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Topic: Living With Epilepsy - Adults

Created By: ericwatts | 06/2018 | 0 Comments

Tragically, we couldn't locate any Cerebral Boost Ingredients on their page. What's more, that implies we can't generally make sense of on the off chance that it could do anything....

Created By: PettaCottontaiLs | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

I have question and concerns with going to college with someone being on ssdi after finishing school and getting work what does ssdi do ?

Created By: davidson101 | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

I was diagnosed with epilepsy around 2 years ago. I take keppra 1,250mg twice a day but i still have seizures when i get infections, feel stressed or haven't had much sleep. Ive never had the...

Created By: Bardock44 | 06/2018 | 3 Comments

Hey guys, I been looking at forums and there are forums of reviews thanking these Doctors for finding a cure to epilepsy. I'm reading hundreds of stories all thanking doctors by the name of...

Created By: Nightmoves | 06/2018 | 3 Comments

Hi- I'm an old guy (65) and for a couple of months now, I have multiple incidents of seizure-like activity every night. My personal physician thought it might have come from taking the...

Created By: locustosylph | 06/2018 | 3 Comments

Hey,

I'm 18, relatively new. I've been diagnosed with Absence Seizures around May 18th, they're pretty late but I started getting small ones around 16, and now I'm...

Created By: Jamesarthur26 | 06/2018 | 0 Comments

I am a 48 year old male. My epilepsy has been under control now for a while,however I have just been recently diagnosed with anorexia nervosa. I have been looking for information on any...

Created By: PettaCottontaiLs | 06/2018 | 0 Comments

Ecstatic seizures has anyone had them ? what have your experiences been when have them? i have had a few now when the first one happened i had it in my sleep these days i have nocturnal TLE i had...

Created By: Bardock44 | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

Hey fam, look I know this is of heavy concern to you but I just earned my CDL and ready to get on with my life. I’m tired of going job to job and always getting fired and being trash at everything...

Created By: Rwvalle97 | 06/2018 | 2 Comments

So I have had epilepsy for 5 years and was prescribed lamictal. For the past year I have been taking lamictal AND topimax. Like many others I have been experience memory and speech issues from...

Created By: rollinintheseat | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

Hi,

I've heard about a new medication coming out called Epidiolex. Does anyone know if this will treat partial seizures?

Created By: Stay_Strong21 | 06/2018 | 4 Comments

Hey I'm Kat I've had epilepsy since I was 20, I am now 26. I went 4 years with no episodes and was able to work full time. Last Nov 2017 I started having seizures again more then before...

Created By: Wpooh2001 | 06/2018 | 5 Comments

Does anyone else get frustrated not being able to drive because of seizures. I’m 35 and have been told I’ll never be able to. Granted I try to look on the bright side. I can text, no tickets and...

Created By: Airborne | 06/2018 | 2 Comments

This morning, (June 3rd, 2018 at approximately 7:30) I got up after staying up very late the previous night. Tired, I slowly attempted to start making my Breakfast. However, when I put my had on a...

Created By: Leech_5b117d0ded0e8 | 06/2018 | 0 Comments

Blue lights can trigger a seizure for me. Ex police lights and much more importantly for me are lights during a dance show. My daughter dances and the blue colored laser lights are really bad on...

Created By: PB96 | 06/2018 | 6 Comments

I'm new to all about epilepsy. I had an EEG today to rule it out, and I'll have the answer within 2 weeks.
I'm turning 22 in october, female. No family history of epilepsy....

Created By: kan2011 | 05/2018 | 2 Comments

hello,
My daughter (5 months old) has a mutation on the SCN3A gene. this mutation cause her to suffer from epilepsy and we haven't found yet the best treatment plan for her. to the...

Created By: ivansgirl5fdp | 05/2018 | 1 Comment

Okay so it started in February. I started blacking out when I would go to lie down. Before I would even put my sleep apnea mask on I just blacked out. This happened multiple times, I'd say...

Created By: Jake schaar | 05/2018 | 2 Comments

Epilepsy for
“Normal” People

By
Jacob Schaar

What is a “normal” person? Who decides who or what a “normal” person is? I ask this because when people find out I have...

Created By: Shan71 | 05/2018 | 3 Comments

Hi, i've had a video EEG for a week and no seizures.. does anyone have any tips for bringing them on in hospital? going back soon. my normal patter is when i'm relaxed after stress,...

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