• Epilepsy

    4 Things People With Epilepsy Want You To Know

    Epilepsy can intrude into anyone’s life, at any time. Millions of men, women and children battle this selfish and rather challenging condition every single day. All of us diagnosed are on the same journey with different stories to tell. Pages continuously being written of our challenges and victories. Our setbacks and comebacks. There are quite a few issues that come up for women living with epilepsy, just like there are issues that men experience. I was diagnosed with epilepsy almost a decade ago. Throughout my journey with epilepsy, I found it a bit of a task to find information on…

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    The WEGO Health Awards: Patient Leader Impact

    BIG exciting (can’t hold it anymore) NEWS! Nominations for the WEGO Health Awards Have officially opened! As a member of the Patient Leader Network, I am unquestionably eager to have the opportunity to celebrate the entire online health community. It’s…

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    Epilepsy Quirks

    Since my epilepsy diagnosis, a stone’s throw away from a decade, the journey hasn’t always been without its stumbles and trials. Regardless, I’ve learned quite a bit throughout these years. In having developed a tougher skin, absorbing wisdom and learning…

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    What Gives Me Peace

    A heart at peace, gives life to the body. – Proverbs 14:30 I didn’t expect a lifequake. One hiccup at sixteen years old having had a grand mal seizure, however most of my life, my stride was smooth sailing without…

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    Thanks, Epilepsy!

    It’s hard to imagine thanking anything or anyone that has barged into your life unexpected and flipped it entirely upside down. Stirring your emotions in a tornadic way. Leaving you with many uncertainties and feelings of worry or fear. Almost…

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    What Epilepsy Reminds Me

    Nearly ten years. It has been a long journey and within this journey, I have learned so much, experienced so much, wrestled so many emotions, have had the opportunity to forge so many long lasting friendships with others who too…

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    How I Thrive With Epilepsy

    I want to thrive. Not just survive. Early this morning, I took a look outside, where our flowers grow. I knelt down and glanced at the cherry red flower pot soaking in the morning sun. Inside this flower pot held…

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    A Wild Epilepsy Journey

    “I knew that if I allowed fear to overtake me, my journey was doomed. Fear, to a great extent, is born of a story we tell ourselves, and so I chose to tell myself a different story from the one…