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Reply: New Diagnosis of Epilepsy/teenager
Hi njayjay, Wow, I had my 1st seizure 9 days before I turned 14. Forty years ago but I remember it like it...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: no diagnosis for seizures
njayjay, lbuckman is no longer a member of this group. Or rather I haven't seen that person since they...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Keppra side effects
BTW: Lots of people w/ Epilepsy have been to counselors. The Rite Counselor can Help a Whole Lot. Seek 2nd...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
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Reply: Keppra and Weight Gain
Hello Dee, Honestly, you should discuss any changes in meds w/ your Dr/Neuro. Lowering your meds may help...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Seizures and Anger?
Hi jessica, I had problems with mood swings back in the 70s when in high school. I was then taking Mysoline...More
Posted by saxofone1
Reply: sex and seziures
A Good Question. You can use your Search engine for more Info. But, here is a link I found pertaining to...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: stroke and seizures
Hello cookielyn, First, I wanna ensure you that you are not alone. Next, it is common to have seizures...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: need help for my 4 months old intractable seizures
I was born with seizures , but I still have them I mostly get them during though sleep cycle I would recommend...More
Posted by ajm7890
Reply: Allergic...to All of it!...
Hello Miss, How are you today? I apologize for not responding sooner. Life kinda interfered w/ my Daily...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: options
Hello bbydoll, Thank You for joining us. Here is an article w/ the newest Treatments. I would like to...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: confused and scared
Hi Misti, My comp wouldn't load this page, until today. So here I am again. Please, advise your...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Sudden Burst of Feeling Like Im Going To Cry...Not...
Your symptoms are probably related to seizures in some way, but your post made me think of a commercial I...More
Posted by rushlight
New Advice on What To Do- April 2015
Info for Drs & Seizure Patients
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
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Reply: Vimpat-?
Hello Solution, Here is an article from a dear friend of ours that may help. ...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Confusing VEEG results...please advise
I agree with Dancer 86442 in all she is telling you. I have never had any activity on EEG's, MRI's and...More
Posted by anthonybrownii
Reply: Medication interactions?
Thanks for the reply! I had a bad interaction with the Depakote ER within 3 days anyway Though It wasn't a...More
Posted by An_262339
Reply: Weblinks for Epilepsy
Clik on my pic or ID. Facebook ID noted in first sentence. <3More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Liquid Medical Marijuana Shows Promise for Epileps...
" A liquid form of medical marijuana may help people with severe epilepsy that does not respond to other...More
Posted by atti_editor
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Reply: I have grandmal seizures and suffered a severe con...
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International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Can allergies cause a seizure?
well my friend Shannon has seizures and I don't know what triggers them
Posted by jackiew9
Healing concussions
How to help my self heal from concussion faster? I am epileptic
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Reply: Argghhhh
Well, your Dr certainly knows what he is talking about. That is a Plus! Hmmm... Yesterday...You are saying...More
International Awareness Day: Second Monday of Feb. March 26: Purple Day, November: Epilepsy Awareness Month. Wear Purple to show Support. Advocate
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Symtom
Hello, I've never had this symptom. But, seizure activity can affect everybody, as an individual,...More
Feb 9th International Awareness Day. In the future:Second Monday of Feb. March 26 Purple Day is still Epilepsy Awareness/Education Day everywhere. Wear Purple to show Support, Advocate, Educate!
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Didn't believe it was epilepsy
Hello nikadi, Yes, strokes can mimic symptoms of Epilepsy. And, strokes can cause seizures Seizures can...More
Feb 9th International Awareness Day. In the future:Second Monday of Feb. March 26 Purple Day is still Epilepsy Awareness/Education Day everywhere. Wear Purple to show Support, Advocate, Educate!
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Flashing Lights, Epilepsy Warning Sign?
Hi Panda, Good to see you again. No companies, are not required to post warnings. I don't think they...More
Feb 9th International Awareness Day. In the future:Second Monday of Feb. March 26 Purple Day is still Epilepsy Awareness/Education Day everywhere. Wear Purple to show Support, Advocate, Educate!
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Surgery
Thank you Angie for the detailed response! Tim, As you can see we all have a journey and some are seizure...More
Posted by clarinet2
Reply: Could it be seizure?
I do not know that she actually had low blood sugar. The dr who treated her for her most recent episode...More
Posted by lizziema
Reply: Subluxation of the C2-3 and seizures
Gooberjr87, I don't discredit any injuries when it comes to seizure activity. But, question? Do you...More
Feb 9th International Awareness Day. In the future:Second Monday of Feb. March 26 Purple Day is still Epilepsy Awareness/Education Day everywhere. Wear Purple to show Support, Advocate, Educate!
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: Chemicals
Best of Luck John, Know we are here for you. Keep asking questions & Learning. Hugs!More
Feb 9th International Awareness Day. In the future:Second Monday of Feb. March 26 Purple Day is still Epilepsy Awareness/Education Day everywhere. Wear Purple to show Support, Advocate, Educate!
Posted by dancer86442
Reply: help/info needed
Hi taylor, and welcome to the family. Clarinet2 texted me about you shortly after she posted her reply. We...More
Posted by saxofone1

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