• Epilepsy

    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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    Secondary Epilepsy

    “Because I love you, because I care for you, because I know what you endure… you will never endure alone.” – Chris Kairos December 11, 2008, what seemed like a normal day, while at work, I received a call that…

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    Through Your Eyes

    “See with your heart” When I had become diagnosed with epilepsy, as we were just making great strides in our adventure of married life, it knocked the both of us, my husband and I, down pretty hard. Knocking the wind out…

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    Diagnosiversary

    “….Don’t deny the diagnosis; try to defy the verdict…” — Norman Cousins December 11th, 2008. A morning forever etched upon my heart, my mind and soul. Like that of a scar that once inflicted pain. Now, looking back, smiling in…

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    Finding The Silver Lining: Epilepsy

    “Sometimes the bad things that happen in our lives put us directly on the path to the best things that will ever happen to us.” – Unknown Diagnosed with epilepsy at the age of 22, a newlywed married only 4 months, my…

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    World Suicide Prevention Day – Rise Above

    “It gets better. It’s hard to believe it right now, but I promise. It gets better.” September 10th is designated as World Suicide Prevention Day. Observed every year, World Suicide Prevention Day, provides worldwide commitment and action to prevent suicides, with…

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    Epilepsy: Take Courage

    “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for The Lord your God will be with you wherever you may go.” Joshua 1:9 Jesus Walks on the Water 22 Immediately He…

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    Epilepsy: Good-Bye Java

    “If you’re waiting for the right time, it’s now.” Before I had become diagnosed with Epilepsy back in 2008, I was probably in pretty bad shape when it came to eating habits. I was just plain no good at it.…

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    Inspiration

    “Be the light that helps others see.” — Unknown When I began my journey of epilepsy back in 2008, each step I took, I took trembling with fear of the unknown. Fear of what to expect. Fear of so much.…

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    Facing The Fear Of: ALONE

    “It is in times of solitude that God refuels us and we can hear His voice.” Always. Always, I’d seen myself with a spirit of independence. Setting out bravely on my own, with my head held high and a smile…

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    "Lord, Help Me Hang In There."

    “Give your stress wings and let it fly away.” ~Terri Guillemets Stress. One of my major seizure triggers. According to the National Health Interview Survey, 75% of the general population experiences at least “some stress” every two weeks. Half of those experience…

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    Smile

    “Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent”  Victor Hugo A break from the norm for just a moment to share with you a song that for many years has always, ironically,…