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    epilepsy and concussions
    can a conussion increase the chance of having a seizure
    Posted by An_263701
    epilepsy and concussions
    can a conussion increase the chance of having a seizure
    Posted by An_263701
    Lafora disease
    My 16 year old son, Zachary has been diagnosed with Lafora. His mom and I have started a treatment of THCa and...More
    Posted by mjwein
    Sharing Art
    I guess I can't share art work on here. It doesn't give me that option to post anything from my pc. Oh well....More
    Posted by ladymy2015
    Hello Everyone!
    Soooo it's been 3 months and 21 days since my last seizure episode I'm now on 500mg of Lamotrigine a...More
    Posted by pandabear12212
    jessica
    hi new to group. I have two types of seizure. one is called epilepsy second is called psychogenic...More
    Posted by taz77777
    I never knew I was having seizures... Now confused
    Hi all, I'm new here and may be reading the boards more over the next few days. I tried to do a search but...More
    Posted by An_263830
    MRI results
    I posted here about 4 months ago about my daughter who had two episodes. We are still not certain they were...More
    Posted by lizziema
    Unexplained
    I'm 16 and there was never anything wrong with me until five months ago. I was taking a college entrance...More
    Posted by haleyrobinson7
    Still trying to get used to all this
    I remember having a few "fainting" spells when I was young but I don't remember when they started. I've had ptsd...More
    Posted by millyg
    Sudden Epilepsy
    Hey All, I'm sort of new to this whole thing. I'm 23 years old, and I had my first seizure back in April....More
    Posted by Bulldogs10
    Carbamazapine
    My daughter is on Carbamazepine for seizures. Her doctor changed her dosage from 300mg a day to 600mg per...More
    Posted by An_263400
    pain = seizures
    I have a question. Does anyone know whether being in constant pain (from an injury) can trigger a seizure? I...More
    Posted by dianecase
    Getting frustrated
    I have been having seizures for almost 16 years now. They started after a concussion and seemed to be a partial...More
    Posted by rtothnj
    gf issue
    Am I the only one who got trouble finding a girlfriend just because of my disease?
    Posted by blerand55
    New Diagnosis of Epilepsy/teenager
    Hi, My 14 year old daughter has been diagnosed with epilepsy on January 2015. She has a clear MRI and has been...More
    Posted by njayjay
    Keppra side effects
    I have been on Keppra for a year now. I get more nervous than I use to, shaking hands etc now panic attacks...More
    Posted by libbz

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    Has anyone had shaky hands, depression
    Seizures and Anger?
    Hello all, my boyfriend has had seizures since we've been together. He's made a lot of life changes and...More
    Posted by jessicalynn0512
    stroke and seizures
    I had a stroke about 5 weeks ago, about a week and a half later I had my first seizure, was told to start...More
    Posted by cookielyn
    sex and seziures
    I am just wondering if someone with seizures are safe to have or can trigger seizures?
    Posted by An_262880
    need help for my 4 months old intractable seizures
    Hello. I have daughter 4 months old now. When she was 1 month old she started to have jerks to both lower...More
    Posted by An_262828
    Allergic...to All of it!...
    I have suffered with epilepsy since i was a toddler! but it was never as bad as it is now as an adult!...More
    Posted by misssullivan0789
    options
    So I have had epilepsy since I was 10 and want to try something different other then meds what is all out...More
    Posted by bbydoll5555
    confused and scared
    My 21 year old daughter had her first seizure at work this past Saturday. She was transported to the hospital...More
    Posted by misti1970
    I have grandmal seizures and suffered a severe con...
    I haven't had any seizures since, but am very light and noise sensitive. I am normally very active and I...More
    Posted by An_262368
    Healing concussions
    How to help my self heal from concussion faster? I am epileptic
    Posted by An_262368

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