Do You Guys Feel A Grand Mal Seizure Coming On ?? What Is It Like When You Have One ??...I Sleep For Hrs Afterwards & Sometimes Wake Up With A Headache & My Body Feel Like A Hard Core Work Out (Sore) . I Was Brused Once On My Forearm . Im Back To My Normal State After I Sleep . I Feel Mine Coming Bc I Space Out Alot Multiple Times Seconds Or Minutes Apart . I Do A Hard Jerk/Twitch & I Drop Whatever Is In My Hand At That Time Cause Of Course I Can't Control The Jerk/Twitch . Plus I Cant Focus… read more
Are they mostly supportive? Do they get freaked out? Lately I've had a bit of a hard time because the people around me while they care for me, and they help me they don't keep it a secret that it sometimes too much for them. It hurts me to know I'm hurting others around me.does anyone else feel this way?
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Has anyone had a seizure or seizure symptoms by eating cheese?
How many of you have managed to maintain your full-time jobs with epilepsy? I feel like I was raised to always work hard and ignore every problem, but it is getting hard to manage. I do not have near the issues some people have and I know it's a struggle. After almost 20 years of this, it's finally starting to take it's toll on me. Any advice in this area?
My daughter has recently been diagnosed. Im struggling to find any info on other symptoms, especially that aren't caused by medications. Are seizures the only symptom?
I know you’re meant to take meds at the same time every day.
I take my morning medication at ~10.30am, but I work casual in retail - sometimes I’ll have morning shifts and be in the store in front of customers then.
I usually take my meds before the shift (today, that was ~8am). Is it better taking them then, 2.5hrs early, or afterwards, ~1hr late.
PS. There’s not always a chance for me to duck out to my locker and take them on time, and there’s… read more
I am trying different medications right now that are safe to take while pregnant, but they haven’t worked well for me and I keep having seizures. Just wondering if any women can tell me medications that worked for them while pregnant?