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dose anyone know is stress can cause seizures in a 5year old
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sezures posted:
months ago my son had a seizure. he was complaining of a stomach for a few months before this seizure. now he has started complaining of a stomach again. i an scared that this is going to happen again i don't know of this is stress related or if it has to do with somethig else. please help if you may have an idea.
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hula_dancer73 responded:
yes stress can cause szs. IT is a trigger along with mamy other things. But thatit like the 3 one for triggerrs.

Stress causes szs in me.

So does menses, missed meds, stress, lack of sleep, illness with or without fevers, and so on.

He is different than everyone else adn no os thesame with what meay trieggers them but stress does definatly cause szs.

I would take the kid to see a neruo and get it fingered out.

you mentioned that he only has one sz. On one does not mean epilepsy. 2 or more szs=ep. Talk to Candi about that she can tell you alot more than I can.

good luck.

hula_dancer.

VNS Rep
Honolulu-Hawi'i


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