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Epilepsy with age
zeeZee78612 days ago
Hi I 47 now was diagnosed with left side of the brain epilepsy. With age it developed into bipolar 2 .anxiety chronic depression low blood ...
Epilepsy conditioned Life is a special Life
emzin13 days ago
It is so amazing how are was born as my mother had told me , the doctors predicted that when I reach teenage years something will happen tha...
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Any Encephalitis patients?
ronaldm16 days ago
Hi All. My brother had gotten a viral encephalitis and now is on medication due to seizures arising due to post Encephalitis. Does anyone k...
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LDonnellya month ago
We have just completed the editing process of Epinews, our bi-annual magazine with personal stories of people with epilepsy... Contact Epile...
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Chefmark09a month ago
Hello to all I am epileptic since the age 10 years old I am now 34 years I have learnt to live with it there is those days that are harder t...
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EPILEPSY SOUTH AFRICA
Hi to All,
Epilepsy South Africa will always be with me no matter where I am based.
Thank you all for the wonderful years of membership, love ...
Stevent3 months ago
Hi was diagnosed with a right frontal lobe brain tumor in 2013. This was removed and now I have scarring on my brain. I suffer from epilepsy...
Son just diagnosed with Epilepsy... have some questions.
TheK3 months ago
After a series of "episodes" such as, withdrawing from the room to lie down because things were too bright, loud - saying strange t...
retzy3 months ago
I might have epilepsy but the epilepsy doesnt have me. I have to be positive so I can encourage people that epilepsy is not the end of the w...
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Living with epilepsy
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Living with epilepsy is like having a tattoo that we have to embrace. Always be positive because anxiety and negative thoughts ca...
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Is a better life possible?
JAY683 months ago
My name is Johan and I have a brother with epilepsy. He was kind of diagnosed age 7. He turned 31 this year.
Why I’m writing you is beca...
Sasekile4 months ago
My name is Beauty. I am 26 years old. I live with my nephew who is 16 years old. late last year, he started experiencing involuntary jerking...
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Walk With The Baron For Brain Injury
BaronC4 months ago
I have an idea to put to you that I've been mulling over for a while.
I'm thinking of putting together an 'event' one day next year.
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Question re treatment
SusanStuart5 months ago
i have been diagnosed with temporal lobe epilepsy in 1994, im currently not on any meds. with the epilepsy i have the symptoms of d...
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Unsure what was triggering light jerks during the day...
BoytjieD5 months ago
I'm new here. I was diagnosed with epilepsy age 11, after light jerks of my arms started at a very young age and caused serious worries to m...
retzy5 months ago
So I was diagnosed with epilepsy from a young age. I hated having epilepsy at a young age because i felt different as i usually had my seizu...
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LitchiLee6 months ago
Hi, diagnosed with TLE about 8 to 10 years ago (abnormal EEG reading). Did not believe the diagnosis and after a 2nd opinion went off my me...
Im losing my mind
Anotida6 months ago
I have a beautiful daughter diagnosed with epilepsy the problem is that am trying t enrol her t a school but they dismissed her just becoz s...
Unknown fits ..??
swarna-257 months ago
My son who is 15 was born with trisomy 21was a happy and lovely child, Untill his age 14. I had to leave him with a care taker for 6months d...
Rykie8 months ago
Good day, I have Temporal Lobe epilepsy which has been under control for a long time. I drink (I dont have the jerking etc. But is as if I'm...
Mavish_268 months ago
Hello all, am Avelile known epileptic since 2006. But am seizure free now since Febr 2016.
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90 days then smack
DebsStansfield8 months ago
On Wednesday I had an attack.. I was 3 months 'seizure free' before it happened.. It was again a clonic-tonic seizure and I bit my tongue (w...
DebsStansfield9 months ago
Hello all.. I haven't had epilepsy for that long.. In fact my first seizure happened close to the end of November (2016).. So I'm still in t...
GerryGG9 months ago
Hi. I'm in Ireland and I have friends and work colleagues in South Africa. Hoping to visit soon. Gerry.
Effectiveness of AEDs
NimiB9 months ago
My younger sister has focal epilepsy and in order to try and understand more about epilepsy, I have made it the topic of my Grade 12 Life Sc...
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Effectiveness of the Ketogenic Diet as a form of Treatment for Epilepsy
What I have experienced
Herm10 months ago
I was taken up at Constantiaberg Medi Clinic on the 15th Feb 2017 and was actually today the 27 March said that I can go home again I wa...
Louisedj10 months ago
Hi all, in October last year I was diagnosed with Grade 2 brain cancer. I had the necessary operation done to remove most of it but due to t...
Sponsoring an epileptic to immigrate to Australia
LisaGina10 months ago
Hello - has anyone heard of an instance of a sibling sponsoring their epileptic brother/sister to live in Australia with them?
LisaGinaa year ago
My older sister Gina has had epilepsy since she was three or four years old. She still lives at home with Mom and Dad, but I have moved to A...
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