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Topic: Teen Zone

Created By: wntr89 | 08/2010 | 2 Comments
My daughter was switched to Zonisamide - Does anyone have trouble with the medication?
Created By: wntr89 | 08/2010 | 7 Comments
My daughter will be going away to college next week and has partial complex seizures at least three times a day.  The school knows, the counselor knows, her roomate knows, the teachers know, etc...,...
Created By: epileptic23 | 08/2010 | 8 Comments
im 17 going onto 18 soon.. the only time i had ever taken a real grand mal seizure in my life was in first grade (thank god). However, I am the spaciest kid alive, as everyone tells me. My memory is...
Created By: Mrepilepsy | 08/2010 | 2 Comments
hey, I have been on keppra for about 6-7 months and my doctor recently decided to change it because i am having bad side effects. Currently i'm on 1500mg keppra and 500mg depakote, I keep having...
Created By: uncannywriter | 08/2010 | 9 Comments

I'm nineteen years old and I need to get either a medical alert bracelet, anklet, ect. I was diagnosed when I was about 11-12 I've only had two and probably only worn them twice each. A main...

Created By: pinbuster | 07/2010 | 15 Comments
I'm looking to meet some teens to talk with. My Name is Alex and have had epilepsy (seizures) since I was 4 months old. I am 19 years old and have not met any Teens with seizures (epilepsy). I live...
Created By: Alex321 | 07/2010 | 3 Comments
Every once in a while i get this feeling in which i cant explain very well. I feel insecure all day and i just lay down and sleep most of the time. I really dont like it and i want to know if i can...
Created By: funwithsteak | 07/2010 | 15 Comments

Hi my names Brittney from Arizona im 18 and terrified to drive.

My parents yell at me for not being able to drive or go to college or a job.

I have grand mal seizures and...

Created By: soratheultima | 07/2010 | 2 Comments
So... im 16 and i had about 10 seizures since last year i think. and my problem is that my doctor told me that i have to go to sleep at a specific time *1* which is ok i guess but the other thing...
Created By: Azari | 07/2010 | 14 Comments

Alrighty, I have a question for anyone that cares to read this. XD

 Has anyone tried to talk right before a seizure? Like call out or anything?

 Because before my first seizure...

Created By: alysia0223 | 06/2010 | 2 Comments

I'm new to the website and am looking forward to the community support.  My 14 yr old daughter was diagnosed three weeks ago with complex partial epilepsy.  Starting in mid April she had two...

Created By: StephanieJane | 05/2010 | 1 Comment
So I don't have epilepsy, but at the beginning of the month I had a seizure. I'd just retuened to my part-time job (at the local supermarket) that day after having a week off (I had the flu or...
Created By: amibarelyalive | 05/2010 | 15 Comments

Hi everyone.

I think I had a seizure on Sunday morning. Background info: I'm 17, recently stopped antidepressants (without doctor's opinion because she's a moron and I really can't be...

Created By: penniness | 05/2010 | 1 Comment
Hey i'm just new on this, really only became a member to try and figure out what is wrong with me! I'm 17 and have been taking seizures about once every 2 weeks for the past 2 years or more, i missed...
Created By: fenatellie | 04/2010 | 0 Comments
Hi there, I am 18 years, Female and i've had 2 epileptic seizures. Both happened when I was ill and had had irregular appetite. Both also happened when i passed out. The specialist said it was...
Created By: phylisfjohnson | 04/2010 | 0 Comments

When I was first diagnosed as a teen, no one around knew what to do with...
Created By: Failkidd | 03/2010 | 4 Comments

Hi. I'm 16 years old and since a few months back I've been having what can only be described as gelastic seizures(meaning my limbs goes numb, i start to jerk uncontrollably and laugh my ass off...

Created By: Mrepilepsy | 02/2010 | 6 Comments
i was diagnosed with epilepsy 5 months ago, i feel like shit. I can't tell the difference between awake or asleep. I feel like a 90 year old with alzheimers, anyone else feel this way; staring(1-5...
Created By: mauthhausen | 02/2010 | 0 Comments

Is it normal to get headaches while being on TopAMAX? What should I do? How do I get rid of my headaches. I've been getting them for atleast two or three weeks now. I've been on TopAMAX for...

Created By: gbbruc01 | 01/2010 | 1 Comment
im eighteen years old and i have had absence seizures since i was in sixth grade. About two weeks ago i had my first grand mal seizure. I am on Lamictal and take 100mg in the morning and 200 mg at...

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