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... Has anyone tried any type of alternative treatments for epilepsy? ... (5 replies)
... Four books I have read on "complementary and alternative treatments for seizures" and lots of internet sites all say that stress is definitely a seizure trigger. ... (10 replies)
... I realize that there is no 'quick fix' and that's not my goal in asking if anyone has information regarding alternative treatments. My goal is to gather as much information as I can about my options so that I can make an informed decision after seeing the neurologist. ... (5 replies)

... I'd say in general when trying to treat seizures BE CAREFUL. Alt treatments can be great for other problems, I use it myself for many issues. However for seizures I stick with medications. ... (5 replies)
... I agree with the post that there is no quick fix. I find myself at times becoming frustrated, my partial seizures are still not fully controlled after almost a year. As the neuro experiments with various AED's, and combinations of AED's, its easy to feel like a lab rat. ... (5 replies)
... I'll add that being you have yet to see a Neurologist, it may be premature to jump to homeopathic or herbal methods. You need to know more about your problems before trying to treat an "unknown" problem. Not knowing what it is or where the problem originates prevents you from treating it using alt. methods as well. You need to know the root of the problem (where/what) to... (5 replies)
... Thanks very much for the info, Travis! ... (5 replies)
... in medicalnewstoday.com, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh have been credited with developing a wireless device that may soon become a useful treatment for depression and epileptic seizures. ... (0 replies)
... I am so sorry to hear about your situation and I can truly empathize with you. My son, whom is about to turn 3, began having seizures at 8 months old. ... (3 replies)
... supplements may be an effective add on therapy for eplipesy. ... (1 replies)
... however they are right to fear the medication that was prescribed for her treatment. ... (2 replies)
... I have the VNS.. i have had it for going on 8 months now, and it has worked pretty well for me. Meridithihope, was the mixed response due to you not being the best candidate for VNS or was it just you doctor not being sold on the device. ... (5 replies)
... Since my seizure frequency is not too high, and I never have GM, my neuro is against seizure, and has encouraged me to look around for alternative treatments. As he likes to say, "it's your head and your life, you have a right to have some involvement in your treatment". Good man! ... (4 replies)
... I have Complex Partial Epilepsy, and my seizures changed at age 11 to Simple Partials during the day whereas I had been having them only during sleep up to that point. ... (9 replies)




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