I Love Someone With Epilepsy

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 22 People

    My 3 year old daughter has Intractable epilepsy

    caused by a genetic mutation. She had her first seizure at six months old. Secondary diagnoses are ADHD and Sensory Processing Disorder. I am overwhelmed, tired, and was just diagnosed with Conversion Disorder. Thats some of me!!!!
    Caalegria3 Caalegria3
    26-30, F
    Aug 14, 2014

    My Dad Has Epilepsy.

    He has for about 4-5 years now, so it's a rather recent development in terms of my life.It's been a hard road getting to this point, but a lot of people have had it harder. I'm just rather grateful that he's still alive. It all started when my dad had a seizure (luckily he was...
    wolfblood wolfblood
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Sep 14, 2009

    My Little Brother Has Epilepsy

    my little brother is only 4, he wasnt born with it he actually only got ill with it 14 months ago. before he got ill he was in nursery,was potty trained, could walk and talk in welsh aswell. doctors are still baffled by how he got it as it doesnt run in the family. he has severe...
    Vespalady Vespalady
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 7, 2011

    My Younger Brother

    My brother was around 21 when he knew something was going on. He kept saying he was getting a feeling....... Two years on of constantly going to the doctors and he was diagnosed with frontal lobe epilepsy. He remains uncontrolled still and this is 2 years on. He went on holiday...
    Shel83 Shel83
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jul 10, 2013

    Im in a relationship with someone

    who has epilepsy. I know how to take care of it medically in case of a seizure but i want to learn more about how i can support and take care on regular daily bases. Any advice?
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    Oct 9, 2014
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