• Epilepsy

    You Don’t Look Like You Have Epilepsy

    “Not every condition is always visible.” I live with Epilepsy. I have lived with this condition for going on 7 years this December. I was diagnosed with this condition in 2008. Four short months after marrying my husband, days before…

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    10 Things I Wish I Knew Before My Epilepsy Diagnosis

    We are two days away from kicking off Purple Day 2015! Recognizing survivors, supporting those currently battling epilepsy, remembering loved ones we’ve lost all around the world and educating everyone about this condition that over 65 million face right now. I am going to…

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    Advocate With Love

    A short time ago, it had come to my attention while having a look upon Facebook that television journalist, currently at CNN, Chris Cuomo, had made a statement regarding seizures and swallowing of the tongue. A dangerous action a person…

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    Creating An Epilepsy Care Package

    It can be a challenge to lend a helping hand when you discover that a friend or family member has epilepsy. Here, I suggest putting together a care package of useful items: WORDS OF ENCOURAGEMENT – Handwritten cards, inspirational quotes, and…

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    Through The Forest Of Side Effects

    Side effects. That big, tall, dark, ferocious, seemingly never ending forest of what to expect the moment you send in the troops, however many times a day your neurologist schedules, to battle back the storm happening inside your mind.  The…

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    The Mozart Effect & Epilepsy

    “The earth has music for those who listen.” Shakesphere There are many different types of medicines and remedies throughout our world today. Ranging from conventional (traditional), alternative, complementary, herbal, therapeutic, to standard medicines and remedies. One researched remedy that I recently took notice…

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    Affirmations For The Epilepsy Journey

    I take this journey in epilepsy in complete faith. I am calm and and relaxed with each step I take. I am at peace both emotionally and spiritually. I am filled with a sense of contentment, happiness and gratitude. I…

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    Mindset Manifesto

    Writing a personal manifesto is a great activity for analyzing your thoughts. It’s also quite a creative and absorbing process. I made a decision that I’d like to write my manifesto for my mindset having this neurological condition called Epilepsy. I’d never done such a thing…

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    Foods Containing Aspartame Linked To Seizures

    “Despite approval by the federal Food and Drug Administration as a sweetener, Aspartame continues to be the focus of serious health concerns raised by many people.” What is Aspartame? A very sweet substance used as an artificial sweetener. Aspartame is a synthetic chemical composed…

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    Resolution

    “You’ll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success is found in your daily routine.” — John C. Maxwell New Year’s Resolutions. Changes. Most often people will begin a big life change…