epilepsy

Drug Resistant Epilepsy

By |October 16th, 2019|Family|1 Comment

https://health.usnews.com/health-care/patient-advice/articles/2018-10-11/what-are-the-treatment-options-for-drug-resistant-epilepsy

Originally posted 2018-11-10 10:00:06.

The fight against a virus

By |October 10th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

As we all have seen in the news the zika virus has spread across many states in the US. To my knowledge there has only been a few confirmed positive with the virus. Since the virus itself has varying symptoms and affects on each individual I needed to find a way to try and […]

Originally posted 2016-05-31 20:51:51.

Epilepsy: ‘I’m not daydreaming Miss, I’m having a seizure’ – BBC News

By |September 17th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

https://www.bbc.com/news/education-46099603

Originally posted 2018-11-08 10:00:11.

Time to try a new therapy

By |September 17th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

For several weeks now I have been waiting on the insurance approvals for this device to be implanted in Dusty in order to hopefully achieve a reduction of his overall seizure activity. Whether it works or not remains to be seen but all the research and people who have used it show at least […]

Originally posted 2016-03-22 22:35:44.

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month

By |September 17th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

To kick off November National Epilepsy Awareness Month, the Danny Did Foundation is proud to share their new awareness video.

The narration is by Danny’s younger brother, Tommy. If you or your family is impacted by epilepsy, we encourage you to take time this month to tell your story. No one can do it better […]

Originally posted 2018-11-02 20:30:00.

Stitches, flat tires and birthday cake

By |August 30th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

Have you ever been in one of those periods where you really just want to disconnect from the world around you and just immerse yourself in your own little bubble? Yeah, well that is kind of where I have been this past several, several weeks. Dealing with my husband and his “service connected issues” […]

Originally posted 2015-08-27 02:24:52.

Blame me, shame me

By |July 18th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

We recently had the 72 hour EEG done on Dusty to investigate further just how many seizures he is having, or at least to get a better understanding of some of his random movements. We have wondered for a while now if some of those random movements Dusty makes were muscle spasms or actual […]

Originally posted 2014-11-17 20:07:23.

Seizing Halloween

By |July 15th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

On the last day of the EEG testing and it had gone so well…but wait, there is more.
So the technician was scheduled to be here around 9am so I wake Dusty up at 8:30am so that he could take his medications and be ready when he got here. He gets up, uses the […]

Originally posted 2014-11-02 00:49:03.

Seized – inside the mystery of epilepsy

By |May 30th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

http://www.pbs.org/program/seized-inside-mystery-epilepsy/

Originally posted 2017-12-18 10:32:36.

Call It Reefer Magic? FDA-Approved Cannabis-Based Drug Epidiolex Now for Sale in All 50 States

By |May 24th, 2019|Family|0 Comments

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