• Epilepsy

    Why I Am Open About My Epilepsy

    There is still to this day such a stigma attached to the condition of epilepsy. It is viewed at as a literal disease by some. Something that you can catch if you come in physical contact with the person who…

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    Letter To Myself

    If I could write a letter to myself, for the very first days of my epilepsy diagnosis, I imagine I would have much to say. A traveler having come a long way now on this journey. Having lived and learned…

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    5 People You Meet Along Your Epilepsy Journey

    “We met for a reason, either you’re a blessing or a lesson.” You’ve been diagnosed with epilepsy. A diagnosis is a life-changing event. Epilepsy doesn’t always present itself to the world and it can go unnoticed by family, friends and…

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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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    Letting Go Of Fearing Epilepsy

    “I breathe in my courage and exhale my fear.” I have lost count of how many times that I have approached my husband and told him how I have thought just how much I wish there were a way to…

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    Facing Epilepsy Stigmas

    Facing Epilepsy Stigmas head on is the greatest way to rise above the misinformation hovering around like a dark stormy cloud. Terrible myths have been told about what epilepsy is and about people who live with the condition. Myths such as…

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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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    "The More You Know" – About Epilepsy

    “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” – Nelson Mandela ABOUT THE MORE YOU KNOW CAMPAIGN (NBCUNIVERSAL/COMCAST) Focused on education, diversity, health, Internet safety and the environment. Established in 1989 Calls on celebrities…

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    Epilepsy In The Family

    “Family: Where life begins and love never ends.” – Unknown When epilepsy makes an unexpected crash landing into the life of a family member, it causes a ripple effect and the entire family is affected. Epilepsy doesn’t just affect the…

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    Trending Epilepsy

      In our world today, Breast Cancer would presumably be one of the top trending conditions in America. By trending, I am referring to breast cancer clothing and accessories, breast cancer fundraising telecasts, walks, flash mobs, parades, commercials, support from professional…

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    If I Have A Seizure: A Call For Compassion

    “If we could look into each other’s hearts and understand the unique challenges each of us faces, I think we would treat each other much more gently, with more love, patience, tolerance, and care.” – Marvin J. Ashton   Recently,…

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    Epilepsy & Laughter: RX For Humor

    “Always laugh when you can. It is cheap medicine.” Lord Byron In the very beginning of my journey of my epilepsy diagnosis, I was overwhelmed with many emotions. We as an entire family were. Fear, worry, confusion even frustration at…