I Have a Child With Epilepsy

for parents of children with seizure disorders 18 People

    Terrifing Discovery

    My daughter had her first seizure at the age of two, on fathers day no less.  It was a focal seizure so there was no violent shaking or movements.  I had no idea what was wrong with her, just that she was gone.  There was nothing behind her eyes.  I was...
    sleepymommy sleepymommy
    31-35, F
    1 Response Sep 25, 2009

    My 10 Year Son Was Diagnosed With Benign Rolandic Epilepsy

    It has been a very bad year with my STBX-husband cheating on my, chasing a "friend" of mine, lying about it, gas-lighting me, and at the same time, my younger son was diagnosed with Benign Rolandic Epilepsy. His seizures were getting worse, lasting longer and he was losing...
    Zensters Zensters
    41-45
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2012

    My Beautiful Daughter

    My beautiful daughter has just been diagnosed with epilepsy. She is 7 years old and we are all struggling to come to terms with it, especially as it is partial complex seizures, so not always obvious. This month has been awful. From the MRI scan through to getting severe...
    violetcherry violetcherry
    31-35, F
    1 Response Mar 1, 2012

    My Child Has Epilepsy

    I have a three year old son who started to have seizures in the month jan. I never seen anything like it. His first seizure stopped him from breathing. He was taken to the emergency room treated and released. In the month of feb he had his second one that lasted for 5 mins. He...
    texasgirl87 texasgirl87
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Mar 28, 2012

    Chew

    My son is now three years old and in 12month old cloths part of that is due to the fact I am small and part has to do with the fact he was premie. My son was put in the NICU minutes after birth because he was having trouble breathing the nurse that tended to him had tended in...
    casper48861 casper48861
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jul 31, 2011
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