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A place to share questions, concerns, and challenges that adults with epilepsy may face in understanding, managing and living with seizures.

Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Adults

Created By: Monarch | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

My husband has partial complex seizure disorder with now increased long and short term memory loss. This is causing him to become agitated and angry which creates a lot of arguing between us. Any...

Created By: Robinseiz | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

My wife was recently diagnosed with Epilepsy and we are considering a service dog. Has anyone had experience with service dogs for Epilepsy? What organizations have you dealt with? Do you find a...

Created By: rams24 | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

I am 22 years old and I am in college to be a sonographer. I just got my CNA to get some patient hours in while still in school, but I've run into a problem when finding jobs... they find out...

Created By: vaconners | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

Hello Everyone,

I am not afraid to share to my story, and those I do share with tell me "it's courageous." To me, it's just the truth.

In 2016, while in a...

Created By: johnmoore | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

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Created By: Viola_Mac16 | 02/2018 | 1 Comment

I am writing a song and doing interviews about living with epilepsy. It's for school and I would really really appreciate your help! If you have any lyrics you would like me to use in my song...

Created By: halfwheytay | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

I was recently diagnosed with focal epilepsy a few months ago.. but I'm pretty sure I've always had sporadic seizures without realizing at the age of 5 and 13. (I am currently 23YOA) I...

Created By: jhuber87 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

I’ve read the seek therapy, don’t do it – you have too much to live for and see, etc. I have TLE with generalization. A little back story, I was in the Marine Corps (I didn’t get it because I was...

Created By: Drinkie | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

I found this description of hand tremors helpful .

" it does get worse if I am around other people as I am more aware of it."

Created By: Misjoey101 | 02/2018 | 1 Comment

I just finished college and now I'm trying to find a job. As you would expect, the main problem is that I don't have a DL. Anyone here have advice on places that are hiring and where I...

Created By: sachin_5a806baa358d8 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

I had 2-3 seizures same night about 1 year ago and i suppose am fine now but on medications though and CT scan test can't find any problems . and I am about to apply for job where we have to...

Created By: IngridM | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

will rewrite my post in English ...

Created By: IngridM | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

Bonjour, j ai fait une crise d epilepsie tonique clonique en juillet 2016 en sortant du coiffeur. J'ai commence a trembler un peu, a me sentir desorientee et j ai continue mon shopping en...

Created By: arkzhou | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

I have had seizures for over 10 years. At the early years, I only felt very tired after the seizures. I could feel fine after a relaxable sleep. Recently, my anxious and depressed feelings lasted...

Created By: Drinkie | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

I was sent to a psychologist as part of my disability claim . Unfortunately I think I passed . The test consisted of flash cards, story recall and a test where they say a a list of two words and...

Created By: tammybug | 02/2018 | 1 Comment

I’m a nurse in a nursing home. I had epilepsy for 6 years but I only had one seizure at the time of the diagnosis. I just recently had a seizure at work. I missed pretty much 6 hours of work. I...

Created By: rockaholic989 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

Hi Guys,

So I’m new to the topic of temporal lobe epilepsy. A opsychiatrist referred me to a neurologist after describing some unusual things that have been going on. I’ve been on Lamictal...

Created By: Iocando | 02/2018 | 4 Comments

Hi everyone,

I was diagnosed with epilepsy when I was 22 years old; it has been really hard for me but I think my family has had more difficulty dealing with it. I think I accepted my...

Created By: natsverybadposture | 02/2018 | 9 Comments

Hi everyone, (long time listener, first time caller :-) :-) )
I have had an epilepsy diagnosis for a couple of years now which was caused by a stroke I had in my twenties. Two years ago I...

Created By: Joeyn22 | 02/2018 | 0 Comments

I’ve had rolandic seizures (while sleeping) since I was 7. I have about 2 to 3 per night on average and tend to stop breathing when I have them. Depending on how big the seizure is, I often have...

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