I have had epilepsy since I was 14 and I haven’t had a grand mal for about four years, I now just have partial seizures, but I was taking a nap when the big seizure happened and all I remember was waking up in the hospital. Ever since then every time I have partial seizures I am always scared to sleep because I’m scared I’m going to wake up in the hospital again. This week was especially rough with my epilepsy, I was unable to work for four days due to the ways my partial seizures affected me… read more
Before I used to drink coffee everyday, but I didn't know that it causes seizures so I drink tea more now. I still drink coffee but not as much, but that's fine.
Hi I've got 3-4 types of seizures (since I was 15 months old) & one of those is Nocturnal Seizures (in my sleep). Plus I've got Generalised Temperal Lobe seizures & another type which makes you look like you're starring at something or daydreaming.
@A MyEpilepsyTeam Member they always say how there are so many things that are bad for epileptics. I been drinking coffee for the past 43 years. When I get a moco, i pay $0.60 for extra. Just like they say do not listen to meditation and hypnosis if you have seizures. I listen to it almost every night.
I wore an EEG cap and fortunately they only found 5-6 second events. I know when I am awake, heat, lack of sleep and not eating well are not good. I do snore loudly, though.
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