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Reply: Klonopin v.s Clonozepam (Rant)
That's a thought I'll look into it
Posted by anthonybrownii
Reply: Am I Just Having Bizzare Dreams?
aloha again, You can have bizzare dreams from your medss as well.. I have been having nightmares as...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: I just need to vent.
Hi Meg, If I start having seizures again, I know 2 ppl who will definitely being hearing ME Cry! I'm...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: ankle surgery
Hi Nancy, I knew you were going to have surgery on your ankle, but, forgot when. Thanks for the Update....More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: EMU again
Nancy, They repeat tests, as I said b4, cuz, they want to be sure there are no changes in your...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: help what do I do?!
Aloha CAndi. I do not have to worry about that VNS doc with his dorky medicine contract stuff. I am...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: sz injuries/possible surgery
Aloha, I saw the hand specialist on the 10th and do not have to have anything done to my wrist. he...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: seizures
Hi fighter, Welcome to the family. Here you will find many friends who are happy to answer you questions...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: Epilepsy and Fatigue
Hello Traci, Welcome to our Community. We are not Drs. But, I do have some Questions, plus Input. ...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Keppra and Weight Gain
That's great.....my fiance has been on Keppra for a few years and he hasn't gained weight, his s/e with the...More
Posted by tracinnab
Reply: Seizure....my son thinks he had one
Only way to Know for Sure: A Neurologist & Tests! But, I will say this: Your son had several possible...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: I need serious help
Hi again, Reread our comments & noted in your last that you were on the Keto Diet for weight loss, w/...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Frustrated / Need Help
Hi Chuck, Yes, our meds do have serious side effects. But, it really depends on a persons system &...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Interview Request
Hi college student, How is your research coming? I hope some of the info that has been posted in "our...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: Epilepsy and me
Hello, Welcome to Epland AKA Epilepsy Community. Yes, I was in your shoes. More or less. You can clik on my...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442

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Still not clear on epilepsy
  • does this relate to anyone or am I absolutely mad?
  • Why am I so confused all the time
  • why at the age of 37 will I suddenly develop this
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Reply: Photo induced epilepsy
Hello Alan, I belong to several Epilepsy Groups. This is the first I have heard of tinted contacts used...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: stress sezuires
Hello, Were you told these are Stress Seizures by a Neuro or Epilepsy Specialist? From what you have...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Stress & Pain Seizures
Hello Angel, Thank You for up dating us about your current status. You know I am listening All the Time....More
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Posted by dancer86442

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How do we deal with out you all ? thanks for listening
  • Anyone may chat to me if you want to just feel better or be heard
  • Love reading all that is hear ,to learn from is the best ?
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Reply: KLonopin Name Brand (personal anger about this)
Thank you for your understanding I went to the manager and they are checking my are to get me supplied...More
Posted by anthonybrownii
Reply: Seizure Meds & Weight Gain
Hello Patricia, Welcome to our community. Thank You for joining us. I know there are a lot of other...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Fycompa New Medcine for Seizures
Aloha from Hawaii. I take Fycoma and have since it came out April 7th. It does keep some szs in...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: Why am I in such a bad mood all the time? Keppra?
Hello Sandi, Welcome to our Community. I do hope you will visit as often as possible. You sound like...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Do I have epilepsy or migraine I'm scared? Can any...
What you describe there is in my case an Aura but my Aura was the smell of manure some see lights others...More
Posted by anthonybrownii

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  • Do I have epilepsy?
  • Do I have Migraines? Please help
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Reply: have we given up on prevention?
Hello Lin, Try using 'Third Hand Smoke' w/ your Search Engine. If you haven't already. I believe you...More
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Posted by dancer86442

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Have observed any relationship between cigarette smoke and seizures?
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Reply: does smoking triggers seisures?
I believe that children who have to breathe in the toxic particles from cigarette smoke can...More
Reply: doctors that play god with epileptics and how to s...
Hi Ken, Definitely Not! Proper procedure says Aspirin (low dose) & ER. I would not give Anyone...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: VNS replacement
Hi candi, I am back in PHX today. They did not have advanced enoughed surgeons for my wrist in...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: feeling overwhelmed by docs that dont care
Hello mama, Thank You for joining our community. Has your daughter been tested recently? Did the Drs ever...More
Prepare Now! November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Find or Create an event to educate Others'.
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Epilepsy or migraines
Sorry to add when I was diagnosed with epilepsy I don't have no fits no nothing just sensation.
Posted by billy_uk
Reply: epileptic
Candi is rite with everything she said. No cure. You need to find someone else. I had 2...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11

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