09 18:56 | 129 Views | 2 Comments

I have complex partial seizures and very rarely Tonic clonic seizures.  My imediate supervisor has come up on me while I was in a seizure which he said my eyes where fluttering and I was shivering...

Created By: culprit15 | 2014-12-09 15:27 | 142 Views | 0 Comments

I have temporal lobe epilepsy -- diagnosed at 19, though I've had it all my life.  I know that temporal lobe seizures can present differently than "typical" seizures -- mine can feel like panic...

Created By: Thuggermigo | 2014-12-08 08:32 | 90 Views | 1 Comment

I've read everything but I think I could still learn something here from you kind people. I have been having what I just leaned are myoclonus jerks for the past 2 years or so. I always assumed...

Created By: Thuggermigo | 2014-12-08 08:31 | 45 Views | 1 Comment

I've read everything but I think I could still learn something here from you kind people. I have been having what I just leaned are myoclonus jerks for the past 2 years or so. I always assumed...

Created By: MOLSON | 2014-12-07 22:32 | 84 Views | 1 Comment

call me Ismeal. I 've been reading books on suicide, freud, Menniger searching the web, looking to see if seizures suicide differs for other normal suicide, suprising it does not.I don't...

Created By: Jamming121 | 2014-12-07 01:59 | 68 Views | 1 Comment

Hello all,

I am going to explain what is going on, and i hope someone can help me with information, experiences etc.

on Halloween (10/31/14) I ate a special brownie and had a panic...

Created By: mirz | 2014-12-07 00:44 | 73 Views | 2 Comments

Hello all. 

I'm just going to dive right in. I have these "Seizure like episodes" where i can feel one coming on through my legs. Some how i get this feeling through out my...

Created By: lizz7700 | 2014-12-06 17:32 | 81 Views | 1 Comment

I am a full time college student. I was hoping to get some feedback about some questions that I've had.

My dose of Zonisamide went up to 400 mg. After upping the medication I was always...

Created By: riahc3 | 2014-12-06 06:47 | 114 Views | 3 Comments

I think I may sure seizures while I sleep. Is there a way I can know?

Created By: ProlificDisaster | 2014-12-05 19:53 | 117 Views | 2 Comments

Hi, I'm Cat. 23 years old, and apparently perfectly healthy except for the thing that is wrong in my head that seems to be confusing people. I've been "sick" since the end of April, it started...

Created By: brewerml | 2014-12-05 10:23 | 109 Views | 2 Comments

So, I'll give a little bit of background information first: I am 20 years old, healthy, only prescribed medication is 0.125mg of Clonazepam (PRN) for anxiety disorder, and my only known seizure...

Created By: ghostwriter28 | 2014-12-04 17:51 | 107 Views | 2 Comments

Hello,

This post is mostly so I can just vent. I had epilepsy for about a year now. I was getting better after being put on Kreppa and Zonamide. I was only had simple partial seizures and...

Created By: tarlene2@gmail.com | 2014-12-02 23:08 | 80 Views | 4 Comments

In the past thirteen years I've gone from jerks to, problems walking and speaking, elevated b/p after episodes, left side of body from face to foot is always has weakness. When I walk sometimes...

Created By: rosiecheeks71 | 2014-12-02 12:44 | 102 Views | 2 Comments

Hi, I have tonic clonic seizures & complex partial seizures. I have had lots of issues over the last 8 years but I finally thought everything was well until August. I went to my primary doctor...

Created By: danni223 | 2014-11-30 16:05 | 70 Views | 1 Comment

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Hi recently i posted this survey to the "teen zone" forum, i am currently doing a project at...

Created By: CBM-epilepsy | 2014-11-30 00:49 | 83 Views | 0 Comments

I wanted to get a better understanding of the financial burdens, in finding medical care and treatments for epilepsy. For this discussion, I wanted to include a wide range of areas, such as ...

Created By: Irish48 | 2014-11-29 22:51 | 102 Views | 0 Comments

<p>I was 13 when I started having Grand Mal seizures. &nbsp;In which these first seizures I was always complete out. &nbsp;Around the age of 25 I was having an EEG test and the tech...

Created By: pewter | 2014-11-28 20:34 | 89 Views | 1 Comment

It has been a long while since I've been on here.  I had a head on car collision in 2007 & have struggled with "spells" ever since.

I have been seen by 4 University docs (Attendings and...

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