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Topic: Parents & Caregivers

Created By: mwilson@northernforest.org | 2014-10-20 14:49 | 96 Views | 0 Comments

My 10 year old son was on Keppra for a few years following major brain surgery. When he was 7, a 48-hour EEG found no seizure activity so we took him off Keppra at his doctor's suggestion. We...

Created By: Ajaye | 2014-10-11 10:30 | 142 Views | 1 Comment

Thank you first if all for taking the time to read this as I am new to this community and need some support. With that said, here is my story and all replies are welcome.

my son has had one...

Created By: katiepablo@gmail.com | 2014-10-11 10:23 | 105 Views | 2 Comments

My little tiny 3 year old has been diagnosed with Epilepsy after a multiple seizures in one day, and the final seizure of the day being a 4 year SE. I am completely traumatized by the experience,...

Created By: Lainysmom | 2014-10-06 11:34 | 98 Views | 4 Comments

My 17 year old daughter is unable to wake for school. This started in January 2014. Extreme fatigue, unresponsive when trying to wake her, sleeps from about 10pm until 10-11am or later. Currently...

Created By: wandering1 | 2014-09-30 08:57 | 88 Views | 0 Comments

My 4 year old daughter was diagnoses with absence seizures. She's been put on liquid Zarontin since Sept. 11th and it a battle. We've tried it all. Every food item every drink. We've changed the...

Created By: Beans2008 | 2014-09-23 13:31 | 140 Views | 0 Comments

I've been doing this for quite some time and am looking for help again.  About us... my son is 6.  He's had seizures forever, since the day he was born.  Our story has been intractable seizures,...

Created By: carolynw4@yahoo.com | 2014-09-20 23:23 | 107 Views | 0 Comments

We are going to do another EEG for my almost two year old. She had one a year ago but would not nap during it.

 

The EEG lab said no more than 5 hours of sleep for her the night...

Created By: ketalovec@gmail.com | 2014-09-18 21:47 | 121 Views | 6 Comments

My daughter is 6 and so far has had two seizures since she was four. I found out after the first one that her brain is smoother than most children her age. To make matters worse I found that she...

Created By: brittneydulin@cableone.net | 2014-09-18 17:07 | 110 Views | 0 Comments
Created By: brittneydulin@cableone.net | 2014-09-17 19:21 | 144 Views | 8 Comments

At the beginning of the summer my daughter was diagnosed with atypical absence mad clonic seizures ( or epilepsy since the cause of the seizures is unknown.) We went for the first EEG scheduled by...

Created By: papabear299@yahoo.com | 2014-09-17 11:07 | 171 Views | 3 Comments
Created By: roxy33343@gmail.com | 2014-09-16 13:25 | 92 Views | 0 Comments

Hello! My 2 year old was just diagnosed with epilepsy. His last seizure happened during the day, but I am so worried another will happen when he is in bed and we aren't close by. Being that they...

Created By: tlc77 | 2014-09-16 11:38 | 118 Views | 1 Comment

My 8 year old son's seizures (mostly nighttime) are being controlled by Lamictal.  He takes 37.5mg (1 1/2 tablets) in the morning and 400mg (4 tablets) at night. Unfortunately he has terrible...

Created By: wandering1 | 2014-09-15 16:49 | 144 Views | 2 Comments

We are a bit overwhelmed to say the least.  Our beautiful healthy, month away from 4 yrs old, daughter just stared having unresponsive staring spells and her eye brows would twitch. A trip to the...

Created By: carolynw4@yahoo.com | 2014-09-15 15:08 | 129 Views | 3 Comments

Hi Everyone,

I'm new here.

My almost two year old either had her 2nd seizure or 2nd pallid breath holding spell last night, and was in tears last night because I know that means...

Created By: AngieHettinger | 2014-09-09 19:18 | 160 Views | 3 Comments

Hello all, I am all new to this and looking for some help, support, and guidance.

 

My daughter who is now 8 was diagnosed with adolescent absent seizures.  She would have multiple...

Created By: ashleyhavard01@gmail.com | 2014-09-06 20:48 | 163 Views | 2 Comments

Hi.. I am hoping someone can tell me what to expect as we try to get my daughter's seizures under control- she's 3 and started having complex partial seizures after a head injury.. A very mild...

Created By: mlgmom | 2014-09-04 10:46 | 146 Views | 2 Comments

Hello everyone,

My 17 y.o. daughter began having seizures 2 years ago. They were 30 minute grand mal seizures. She was finally put on Keppra this past April (2014). Her seizures are now...

Created By: pamela.swader@asu.edu | 2014-08-31 19:45 | 164 Views | 2 Comments

My daughter is 7 and was diagnosed with epilepsy about a year and 1/2 ago. I wanted to ask her neurologist if we could try a 3 day eeg test on her because they still dont know what sets off her...

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