A bit of an embarrassing question this but my epilepsy developed because of an autoimmune disorder and the steroids I'm on give me jock itch (foot fungus) from time to time. Has anyone else experienced this?
Sometimes when I'm at work I have concentration problems/dizziness. I slow down, but I don't want my boss to think that I'm lazy or don't want to do the job. The job is very demanding, & I have to go at a fast pace. I'm thinking of letting my supervisor know, but I'm afraid of getting fired.
I was leaving the rest room and started feeling nauseous. I started loosing my balance to the point that I ran into a wall. When i finally made it to the bed my ears rang for a few seconds then stopped. I don't know if it was a seizure or something else. It only last about a minute.
Hey guys. So we all know we can't take anti-histamines because it can trigger seizures. I am now on day 4 of quite possibly the worst cold of my life and it's driving me nuts. My face won't stop leaking!!! How does the body produce so much goo so quickly?! Best my doc says I can take is Pseudoephedrine and an anti-inflammatory - which only (very slightly) helps, but wears off so quickly. I'm so miserable, I've hardly slept, my nose is raw and my head is in agony from the… read more
Still have 12 days to meet back with the neurologist that saw me in the ER where I was told about the focal onset I was experiencing. Have not had an EEG yet, but did receive ct scan, mri and cta. I was released last Tuesday after a 24 stay. Rx for kolonopin and told to make friends with tylenol and motrin.
3 days later( Friday), I was asleep and experienced what I believe to be a nocturnal one, but may have just been a dream. I knew I was seizing in my sleep, in started… read more
It seems as though I am getting more seizures and disconnection from my body to brain during week three approaching my period. Does anybody experience this also and is there a way to monitor/track hormone levels?
With my epilepsy I get a blackout every 5-6 weeks
I'm now pregnant and I'm expecting a baby nxt November.
I'm wondering what did any of ye other ladies do in 1st few years of raising a small child?
Any safety precaution I can take??
Any advice you could give me would be appreciated.
Does anyone suffer with back pain since starting with epilepsy?