• Epilepsy

    Blessed: My Epilepsy Story

    Blessed. The greatest word to describe how I feel in reflecting about this. Incredibly blessed. I became empowered to advocate for the medical condition that had inflicted my life and the lives of all of the people who love and…

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    Lessons Learned From Epilepsy

    It took a crash. A what could have been a fatal car crash and the diagnosis of epilepsy in order to open my eyes. To assess my entire life. The life that I had been currently living. The habits that…

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    To Be A Wife With Epilepsy

    When we were engaged to be married, we were on cloud nine with love for one another, goals and dreams for our future together as husband and wife coming together like cotton white clouds in a blazing stained evening sky.…

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    The Blessing Of Rock Bottom

    “Rock bottom was the brand new and resilient chapter of my life’s story.” If we were to take a look at our lives like a book, from the moment we graced the stage of this world to this very moment and reflected…

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    From Setback To Comeback

    “Every setback leaves behind a path to make your comeback.” When we become diagnosed with epilepsy, our very first thought as patients, as parents of a loved one with epilepsy, as a spouse of the one we love with epilepsy,…

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    Positive Affirmations To Rise Above Epilepsy

    “Your mind is a powerful thing. When you fill it with positive thoughts, your life will start to change.” Collecting positive thoughts and affirmations, and storing them in your mind, like a mental bookshelf, is an absolutely excellent idea for…

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    Epilepsy In Relationships

    “No trial is so large we can’t overcome it together.” Elder Neil L. Andersen Having a medical condition such as epilepsy, it can have an effect on even the greatest of relationships. The one who is affected may not feel the same way they once did before-hand. And…

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    Why Epilepsy Awareness Needs Televised

    “And I believe that good journalism, good television, can make our world a better place.” Christiane Amanpour On April 20th, the television network MTV, debuted their latest documentary in their True Life series. This documentary was a bold and brilliant step in…

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    To Safely Walk As A Woman

    “Above all, be the heroine of your life, not the victim.” Nora Ephron When I had forfeited my right to drive upon becoming diagnosed with epilepsy in 2008, (and I say forfeit because in the state in which I currently…

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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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    Moirai

    “You saw me before I was born. Every day of my life was recorded in your book. Every moment was laid out before a single day had passed.” Psalm 139: 16 For the first time since leaving the hospital, I…