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Topic: New to Epilepsy.com

Created By: soldier mike | 2014-09-18 05:20 | 157 Views | 1 Comment

Hello. My name is mike and 24. I was diagnosed in the ER yesterday as having focal seizures. I have had headaches for a few years. They usually hit as a sharp pain to one side of the head and last...

Created By: Hardworker | 2014-09-17 05:24 | 181 Views | 1 Comment

I recently (May) had a seizure that caused me to fall out of a lift while at work, from a height of about 14 ft. I haven't approached the company about medical compensation yet, They have let me...

Created By: acentilli | 2014-09-15 16:33 | 190 Views | 2 Comments

My son is in the US Marines Corp.  He sustained Traumatic Brain Injury when he was hit by several IEDs in Afghanistan.  He came home to Camp Lejeune and after a year and a half of testing they...

Created By: hthannahface@googlemail.com | 2014-09-14 21:46 | 194 Views | 0 Comments

Hi, I'm hoping maybe I can get some advice about seizures as I haven't actually been diagnosed with epilepsy or anything to do with seizures, I just feel like I'm having them in my sleep.

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Created By: Kiley | 2014-09-12 21:21 | 129 Views | 1 Comment

Hi there

I have had absence seizures since I was a child and have always controlled the triggers so have not been on medication. I had my first grand mal 7yrs ago after a miscarriage.

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Created By: WendyCS | 2014-09-12 06:03 | 185 Views | 2 Comments

My 11 year old son had a convulsive seizure 3 weeks ago. We had a sleep deprived eeg which was abnormal and showed signs of seizure activity. He did not have a convulsive seizure during and was...

Created By: Japaneselover | 2014-09-11 17:18 | 104 Views | 0 Comments

I got off the medication nearly 3 weeks ago and still having seizure clusters :( I had gone 5 days without them on the medication but they came back the medication made them gradually worse. Still...

Created By: Mommyof1 | 2014-09-06 23:55 | 192 Views | 2 Comments

My son had a febrile seizure at 20 months. He had an abnormal EEG with centrotemporal spikes on left side. He has. Normal MRI. When he was about 22 months I noticed his right hand moving...

Created By: orphangirl | 2014-09-06 10:02 | 176 Views | 1 Comment

i recently has a wreck on my motor bike and was diagnosed with epilepsy as the cause as my prolactin levels were triple normal. an eeg also showed seizure activity in my left parietal lobe and...

Created By: tom21 | 2014-09-04 01:46 | 175 Views | 3 Comments

hi, im new to the site and i dont know much about epilepsy in general other than some things ive read online. anyways, i have a question about temporal lobe epilepsy that i hope you guys can...

Created By: borderline | 2014-09-03 21:45 | 190 Views | 1 Comment

Hi, 

I’m new here and I had a question.

I got my first seizure in November of last year.  At the time, I didn't know what it was, and since it happened only once I pretty much forgot...

Created By: Alg79 | 2014-09-03 19:08 | 187 Views | 1 Comment

Hi there.  Just got back from a visit with my primary care physician and he referred me to neuro and for an MRI.  After several episodes of being overcome by a weird feeling then being unable to...

Created By: xemrys | 2014-08-31 15:31 | 196 Views | 3 Comments

Hello,

My sister is 13 and every now and again she complains about having "De Ja Vu" feelings. Personally, I always thought she was just being weird; after reading an article about Temporal...

Created By: JNH7963 | 2014-08-30 01:19 | 191 Views | 6 Comments

Hi there.

So I have not actually been diagnosed with epilepsy. I don't have insurance and therefore cant afford to even see a doctor about the issues I'm having. I do not have a very good...

Created By: meg_mccord980 | 2014-08-25 18:30 | 144 Views | 1 Comment

So I'm 16 years old (female), I've had epilepsy since I was 6. I have grand mal seizures and seizures w/my eyes (eyelid myokomia). I know most people who have eyelid myokomia don't have seizures...

Created By: lukesmieja@yahoo.com | 2014-08-24 22:04 | 196 Views | 2 Comments

I am a 38 year old man with a traumatic brain injury in 2001. Somehow 12 years passed before I was diagnosed with an eplileptic focus in my frontal lobe. I went to the Doctor because I was feeling...

Created By: Kailsmc | 2014-08-22 22:28 | 242 Views | 0 Comments

I had a very scary expierence today. For the past few days I've felt sort of out of it and like I am in a dream. Today I was at my friends, sitting on a couch when I started to realize how sweaty...

Created By: Kailsmc | 2014-08-22 22:19 | 172 Views | 0 Comments
Created By: Kylabidwell | 2014-08-22 15:48 | 151 Views | 1 Comment

Its always at 3 or 4 in the morning. ill wake up with sharp pains in my abdomen and anus so ill go sit on the toilet but i don't use the bathroom. While i ssit there i get extreemly light headed...

Created By: Metalfan | 2014-08-22 10:42 | 167 Views | 2 Comments

So I've had seizure disorder/epilepsy (I'm not sure what the difference is) for about 6 years. I'm averaging one grand mal seizure per year. Thankfully I was in a doctor's office about 4 years ago...

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