Since my last seizure, I find my attention span is much shorter, especially when reading. Anyone else experience this?
I'm going to have the RNS implant in March. And all I want to know is has anyone else had it done and dose it work . I go in March to Vanderbilt medical center in Nashville Tennessee.
I had serzuire since I was 2 yrs old and I am 31 yrs old and my son is 10 yrs old just wondering if he would have them or if would get them from me
I was wrong in my original comment, you can pass epilepsy through genetics. Although just because you have epilepsy doesn’t necessarily mean that it was passed on through genetics
There are 2 possibilities
1. You experiencing bad side effects of your medication(s)
2. You are actually having , some form of a seizure.
I too have blackouts. They are a type of seizure . I also… read more
No need to apologize. Tell your neurologist's about the depression side effect of that medication
As someone who was once labeled as not likely to ever reach a long-term seizure free state (and have… read more
I’m really happy that Tampa Bay Bucs made it. They’re playing home against Dallas Cowboys Monday night!
I wish I could say something but my husband is a football official (he is an umpire). Both he and. I would be in so much trouble if it was found that he made a prejudiced statement. So enjoy the… read more
I feel like I’m falling apart! My skin, hair and muscle tone are changing and my energy levels are too. Any info on how to approach management of care (external and internal) without affecting seizures? I eat clean and exercise, but I’m suddenly feeling at a loss here. Any info or personal experiences are welcomed. Trying to be as great as I can while I can. Thx!
My looks have long surpassed me. I'm not pretty anymore, I lost my figure, my skin used to be flawless without make-up. I praise God to still be alive but sometimes I wonder if my purpose was to not… read more
When did you get it?
Diagnosed 1992 I think winter. Oh wait nope summer.
I am 100% positive that hormones are playing a huge factor in both the frequency and intensity of my seizures but I’m not sure where to start to address it. If anyone has any suggestions, PLEASE let me know!
I started with seizures just as I was coming out of menopause at 54. I’m going to be 64 in June. All of my family and friends as well as myself think my epilepsy was brought on by a hormonal change. I… read more
My doctor says that I have mini seizures on top of my grand mal and epilepsy? I have never heard of anything like that before, but I getting really jerky and shaky and not able to hold on to things. It is so frustrating. I was just wondering if anyone else knows or has these?
I have experienced mini-seizures before. I was told by my neurologist these quick sudden jerks/twitching in your hands, arms, shoulders and whole body are from myoclonic seizures. These seizures will… read more