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Topic: Parents & Caregivers

Created By: 4lilly | 10/2006 | 7 Comments
Hi, My name is Shelly and I'm fairly new to this forum. I've replied to a couple about Keppra and now have a question....Looking for any one that has some information on the purchase of seizure...
Created By: ScottM | 10/2006 | 2 Comments
since my daughter is still not 100% clear, from the seizures, and her grades ae in the crapper, and a few other things, the doc gave us two more options. add another drup to her daily meds now. the...
Created By: txrhb1 | 10/2006 | 1 Comment
I finally got my daughter Jessie scheduled to see an epileptologist at the local teaching hospital on November 9. After explaining everything going on, the nurse said we would be at the top of the...
Created By: mommy_b1 | 10/2006 | 2 Comments
Our daughter has had Absence Seizures since she was 2 1/2. We've been scared about meds. because of side effects. I've been doing some research about natural ways to help them. I know this sounds...
Created By: momofaperfectbaby | 10/2006 | 8 Comments
I have a beautiful baby girl. So calm, and sweet. Our last child of three. She turned 1 a couple of weeks ago. On Friday, I looked over at her in her hi-chair, and she was gray, with her eyes...
Created By: EKlairsmom | 09/2006 | 11 Comments
I am trying to figure this out..my daughter Emily Klair is 3 1/2 years old and has had absence and drop seizures we just found out that they were generalized with a veeg this July. Anywho she got...
Created By: ScottM | 09/2006 | 7 Comments
I havent been up on the board in well over a month of sundays. My daugher is in 9th grade this year and it's kicking her butt. she has i dont care attitude, as of date she is failing every class but...
Created By: paigeg | 09/2006 | 15 Comments
Hello, New here but not to seizures. Cameron my 4 1/2 yr old has been on tegratol for just over a yr now. He is tiny so the dr. has him on a light dose of tegratol. Move it up to more Teg. and...
Created By: jmccand | 09/2006 | 3 Comments
Hi, We just got back from my daughter having her VEEG. We got a totally different diagnosis from the epileptologist. She has now been diagnosed with absence, and myoclonic seizures. She has been...
Created By: momyo2ac | 09/2006 | 18 Comments
my 7 year old daughter has been diagnosed w/absence seizures for almost a year now. She recently has been wetting her pants. Has anyone had this same experience? He has never had this problem but in...
Created By: stjmom | 09/2006 | 7 Comments
My son(now 10)was diagnosed with absence siezures in Dec.2005. He is now taking Depakote. His teacher is telling me that he is much slower than all the other kids in his class and he is still...
Created By: kelleyd | 09/2006 | 3 Comments
My 6 yr.ld son has recently been diagnosed with generalized idiopathis ep. He has absence and Grand Mal seizurtes. We are taking Trileptal and Depakote and his personality has totally changed. He...
Created By: dallia3 | 09/2006 | 6 Comments
My story as I look back is frightening. My son had a seizure about three and a half weeks ago and it lasted 45 minutes long! It took them three doses of heavy meds to get it to stop. He has now...
Created By: racermom | 09/2006 | 2 Comments
I have a teen daughter, and lately she has complained her stomach is sensitive to eating foods, also she has been very moody, I think its teenager stuff, but not always sure. Sometimes I wonder if...
Created By: Jamieo80 | 09/2006 | 11 Comments
I don't know what to say, I am consumed in guilt right now. My precious girl has been having seizures for God knows HOW long, and no one knew. It took a three-minute absense and two grand mals back...
Created By: Scott172 | 09/2006 | 1 Comment
I have problem with my son I’m unable to get help for himself. He is 33 years old. He not able to hold a job the reason he thinks he is always right. I have tried to get help with his anger he wonâ...
Created By: Corazon | 09/2006 | 4 Comments
Hi everyone, My daughter suffers from a seizure disorder, has a severe speech delay, and dishes out some pretty agressive behavior although most of it happens at school. She's been seizure free for...
Created By: DJsMom | 09/2006 | 6 Comments
My son will be 8 soon. He is in an IEP class with 6 kids at a mainstream Elementary school. Normally, his seizures last anywhere from 2-15 seconds, 1 to 5 times a day, he does not usually get hurt...
Created By: EKlairsmom | 09/2006 | 6 Comments
HI!! I have posted on this site with great responses so I hope that this time I can get some good help. This last week Emily Klair has been doing something she has never done with a seizure before.....
Created By: DCB752 | 09/2006 | 5 Comments
I think my son might have Benign Occipital Childhood Epilepsy. I don't know because I am not a doctor and our Pediatric Neurologist told us this morning that he was in over his head with my son. SO...

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