Tagged: seizures

Drug Resistant Epilepsy

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

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 last 24 hours

The day started like any other. I try not to let Dusty know he has an appointment because he will not sleep and get up at the butt crack of dawn. He had an...

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month

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...

Is this how my day will go?

Hope this is not an early indicator of how my day will go but you see his medicine, his cup of water, a powerade, and the magnet for his VNS stimulator inside his chest....

Simplicity is overrated, isnt it?

It’s now 2016. Who would have ever thought we’d see these days come and not be in flying cars like the Jetson’s cartoons. It seemed so doable back them and to now look back...

Stitches, flat tires and birthday cake

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...

Blame me, shame me

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....