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My daughter had a really bad seizure for the first time in
hi. My daughter had a really bad seizure for the first time in her life. She is 10 years old and it happened first thing in the morning at school. After all kinds of test and test results were all goo… read more
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My partner has had seizures about 4-6 days after flights. He
My partner has had seizures about 4-6 days after flights. He normally suffers an acute pain on the plane descent, capturing the whole the left side of his head, and feels a lot of head pressure on the… read more
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I have a question pertaining to flying that I hope you folks
Hello,I have a question pertaining to flying that I hope you folks can answer.Many, many moons ago (I was 13), I was diagnosed with photosensitivity. Specifically, loss of consciousness or convulsions… read more
DrRussMD
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Over the past 15 years, I had 3 episodes of seizures during
Over the past 15 years, I had 3 episodes of seizures during long trans-ocean flights. The circumstances leading to these episodes were very similar: (a) long flights, (b) very little sleep over the pr… read more
Dr. Anil
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Unfortunately I suffered from a seizure two nights ago. I
Hello I'm Dom. Unfortunately I suffered from a seizure two nights ago. I have to go on a flight tomorrow morning. Is it safe for me to fly? This will be my second seizure in two years ( hopefully my l… read more
Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank
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I sustained a concussion on August 1st when a board fell on
Hi there. I sustained a concussion on August 1st when a board fell on my bed. No loss of consciousness and no previous history of losing consciousness or seizures or anything like that. I've had migra… read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
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I have pulsating pressure in my had which lasts 5 to 10
Hi. I have pulsating pressure in my had which lasts 5 to 10 minutes when I change my position from sitting to standing. It is usually accompanied by partial loss of hearing; and some times lower back … read more
Dr. D. Love
Dr. D. Love
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This question is for my girlfriend who is a 25 year old
This question is for my girlfriend who is a 25 year old fairly healthy female, here is what she wrote: May 2013 of this year, I was on a flight from SF to DC (5-hour flight), in the last half hour of … read more
Dr. David
Dr. David
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Post-Doctoral Degree
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I had a grand mal seizure on Sunday 3/31/13 (2 days ago) I
I had a grand mal seizure on Sunday 3/31/13 (2 days ago) I have a trip planned flying from Houston to Denver on Friday 4/5/13.... Dr not sure cause of seizure all test came back negative. Is it ok for… read more
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Dr Subbanna MD
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Last week, I got an ear infection following the first of
Last week, I got an ear infection following the first of several flights I was taking across the country. By the time I got home a week ago, my ears were in terrible pain, and they were both completel… read more
Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank
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Doctoral Degree
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I have been on dilantin for 16 years with no seizures lately
I have been on dilantin for 16 years with no seizures lately I have had a head cold and cough so I was taking advil cold and sinus and 1500mg of vitamin c. the other night after supper i had a seizure… read more
Dr. Frank
Dr. Frank
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Doctoral Degree
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Scary, sudden headache: Was on a plane (I fly often) - We
Scary, sudden headache: Was on a plane (I fly often) - We were on final decent, about 5 min from landing, when suddenly I felt a painful shock, like an electrical current from my right temple, and acr… read more
Dr. Mark
Dr. Mark
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Doctoral Degree
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About 2 years ago I started experiencing seizure-like
About 2 years ago I started experiencing seizure-like episodes where I'm awake but I won't remember what I did for several hours (usually stupid things; and sometimes fall and can't get up and hurt my… read more
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Not sure if you can help. Just spent 4 days in hosp 1 night
Hi not sure if you can help. Just spent 4 days in hosp 1 night in emerg with approx 10 eposides of maybe TIAs or some kind of seizures? face felt numb hands tingling and numb pressure in chest loss of… read more
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Dr Chip (M.D.)
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My 64 year old mom has had MS for 13 years and now is having
My 64 year old mom has had MS for 13 years and now is having grand mal seizures that last over 20 minutes. She has been on many different AEDS and the seizures are becoming more frequent. For some rea… read more
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Can I stop taking SEIZURE DRUGS (currently LAMOTRIGINE) and
Can I stop taking SEIZURE DRUGS (currently LAMOTRIGINE) and what is the risk? I have PARTIAL SEIZURES and I believe it is caused by the drugs to prevent the seizures. I am chemical sensative, this sen… read more
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Ithank you for Helping me narrow down my problem. I am
Ithank you for Helping me narrow down my problem. I am taking 25mg of Lamotrigene. It takes about 2 hrs to take hold and lasts about 12 hrs. I have not had an electric jolt to my molar since I began. … read more
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My daughter is 25 and just recently started to have seizures
my daughter is 25 and just recently started to have seizures and no apparent reason why. MRI showed left side of brain firing faster than the right side can keep up. No family history of this at all. … read more
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