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New - i need help understanding
Created by skyla2638at12/21/13 - 12:41 pm|2 Views
New - Side effects after right selective amygdalahippocampectomy
Created by cooper...at12/20/13 - 9:10 pm|3 Views
I'm curious what side effects anyone has had with this surgery
New - Seizures return after 30 year absence?!
Created by fearle...at12/20/13 - 2:40 pm|1 View
Seizures have mysteriously returned after 30 years.
New - Newly diagnosed at age 56
Created by shephe...at12/19/13 - 4:26 pm|1 View
Diagnosed with epilepsy at age 56
New - My son`s future
Created by nyanha...at12/19/13 - 12:20 am|5 Views
Am confused about what to do for my kid
New - AN Amazing Testimony On A Spell Caster Who help me to get pregnant
Created by glenvi...at12/18/13 - 2:29 pm|1 View
My partner and I have been trying for a baby for over two years now, We were going to a fertility clinic for about 5 months before somebody told us to contact this spell caster who is so powerful, We contacted him at this email; email@example.com , for...
New - Suddenly I'm having seizures after many years with no problem
Created by pccoderat12/17/13 - 2:52 pm|15 Views
I have suddenly started having seizures, and potentially even partial seizures after being seizure free for about 6 years.
New - seizure free for 2 months
Created by Nate44at12/16/13 - 10:30 pm|2 Views
Haven't had a seizure in 2 months since being taken off Divalproax.
New - My story
Created by flyfis...at12/16/13 - 4:41 pm|2 Views
life with partial onset siezures
New - my story
Created by Mom2girlsat12/15/13 - 8:07 am|3 Views
my short story
New - epilepsy
Created by deep3790at12/14/13 - 9:43 pm|2 Views
myself suffering epilepsy last 23 years in between 10 years 2001 to 2010 I fill epilepsy is cure. but I am wrong. its relapse. I am using anti epilepsy drug from 1997 to 2003. In between i lost my one kidney due to damage( done by christian medical college...
New - My Story
Created by LilOneat12/12/13 - 3:36 pm|2 Views
My name is suzi and I have had epilepsy for 28 years
New - From Human Friends to Computer Games
Created by bella_...at12/11/13 - 10:14 am|1 View
Doctors finally told me "We think that your epilepsy is caused by a problem with an "Over – Active Immune System." The specific antibody that is involved is called “Anti – GAD65”
New - Don't know where it started
Created by mariah...at12/10/13 - 11:56 am|3 Views
I am a 16 year old girl who is living with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy.
New - Unable to withstand Social stigma
Created by ayakubu2at12/9/13 - 1:29 am|3 Views
My epilepsy today is far better than my childhood days. If I dont eat for several days, it will occur, but if I take my medicines regularly, I don get seizure for 4 years.
New - 20 years
Created by Manuel RGat12/7/13 - 8:47 pm|1 View
My first seizure was 20 years ago. Thnks to my parents and later to my wife i've lived a very normal life.
New - 3 seizures in a month at 29 y.o.,No diagnosis. Life is tough!
Created by ajgambleat12/7/13 - 10:48 am|2 Views
Being a healthy 29 y.o. man, I never imagined in a milion years that I would end up on the ground shaking violently without warning. One month and 3 seizures later, I am coming to grips living a life with epilepsy and I am going to make the best out of it!...
New - Living with seizures
Created by White1532at12/6/13 - 7:49 pm|2 Views
I have been living with epilepsy since I was 6 months. I had my share of problems, but I have been able to understand what I might have to do that will help have some control.
New - Struggling with life and seizures
Created by dewife...at12/5/13 - 1:22 pm|4 Views
Life suxs with seizure n struggling with medicine
New - Recent Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy Diagnosis
Created by Tayausiaat12/4/13 - 3:38 pm|4 Views
I've recently been diagnosed with juvenile myoclonic epilepsy... in the middle of my senior year of high school.
New - two weeks of seizures and no reason.
Created by liltri...at12/4/13 - 9:54 am|6 Views
Started two weeks ago and im scared.
New - what the heck!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Created by dan1961at12/4/13 - 7:40 am|23 Views
waking up having your wife freaking out
New - Thanksgiving Seizure
Created by Psugradat12/3/13 - 7:33 pm|5 Views
Seizure and Glutamate
New - my HIV life
Created by maria74at12/3/13 - 4:09 pm|6 Views
Hi, I work in a communication company I want to share my testimony to the world, my name is maria Katrina, i am from united kingdom in Belfast north Ireland, I was a stripper in a club I got effected with HIV due to the nature of my job, In...
New - Living In Fear
Created by Marisa...at12/1/13 - 12:48 pm|14 Views
This is the things I have experienced since being diagnosed with epilepsy 28 years ago
New - Ready to give up
Created by epilep...at11/27/13 - 11:15 am|11 Views
I'm on 1,000 mg off Keppra 3x times a day, still I from suffer from grand mals to petit mals.
New - Newly Diagnosed with PNES
Created by tishae...at11/25/13 - 2:25 pm|6 Views
I am a 36 year old stay at home mom. Married to my high school sweetheart who became a kidney cancer survivor in Jan. 2013. We also delivered our fourth son, stillborn five days before his due date. Two years following that same day, my son's grandma was...
New - Living with epilepsy
Created by soxfan651at11/22/13 - 4:29 pm|27 Views
I have epilepsy that is not currently controlled and it has changed the way I live my life.
epilepsy caused by hiperactivity
Created by hipera...at11/21/13 - 5:12 pm|8 Views
Like my title is suggesting,this is the term that my doctors gave to mine specific kind of epilepsy,and they told me that I am the first one of my kind...that dyagnosis occurd after 7 years of all types of researching..
epilepsy has ruined my life.
Created by sesat13at11/20/13 - 1:49 pm|24 Views
just read it, please. it's about how epilepsy has ruined my life.
Alot of meds
Created by ererickaat11/20/13 - 11:56 am|9 Views
anyone else take this much
Created by Fairy20at11/17/13 - 9:35 am|15 Views
What is Brief descripion? I just want to tell my story...
i have pnes
Created by joymk1972at11/16/13 - 12:55 am|9 Views
I am 41 years old i have bipolar and depresstion and pnes and panic attacks and anxiety disorder
Created by mother...at11/12/13 - 8:19 am|16 Views
My 6 year old daughters epilepsy journey. she had surgery removing most of amygdala and part of hippocampus in june 2013, because of intractable seizures caused by a lesion in the right temporal lobe that was cortical dysplasia with more sclerosis around...
There is always hope!!!!!
Created by kuvshinkaat11/12/13 - 7:20 am|8 Views
I have my seizures for 6 years already. Every doctor described it differently and have been given different medication...But nothing couldn't stop it. When I went to Thailand, during dry season when the temperature reaches more than 100'F, I started to fell....
My Epilepsy Story
Created by Dancei...at11/11/13 - 7:22 pm|24 Views
This is what I've gone through, through the past year
Mother to newly diagnosed eepileptic 6 month old son
Created by masons...at11/11/13 - 12:07 pm|10 Views
Lots of questions with the new diagnosis of my 6 month old son.
Not diagnosed with epilepsy, but may be
Created by little...at11/10/13 - 7:03 pm|7 Views
Think I may have epilepsy
I have to call the police!
Created by What i...at11/10/13 - 12:24 am|16 Views
An epileptic seizure or a psychotic episode? Are they related?
Seizures and added abilities.
Created by LCoutureat11/9/13 - 8:17 pm|7 Views
Experiencing minutes into the future when having a seizure.
Epilepsy...Darn! And I thought I was psychic!
Created by Mum-in-ozat11/9/13 - 5:09 am|12 Views
My Tonic Clonic seizure epilepsy started as undiagnosed absent seizures.
Created by joseph aat11/8/13 - 4:18 pm|10 Views
My name is Joe. I turned 55 this year. I've had three witnessed seizures earlier this year. The first one I had was at home, my wife a r.n. recalls that day as thus. She heard a crash as I hit the floor, recognized my condition as a seizure, called 911 and...
Created by Chebzat11/7/13 - 4:40 am|10 Views
does my medication cause memory loss
Juvenile Myoclonic Epilepsy and Marijuana anyone?
Created by anno2009at11/4/13 - 5:23 pm|1 View
Does anyone have any success stories about marijuana treating symptoms of juvenile myoclonic epilepsy?
9 Year Old Daughter with Epilepsy - IEP meeting this Wednesdday
Created by Epilep...at11/3/13 - 8:14 pm|5 Views
I am seeking help regarding an IEP meeting I have for my daugthter on Wedesday, with academic issues specifically related to Phonological Memory/Nonword Repetition.
Created by ProudF...at11/2/13 - 6:33 pm|4 Views
I continue to have my simple seizures even after my surgery to remove part of my brain tumor over my left temple. I am taking generic keep para and also name brand depakote, I work out 3-5 times a week and have gained 25-30 lbs.
Created by sydoraat11/1/13 - 8:37 am|20 Views
My letter to epilepsy
Created by ls426at10/29/13 - 1:42 pm|10 Views
drinking and grand mal seizures.
Advantages of Travelling In Malaysia via Buses
Created by JackWi...at10/28/13 - 10:13 pm|2 Views
Malaysia offers lot of unique and beautiful destinations that every tourist wants to visit. But you may think that what can be best mode by which you can witness the true beauty of this place. While travelling, commuting or mode of transportation plays an...
being epileptic changed my life.
Created by kelebo...at10/28/13 - 2:24 am|16 Views
I used to be a and I am still a sports fanatic. I played netball and sometimes just for fun I played soccer and hockey. I was on my way to play for my district(netball) i was happy about. A few of us were choosen to represent our school. The day before me...