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Mild Seizure Disorder
I had 2 fever seizures as a baby, 1 seizure in my 20's due to sulfa drug allergic reaction possible stress...More
Posted by An_256923
Reply: Epilepsy - need a neurologist I think..?
Thanks Candi! Much love and hugs right back at you! Indeed when thing are going 'good' there are few...More
Posted by enigmaburn
Reply: OT:another Drop sz injury
Aloha, My wrist is still a mess, but is in a brace right now, THey are going to do a CT scan of it...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
I am back
So sorry I was gone for so long, but some one hacked into mu compuuuuter and rendered it useless. I...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
New Epilepsy Definition Adopted
Single Seizure = Epilepsy
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Posted by dancer86442
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Reply: Single seizure, please read?
HI Candi always said 2 szs = Epilepsy. I do nor know much aobut your case even though I read it, I am...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: need help finding an answer
Hi dackb, OK, no EEG. I don't understand the Wait part. That ain't rite! Take her up on her offer to...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: First timer here--question about Dilantin dose and...
You were on the same mix I was on as a child I am now on Klonopin and just removed from Trileptal....More
Posted by anthonybrownii
Reply: Legal CBD Spray looking to End Epilepsy
Hello, I've been seeing a Lot of Info on Facebook about Cannabidoil. My Daughter joined an Advocacy Group...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Any Theories?
Hello Brian, Thank You for the Blessing. I, too, am not a religious person per-say. But, I know I'm...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: temporal lobe resection
Hi designia, I have no regrets about the lobectomy. Well, I do have one. I regret that I didn't have it...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: First Seizures...But Why?
Hi Always, HEHE Guess what? Your Long post did Take! I am very happy to hear you are doing sooo much...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Medical Marijuana: The Last Hope for Sick Children
Hello atti, Thank You for posting this article in our Resources. I am Happy to see WebMD has this...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: epilepsy
Hello breebaby, Each individual is different as far as side effects of any med or maryjane. But, my...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: botox?
Wow! That's Great News, Nancy. I Hope it keeps you Pain free. Hugs! Love CandiMore
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: update
Hi sshay, I hope the MRI and eeg give you some relief as to what the next step is. It's been almost 12...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: my EEGs
hi kim, I think you got something mixed up with something else in that post. I was talking about...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: service dog
Sounds to me like Fly is an Excellent service Dog. I wish I still had my Maiden. RIP She was sooo good in...More
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Posted by dancer86442
Reply: chairi malformation 1
I knew someone who had that had that same thing but it was a HE and he was only 8 and went to one of the...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: Paratransit
I hear you 100%. I've been having the exact same problem with McAllen Paratransit. A month ago I had a gran...More
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Reply: keppra rage
Vitamin b6 is supposed to help. Excessive amounts can cause nerve damage, but I take a b complex every...More
Posted by crowdsourcing
Reply: question about szs
I think I would rather be safe than sorry! Wear the Helmet! It may not be Forever. I have no way of knowing...More
March 26 Epilepsy Awareness Day Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Video EEG normal ???
Hello Kim, I escaped the house yesterday, too. Broke down & went in for my Lung Ex-ray. A Lady was...More
March 26 Epilepsy Awareness Day Advocate
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Reply: Help...Confused
Aloha, Kim. there are some szs that will show up on the EEG but not on you, no physical signs. or...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
EPILEPSY
I'M PUTTING TOGETHER A BOOK ABOUT EPILEPSY WE ALL GET OUR OWN PAGE TO SHARE OUR STORY!! IF YOU OR A FAMILY...More
Posted by bripipes
MARIJUANA
EVERYBODY WITH SEIZURES SMOKE MARIJUANA!!!! i HAVEN'T HAD A SEIZURE IN ALMOST FOUR YEARS THANKS TO THE...More
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Reply: Marijuana and epilepsy
Holy sheeeet I was diagnosed at age 11 and I'm also now 17. I also have gone through SOOO many medications....More
Posted by bripipes
Reply: why is it getting worse
Aloha, I also has a car accident in dec of 02 running off the roadway and hitting a tree head-on. I...More
Posted by hawiian_girl11
Reply: Seizures
Hello djones, Nancy is rite. About 65% of ppl w/ Epilepsy have no known cause. Best we can do in this...More
March 26 Epilepsy Awareness Day Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: confused about seizures
You have had 1 seizure & migraines/headaches are 'kissing cousins' or co-morbid w/ Seizures/Epilepsy....More
March 26 Epilepsy Awareness Day Advocate
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