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Topic: Teen Zone

Created By: Knifepoke | 01/2019 | 3 Comments

Hello, my name is Gabe and I need your help. My girlfriend, 16, had a 13 minute long grand mal seizure. It was her first seizure but she has had countless fainting spells for the past year. I need...

Created By: samarabass1998 | 12/2018 | 2 Comments

I took pictures of EEG and uploaded it on imgur. can some expert tell me what does this eeg mean? what type does my brother have? i hope you can see it properly

Link : https://imgur.com/a/...

Created By: ash79 | 11/2018 | 4 Comments

hey, i’m new here but i’ve been researching and maybe someone can help me.
i’m a 15 y/o female and i have these blackouts. they last for a second or two and then it’s back to normal. my...

Created By: MariaNeedsYouHelpNow | 11/2018 | 1 Comment

Ever since I was a little girl I wanted to be a teacher and work with kids in preschool-4th grade, after I graduated from high school I throught I would just take a year off of school before going...

Created By: Allisonrunnergirl_5a3c6155d8ea8 | 11/2018 | 0 Comments

Hi I am going to try and summarize this new seziure I just had so basically The computer screensaver is a beach I am on the beach I can see the waves crashing see the strong wind but I can’t feel...

Created By: Sisterlooking4support | 11/2018 | 4 Comments

My name is Mel I am 27. I have a sister who just turned 19. She has been suffering with epilepsy since she was about 5 years old. It has progressed along the years. From multiple seizures in a day...

Created By: Gk63 | 10/2018 | 1 Comment

So I'm 16 living with TLE and patit maul epilepsy and my parents really don't understand how fatiuged I can actually get and how hard it gets to move and think I have tried explaining...

Created By: Dani96 | 10/2018 | 1 Comment

Hello, my name is Dani and I’m 22 and I’m new to the site. I live with my parents,but they’re always busy and can’t really come help me. When I have a seizure I fall to the ground and start...

Created By: Cami4 | 10/2018 | 0 Comments

I have had epilepsy since 8th grade and I am a senior in high school. I have tried multiple medications for my seizures and frankly I am giving up hope. My seizures cause my right eye to twitch,...

Created By: bmcnamara562 | 09/2018 | 0 Comments

Hey, I am 17 and I am a teen with epilepsy living in New Jersey and I'm creating a video about the awareness of teens with epilepsy (daily life, extra curriculars, schooling) for a Girl Scout...

Created By: emiliakudelko | 08/2018 | 0 Comments

I’m 16 years old. I haven’t had a seizure in a year. I’m on Vimpat and Kepra. All my friends around me use the e cigarette Juul. I’ve used it a couple times. How bad is the cross of Nicotine and...

Created By: sarahbethsummers | 08/2018 | 0 Comments

Seminar in Nashville on Sept. 15 for students on doing college with epilepsy!
Details/Register online: studentswithepilepsy.com

Created By: bsuggars | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

Is there any team groups in the Southern California region?

Created By: M011Y | 06/2018 | 1 Comment

Hi I’m 12, but I’m going to turn 13 in 12 days. I’ve been having seizures since I was a baby. My parents said my first seizure was when I was 6 months old. I’ve been living with it since then....

Created By: AHarmon | 04/2018 | 5 Comments

Hello. I am 12, and I have absence seizures. I have had these for two years. I was wondering if someone older than me would tell me some stuff about what it's like to live with these when you...

Created By: AshleyCO17 | 04/2018 | 2 Comments

Hello everyone, my name is Ashley. I was diagnosed with epilepsy about 6 months ago and I have been having some trouble processing everything. Does anyone have any suggestions to help? I am also a...

Created By: marajm | 04/2018 | 2 Comments

Hi there! I'm a daughter of long line of people with epilepsy in my family, including my brother and father. I'm actually here to ask a question about my 18yr old boyfriend.

When...

Created By: Allisonrunnergirl_5a3c6155d8ea8 | 03/2018 | 3 Comments

Hello I am going to a doctors appointment tomorow to see if I can get laser therapy to get rid of my epilepsy. I know I should be really excited but I’m really scared and nervous I’m only 14. Any...

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Created By: Cheer_Emily1 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

Hey everyone! Along with being new to epilepsy I am new to the whole chatting online thing and I was wondering if anyone would like me to start a snapchat so we could chat on there?

Created By: Shiznizbiz12 | 02/2018 | 2 Comments

My boyfriend that is 18 years old has been having tonic clonic seizures for the past few months now. From what we know of he has had 5 of them in the past 5 months. Today was the first time I was...

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