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Has Anyone Found Cranial Sacral Treatments Helpful In Soothing Your Brain And Body?
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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

Hello Everyone Does Has Anyone Here Have Experience With A VNS ?
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My magnet is strapped to wrist, like a watch, I do not use the clip.

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Covid And Appointments
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I was due to have my 8 monthly check up with the neuro at the beginning.of April I had a text to say it would be a phone consultation This was so much easier than the usual face to face which usually involves m husband having to do a 30 miles round trip with me ,park miles away from the hospital climb 4 flights of stairs ( don't like lifts ) I have ' complex epilepsy' & I'm got much more from the phone consultation Anyone else found these phone consultations useful ?

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I feel during the duration of confinement that the consultation is good by phone until the restrictions are lifted for personal contact with outside persons. If you are going to be in contact with… read more

How Long Does It Take After A First Seizure To Get An Appointment At A First Seizure Clinic?
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I hope all is well, I agree with everyone. When I first started with seizures, I was having at least 16 a day. The emergency room Dr.'s had me going to neurologist as soon as 2days being released. My… read more

Family Does Not Understand
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Do y'all have family that does not really want to learn or understand? They think it's my fault. Long story. I should say it's about have my family that does not understand.

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My family doesn’t really understand except my dad bc he does research on it and he listens to my neurologist but unfortunately my mom and aren’t close, so she just always thinks I’m just trying to be… read more

Surgery Opinion
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I am scheduled for my SEEG in January. I am sooo afraid of getting that done. I believe I’ve asked for opinions before, but could I PLEASE GET MORE !!

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I got the VNS before I got the RNS so the doctors were probably talking about the VNS.

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BRAIN ISSUES = EPILEPSY, EPILEPSY = SEIZURES, SEIZURES = MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES, IF TALK CAN'T TOUCH THE BRAIN, HOW'S IT GOING TO CURE THINGS?
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My epilepsy is triggered by issues on the part of the brain that regulates emotions. The issues there bring about seizures. Seizures drop me down regularly and for days. I'm lost as to how people say talk helps, when talk can't touch the brain.

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Why the professionals say that talk help, especially venting to family and friends, is that it helps get out the built up negative emotions and these raise anxiety, depression and stress, etc. All of… read more

Has Anyone Had Brain Surgery To Correct Their Seizures? Im Scared And Would Love To Hear Your Stories And Get Any Advice I Can
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I've got complex partial seizures with identified abnormality in my temporal lobe. Seizures are focal so my neurologist said surgery is an option I should consider, but I'm pretty scared and not sure it is worth it. My seizures aren't very bad and I could still lead a mostly-normal life but I plan to become a doctor and with sleep deprivation being a major trigger for me it may prevent me from pursuing my desire to work in a hospital (which means long hours). Im not sure about the process of… read more

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Hello Jessicakate, I know how You feel right now. I had the depth electrodes test a number of years ago and was scared something would go wrong during or after the surgery was over when I was just… read more

What Is A Common Type Of Employment A Person With Epilepsy Can Do?
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I used to be in management. I got the Position before my diagnosis, but lost it when the company was bought out. I live in an at will state so they just let me go. I totally understand that I couldn't legally do the job due to most of the work being driving all around Washington State managing demolition crews. But now, I am at a loss. I lost the job in April, and haven't been able to find any employment that would accommodate my disability. I am tired and refuse to spend any more time stressing… read more

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You should be able to get help from them.

Has Anyone Ever Have Surgery To Remove Scar Tissue That Causes Seizures In Temporal Lobe?
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Thats seems scary no

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