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New - The girl that was
Created by CLCCCGat3/8/14 - 11:58 am|2 Views
How Epilepsy has ruined my life
New - landau kleffner syndrome
Created by thakur...at3/7/14 - 12:52 pm|2 Views
Its Neeraj from India, My 10 year old son is epileptic from last 5 years, when he was 5 year old, we noticed 1st seizure.before that he was OK.
New - I'm scatter brained, no really I am;)
Created by belk1998at3/7/14 - 9:45 am|1 View
I've had Epilepsy for almost 25 years. Not under control, but I've learned to accept it. As hard as that was to do, it has made me a stronger person:)
New - My "50 First Dates" Story
Created by MissMy...at3/6/14 - 3:51 pm|10 Views
Have you ever had a really bad dream, in which you had no idea what's going on; or who anyone is? Try losing about 3 and a half years of your memory; of your life. A lot can change in 3 years. Memories are not always at the front of our minds, but they are...
New - Smelling smoke a sign of epilepsy??
Created by Krskac04at3/6/14 - 2:43 pm|3 Views
Have been smelling a smoke smell on and off for over a year now. Been to dr, DDS, ENT, neurologist, had MRI, EEG, brain scan etc. been on several meds for seizures to no avail.
New - Epilepsy Project. PLEASE share your views Thank you :)
Created by RimaEp...at3/5/14 - 7:37 pm|7 Views
Hi i am currently doing a project at university where i have chosen to create a prototype of a device that could help people manage their epilepsy. I do not suffer epilepsy but i have a relative who does and i know how life changing it can be. Please can you...
New - It started when I was 8 years old.
Created by Loople...at3/5/14 - 11:42 am|2 Views
I started having tonic-clonic seizures when I was 8 years old. Ever since then it has been a real pain. They are not frequent anymore and I am doing better but I still have those fears.
New - Busy Fifteen Year Old with Epilepsy
Created by celebr...at3/5/14 - 10:34 am|1 View
My Story about how my entire lifestyle changed because of my one year diagnosis of Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy
New - How Internet is Beneficial in identifying Movers and Packers in Mumbai
Created by vishwa...at3/4/14 - 9:21 pm|5 Views
Do you need specialist packers and also movers with Mumbai in addition to acquired puzzled through couple of corporations?
New - seizure
Created by woobobat3/3/14 - 8:00 pm|5 Views
Break threw seizure's
New - Help with the right meds, living with seizures and raising children
Created by Cheese420at3/2/14 - 1:15 pm|17 Views
Ive tried Keppra and now am on Topamax plus zoloft Looking for experience, strength and hope
New - Two kicks
Created by Crazyg...at3/2/14 - 4:07 am|3 Views
After two kicks to my head I've been diagnosed with JME
New - Food for Thought
Created by Irene ...at3/1/14 - 4:53 am|5 Views
Going through this site has made me stop and consider things. These are just my thoughts, another perspective.
New - Scared to death
Created by Momof4...at2/28/14 - 4:13 pm|6 Views
New to seizures
New - Not Sure What is Going On
Created by Jeannie5at2/27/14 - 12:56 pm|8 Views
Looking for help with memory issues, speech problems, and cant spell worth a dam anymore
New - Uncontrolled and hoping
Created by suzmatat2/26/14 - 7:25 am|11 Views
I am a 39 year old woman with idiopathic and uncontrolled seizures
New - Sexually abused in the twilight state after the seizure
Created by MaddeAnnaat2/24/14 - 6:13 am|5 Views
In the aftermath of mye seizures, I'm in an hallucination state and that's when my boyfriend had sex with me. After I wake up I don't remember any of this.
New - I Am Tired of Living With Epilepsy
Created by TheRev...at2/24/14 - 5:19 am|6 Views
This is the story of Rev. James Allen Kelly
New - Trying to find others to relate.
Created by taymfr...at2/23/14 - 7:19 pm|17 Views
I've had epilepsy for 8 years now and have yet to meet or really talk to anyone that has experienced anything like i have gone through.
New - Faith's Battle
Created by Sassyp...at2/23/14 - 1:57 pm|2 Views
This is the tale of my daughter
New - Stay-at-home mom on Depakote, struggling with fatigue, lethargy, nausea, depression, headaches, agitation
Created by Fayezee17at2/22/14 - 10:12 pm|4 Views
I'm a stay at home mom with diagnosed JME controlled with depakote, but struggling chronic fatigue, lethargy and frequent headaches, nausea, anxiety and depression.
New - my epilepsy
Created by france...at2/22/14 - 7:23 pm|3 Views
i have partial nocturnal seizures
New - My story on how I figured out I had TLE.
Created by ambrosiwat2/21/14 - 11:52 am|6 Views
My story about 20+ years of having Partial Seizures and just figuring it now!
New - Help, Mom with a 10 year old just had a grand mall seizure
Created by noorahat2/20/14 - 5:42 pm|7 Views
10 year old just had a grand mall seizure
New - brand vs genaric
Created by lbjat2/20/14 - 11:17 am|7 Views
brand mysoline vs genaric primidone Can switching cause yor subconcience to have a seisure?
New - Epilepsy and Relationship
Created by jlbc2at2/19/14 - 11:10 pm|13 Views
What do you feel when you're in a relationship?
New - 43 Years and Counting
Created by Govann...at2/19/14 - 1:36 pm|4 Views
Had my first Gran Mal at 10, 53 now.
New - Unbelievable!
Created by Loubi2808at2/17/14 - 1:54 pm|15 Views
I found out I had suffered with catamenial epilepsy though having endometriosis and prostap injection treatment.
New - My road of life that now includes epilepsy
Created by Kmatts...at2/16/14 - 8:16 am|12 Views
New - Has she really got Epilepsy...advice
Created by Seb1971at2/16/14 - 12:59 am|6 Views
Lamictal-Meksidol? Epilepsy advice please
New - im so new to this
Created by cindym...at2/15/14 - 5:16 am|5 Views
Jus found out he has seizures in his sleep and also while hes awake and on top of that has a serious case of adhd,odd
New - Overcoming the Odds
Created by Franci...at2/14/14 - 2:04 pm|3 Views
In order for me to gain self-esteem, accept my moods, accept myself I had to accept epilepsy as the cross I was given to carry.
New - Help I need Someone...
Created by Woodme...at2/14/14 - 1:22 pm|2 Views
My son is 23 and has intractable epilepsy, we are on to our 6th medication trial w/ out good results and often with horrible side effects. Everyone is pushing surgery but he is terrified as am I.
New - my story..
Created by nansba...at2/14/14 - 9:27 am|6 Views
I am now 35 years old trying to conceive and wondering if my epilepsy has been the problem all along..
New - 8year old daughter with Epilepsy
Created by mlonie79at2/13/14 - 6:14 pm|8 Views
This is about our daughter who is 8 years old and just started having seizures this last year.
New - sharing my story and Spreading HOPE!
Created by Grosen...at2/12/14 - 6:12 pm|2 Views
I am a lucky winner in my battle with Epilepsy having had a Left Frontal Lobectomy to stop my Partial Complex Seizures. I now share my story and all the things I learned during my battle and after to spread HOPE Helping Other People with Epilepsy. It is my...
New - 1st time seizure
Created by aguila...at2/12/14 - 9:59 am|6 Views
had my 1st seizure in 34 years. need advice.
New - Worried Mother
Created by Madison7at2/11/14 - 3:35 pm|8 Views
Trying to find some answers from people who suffer from the same condition as my daughter, so that I can better understand her options
New - Seizures occurring more often despite medication
Created by robf0878at2/10/14 - 9:06 am|5 Views
I have mesial temporal sclerosis and seizures have occurred more often over the years. I have been on keppra, vimpat, lamictal, and lexapro over the last year at various doses and combinations, and yet the problems continue. Anyone else have any luck with these drugs?
New - epilepsy destroyed my life
Created by Damo1at2/9/14 - 5:19 am|16 Views
My story dealing with epilepsy!
New - My brother suffers from Complex Partials
Created by nuugameat2/7/14 - 10:46 am|10 Views
I personally do not suffer from any seizures but my younger brother does and I am here to seek advise, read stories and hopefully learn from this community so that I can help him
Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
Created by 3babyb...at2/6/14 - 4:27 pm|9 Views
Sexual desires not affected while on Dilantin
I need Clarity...
Created by Shirleyxxat2/5/14 - 9:48 am|6 Views
what is a siezure and what is not
struggling with depression of Keppra
Created by rheann...at2/2/14 - 10:07 pm|18 Views
Struggling with Keppra side effects and dont know what to do
mom and daughter with seizures
Created by Elizab...at1/31/14 - 12:01 pm|11 Views
Lets talk about seizures And I would like to know has anybody tryed zarontin if so please explain good and bad thank you
Created by Help4m...at1/30/14 - 8:19 pm|10 Views
I want to help my brother
Relapsed after 15 years
Created by nrc202...at1/29/14 - 8:47 pm|13 Views
Relapsed after 15 years
Created by Erica ...at1/29/14 - 6:41 pm|7 Views
I've had Epilepsy my whole life and now that I'm 24 I don't even care that I have it. I joke about it and make fun of it on me just to say things like: I can't do that because I have Epilepsy. (Even though I can.) I do do the task.
Indigestian and Keppra (Teva Brand Generic)
Created by Sherry...at1/28/14 - 11:19 am|5 Views
I have been on Keppra (Teva Brand) for two years. I could not tolerate other generics. Recently I have had acid reflux and stomach rumbling. Can this be related to the Keppra? I have just started adding lamictal slowly to wean myself off of Keppra which...
My personal life with epilepsy.
Created by Mr.Tat1/28/14 - 6:44 am|22 Views
I hope to be a help to you others out there that deal with epilepsy.