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Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: melkcar | 2005-06-02 16:00 | 198 Views | 4 Comments

 Hi, everyone and thanks to Laurie for posting her thread about sounds triggering szrs! That's what led to this post. I am Melissa - a.k.a. Melkcar, I'm 18 years old and my mom is usually online...

Created By: tjbus | 2005-06-01 15:21 | 111 Views | 3 Comments

I decided to join this board today with the purpose to learn things and realize I am not alone. In reading thru the various topics I am sadened to read so much anger and frustration. I am a...

Created By: aly_m | 2005-05-30 21:50 | 120 Views | 4 Comments

I have had JME for about 3 years. It seems that my story is so similar to everyone elses. I started having jerks, but I never really thought anything of it until one morning I had an all out...

Created By: mcangel1218 | 2005-05-24 20:12 | 220 Views | 8 Comments

Hi!  I just joined and wanted to give a bit of my history so maybe I could get some insight about what's going on w/me.  I'm 21 years old and had my first seizure in Sept 04, though I later...

Created By: stsdroog | 2005-05-11 00:36 | 248 Views | 20 Comments

Hi all this is my first post. I have had epilepsy since I was 8 years old and am now 30. There was a period of about 3 years where I didn’t have any seizures and wasn’t on any medication. The...

Created By: valhdz | 2005-05-06 12:02 | 192 Views | 14 Comments

Hello , Im new to the website as of today... I hope i can make friends with all of you and share stories to help each other....I had brain surgery back in June of 2004. I had a malformation in...

Created By: floeticy | 2005-05-03 15:09 | 108 Views | 3 Comments

Hi. I am a teen and I just joined here. I have heard from many people that some people who have epilepsy tend to talk kind of slow, and they have slurred speech. I have noticed some of these...

Created By: jessica25 | 2005-05-03 13:20 | 259 Views | 13 Comments

Hi everyone,I'm 25, from the UK and new to this site and here in desperation. I've beenhaving 'episodes' for over two years but have had EEG's and the standard testsand they have showed nothing. I...

Created By: staciem | 2005-05-01 07:24 | 370 Views | 23 Comments

Hello all!  This is my first post on this site and after looking thru it all I am so glad I found it.  There is so much info here.  Anyway, I have not been diagnosed yet, but I have a strong...

Created By: lemon5us | 2005-04-28 14:13 | 318 Views | 29 Comments

I am new to this site and am very relieved to have found the kind of support everyone provides here.....thanksI have a few questions, I was recently diagnosed in December but not with a certain...

Created By: lemon5us | 2005-04-21 21:04 | 93 Views | 2 Comments

Hi there,I just found this site today and wondered if I could get some insight. From what I have seen I didn't think that would be a problem. Which is great because I am so confused and frustrated...

Created By: knerissa | 2005-04-13 02:30 | 222 Views | 8 Comments

Hi, Not sure if I am in the right place but I am looking for some input on something before I see my family doctor about it. As a child I was diagnosed with petite mal but was never put on...

Created By: kelly | 2005-04-04 07:13 | 169 Views | 4 Comments

I have been searching the internet for information and communities like this one. All sorts of bs, that's my life. I've had seizures for almost 10 years now, with different medications and ...

Created By: jransom | 2005-04-02 12:15 | 210 Views | 6 Comments

I just found this site today, and I thought this would be a great place to get some answers/advice.  For the past couple of months, as I'm trying to fall asleep at night, occasionaly, I...

Created By: brashquido | 2005-02-05 16:17 | 2409 Views | 23 Comments

 Hi All,I'm new to this forum, and new to the world of epilepsy. First off, got to say that this  is a great resource =) I'm a few months shy of being 28, and had my first definate seizure in...

Created By: kimberly | 2005-02-04 17:42 | 124 Views | 1 Comment

I am the mother of a wonderful 5 year old boy (nearly 6 now) and we have been battling with his epilepsy for exactly 2 years. I have not reached out to others for much of anything because of...

Created By: wbarnhill | 2005-01-30 08:25 | 166 Views | 2 Comments

Wednesday I had my first seizure while driving with my girlfriend to a local restaurant. Luckily I was slowing down because I felt a slight pressure in my chest and so there wasn't an accident....

Created By: ronnelson929 | 2005-01-25 18:28 | 435 Views | 9 Comments

In the middle of the night, when i was asleep with my girlfriend, she says that she woke up to me appearing to have a seizure. She said that it sounded like i was trying to vomit and she tried to...

Created By: ache | 2005-01-25 17:03 | 9954 Views | 128 Comments

Hello everyone, I am new to this site... It is late, but I thought I would throw this question out - Anyone have grand mals only while sleeping? My apologies if I'm not using the correct...

Created By: anitalew | 2005-01-14 17:30 | 315 Views | 5 Comments

Hi I figure maybe it is time to post so that maybe I can get some help with some questions.   My problems began approx. 2 1/2 years ago when I had an "attack" or whatever it is called with severe...

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