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Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-09-2011, 03:09 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,079
Posted By annie
I am almost finished with a math degree. Lots of...

I am almost finished with a math degree. Lots of people with epilepsy doing it. Several of us in the same classes. No problems whatsoever.

Some people keep their mouths shut, some talk to the...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-07-2011, 02:16 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 489
Posted By annie
Don't say "might" say "did." "Sometimes I...

Don't say "might" say "did."

"Sometimes I get confused and wander off." "Sometimes I get on the wrong bus." "Sometimes I get lost and my husband has to drive all over town until he finds me."
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-06-2011, 03:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 666
Posted By annie
In mathematics if you can find one example when...

In mathematics if you can find one example when something is not true you have proved that it is false. You do not need two examples, only one.

Doctors lie. All the time.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-05-2011, 04:12 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 666
Posted By annie
In Los Angeles every rider has to be evaluated by...

In Los Angeles every rider has to be evaluated by physical therapists to see if they are able to ride a regular bus. Most of the people I see using the paratransit could definitely use the regular...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-05-2011, 12:58 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 473
Posted By annie
No I never did say anything like that, that was...

No I never did say anything like that, that was Lindy. Who isn't around much, think she reads frequently but doesn't post much.

What happened to me is that I was not diagnosed until I was 54 years...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-04-2011, 02:56 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
With the complex partials, I sometimes get fuzz...

With the complex partials, I sometimes get fuzz and sometimes don't and these ones last a lot longer than the absences. I used to get them a lot that lasted exactly two hours, before I went through...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 03-02-2011, 03:33 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
My constant absence seizures last only a second...

My constant absence seizures last only a second or so. That is long enough to drive the length of three football fields on the freeway. Long enough to drive across one driveway, a yard, and another...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-27-2011, 04:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By annie
I miss driving. Carrying things is difficult,...

I miss driving. Carrying things is difficult, especially since I use crutches. Grocery shopping is hard. Almost every day I try to convince myself that it is not completely selfish to go back to...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-23-2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,078
Posted By annie
Quick way to start a fight! I believe that I...

Quick way to start a fight!

I believe that I have no right to endanger someone else with my seizures. If I am not there for the second that someone needs me to be there, that is endangering them....
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-23-2011, 02:58 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,347
Posted By annie
To Hawaii?

To Hawaii?
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-22-2011, 03:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,162
Posted By annie
And that was only 15 years ago. Scary. What...

And that was only 15 years ago. Scary.

What astonished me was that Dan Hoch MD is listed as the mod for Epilepsy. If this is the same guy I had so much trouble with at NeuroTalk it explains a lot...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-19-2011, 02:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,162
Posted By annie
Linnie always comes through! I found a whole...

Linnie always comes through! I found a whole bunch of old stuff, way back to the beginning, some years ago, but they apparently took it down. Will go try this.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-18-2011, 02:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,347
Posted By annie
they aren't finding hardly anything. Eight pages...

they aren't finding hardly anything. Eight pages from 2008, which would be this forum, and one from 2000, but when I try to go there it says that it cannot be retrieved.

I remember finding lots of...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-16-2011, 03:18 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 495
Posted By annie
Welcome back! Haven't seen you for a long time. ...

Welcome back! Haven't seen you for a long time.

Not much action here any more. As you see mostly us oldtimers.

BrainTalk is also addictive.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-16-2011, 03:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 538
Posted By annie
Absence or complex partial. Many of us have them.

Absence or complex partial. Many of us have them.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-16-2011, 03:05 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,347
Posted By annie
Oh yeah that was a long time ago! I think it was...

Oh yeah that was a long time ago! I think it was started by RooBarb and Hootie. That was several boards ago. And another frustration at losing all the excellent information on the old boards.

Good...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-16-2011, 02:41 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 590
Posted By annie
It is very difficult to get disability because of...

It is very difficult to get disability because of seizures. You have to have constant, frequent uncontrolled seizures in spite of taking drugs, having surgery, using special diets. You have to have...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-15-2011, 02:08 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,347
Posted By annie
And we don't all share the same epilepsy.

And we don't all share the same epilepsy.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-13-2011, 06:54 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
After I was hit by the drunk driver I had...

After I was hit by the drunk driver I had retrograde amnesia for the entire year I was 18. Parts of it came back, much of it did not. Once someone was teasing me about the first time I ever cooked a...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-13-2011, 06:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
No no no it's turtles all the way down.

No no no it's turtles all the way down.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-13-2011, 01:03 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
I am definitely not satisfied with my quality of...

I am definitely not satisfied with my quality of life, but life without meds is better than life with meds.

We don't think of time as being a sense, like sight or hearing, but i think it...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-12-2011, 02:38 AM
Replies: 9
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Views: 641
Posted By annie
Remember your volunteer job is a job and goes on...

Remember your volunteer job is a job and goes on the application if you want to, not if you don't.
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-12-2011, 02:24 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
Doctor? What doctor? I gave up on doctors many...

Doctor? What doctor? I gave up on doctors many years ago.

I was not diagnosed until I was 54 years old. Dealt with it for 54 years without any input from doctors. Once they got their hands on me...
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-11-2011, 01:51 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By annie
Yep. Had them actually say to me "I have to take...

Yep. Had them actually say to me "I have to take this call, it is important."
Forum: Epilepsy Forums 02-11-2011, 01:42 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,387
Posted By annie
Was the dog embarrassed that she had lost you? ...

Was the dog embarrassed that she had lost you?

Forgot to say that my cat can tell when I have a seizure. Sometimes I come back to find her standing on my lap licking my face and yelling at me.
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