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Forum: Epilepsy Forums 07-01-2011, 02:58 PM
Replies: 3
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Posted By Jerri in Boston
OT: Happy 4th!!!

Just want to wish everyone a Happy 4th of July! Enjoy the long weekend!

We are getting out of dodge and heading to Miami for some much needed relaxation and yummy Cuban food! :)

Have fun!!!
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 07-01-2011, 02:56 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,030
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Good luck!!!!

Good luck!!!!
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 06-30-2011, 09:54 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,030
Posted By Jerri in Boston
I would agree with Ted's resources - they are a...

I would agree with Ted's resources - they are a great start. Also Dr. Eric Kosoff (???) at Hopkins is a good resource. I actually emailed him a few times and he replied.

Is there someone your...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 06-28-2011, 03:18 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Sue - I am sorry I am just reading this message...

Sue - I am sorry I am just reading this message and your email today. Have you been able to reach your friend? Yes, the Springfield area was hit bad but I believe other areas were hit even worst.
...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 06-28-2011, 03:14 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 6,732
Posted By Jerri in Boston
I've become an expert on the subject since my...

I've become an expert on the subject since my husband has both non epileptic sz and epileptic szs. We went as far as setting up a consultant with Dr. LaFrance in RI but there was some conversation...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 06-02-2011, 03:56 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 796
Posted By Jerri in Boston
We were fine in Boston...lots of lightning and 5...

We were fine in Boston...lots of lightning and 5 minutes of downpours. It is a beautiful day here today!!!
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 06-02-2011, 03:47 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,674
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Yippee...isn't that a great feeling??? My...

Yippee...isn't that a great feeling??? My husband went 4.5 years and it was a great feeling!!
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 05-18-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 569
Posted By Jerri in Boston
It was on Piers Morgan show last night (5/17). ...

It was on Piers Morgan show last night (5/17). You can watch it on cnn.com. I missed some of it due to flipping back and forth. The beginning of the show was about Arnold S which I had no interest...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 04-12-2011, 04:41 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 701
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Yes it is possible to have epileptic and non...

Yes it is possible to have epileptic and non epileptic seizures...my husband has been dx. with both forms.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-08-2011, 02:40 PM
Replies: 9
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Views: 686
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Just write your manager's name. How are any of...

Just write your manager's name. How are any of us supposed to keep tabs as to where our former managers have moved on or how to contact.

Your former employer will confirm that you worked there,...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 01-13-2011, 10:23 AM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,920
Posted By Jerri in Boston
We got about 18" of snow just outside of Boston...

We got about 18" of snow just outside of Boston on Wed. I heard another storm next Tuesday but it may be rain.

The snow we had yesterday was the heavy wet kind and then it froze over. It is like...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 12-29-2010, 06:40 PM
Replies: 58
Views: 2,920
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Ended up here with 18" snow in our back yard but...

Ended up here with 18" snow in our back yard but with wind drifts, had 31" around my car. However my next door neighbors had bare spots on their lawn. GO figure!

I heard it is supposed to hit 50...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 12-29-2010, 06:38 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 705
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Epilepsy more common than thought - article

From myfoxboston.com

http://www.myfoxboston.com/dpps/health/study-epilepsy-more-common-than-thought-dpgoha-20101229-fc_11237116#
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 11-26-2010, 03:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 378
Posted By Jerri in Boston
OT: Anyone go out for crazy sales?

I'm at work but keep reading the crazy stories out there about the shoppers. I think retail and media create so much hype about the bargains that people are nutty out there!!! Who needs to go...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 11-18-2010, 10:04 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,393
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Tattoo2 - no worries, I was just curious plus it...

Tattoo2 - no worries, I was just curious plus it doesn't matter since husband no longer goes to BI.

Husband had 2 seizures yesterday morning and another this morning but at least he made it to...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 11-16-2010, 01:03 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,393
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Tattoo...would be interested in knowing who at BI...

Tattoo...would be interested in knowing who at BI has E. Send me an email if you'd like!!! I wonder if it was any of the many doctors my husband had seen for over 20 years.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 11-15-2010, 10:40 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 795
Posted By Jerri in Boston
I have friends that have autistic children and...

I have friends that have autistic children and was curious about this test. I scored 10 on this quiz. I'm not autistic epileptic.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 11-15-2010, 10:24 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,393
Posted By Jerri in Boston
My husband had many terrible experiences at Beth...

My husband had many terrible experiences at Beth Israel in Boston. The final draw was the sitter let him get out of bed and of course that's when he had a seizure and cracked his head open and...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 05-17-2010, 08:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 637
Posted By Jerri in Boston
I need a good night's sleep (and I'm on no...

I need a good night's sleep (and I'm on no medication)...maybe I should try the 5-HTP. How do I take it? I need to wake up without being lethargic. Any suggestions??
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 05-06-2010, 08:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,532
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Sue, this is terrible and I sort of gone through...

Sue, this is terrible and I sort of gone through the same thing except a doctor didn't tell us tough toe nails. David's neuro at Beth Israel basically did the same thing over and over, admit him,...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-26-2010, 08:06 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 357
Posted By Jerri in Boston
We had tons of rain and wind gusts over 50mph...

We had tons of rain and wind gusts over 50mph last night. Temperature has dropped all day.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-16-2010, 01:28 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 500
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Medical dramas give bad information about seizure treatment

http://www.cnn.com/2010/HEALTH/02/15/tv.medical.dramas.seizures/index.html?hpt=Sbin

I have to say, the show House has seizures that look pretty right on.

Grey's Anatomy is brain candy,...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 01-21-2010, 09:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,010
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Does anyone watch Glee? Pandora radio plays a...

Does anyone watch Glee? Pandora radio plays a lot of Glee music. I haven't seen the show but the music is growing on me. ;)
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 01-21-2010, 09:04 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 340
Posted By Jerri in Boston
Eye exam

Had my annual eye exam today and was very consciencious (sp) about the lights flashing and mentioned something to my dr about epilepsy.

Thank goodness David doesn't have seizures induced by...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 01-21-2010, 01:59 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 404
Posted By Jerri in Boston
God bless your cousin! There was an article on...

God bless your cousin! There was an article on boston.com about the conditions there for the medical staff.
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