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Stress & Pain Seizures
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heavenlyangel posted:
Stress & Pain Seizures
Morning all I posted a ways back about having the not real type of seizures . What I mean is I fall to the floor & (seem after 2 years having these) I was told I always have my seizures laying on my left side. I have done the ambulance ride to hospital a lot.... now I just stay home & have them & after the seizure I tend to be very cold & not in any pain. Not talking & can not open my eyes.. I feel wierd having them after because no one still knows why. Then 1 day I went to the emegency to see what was going on I was extremely light headed ( I never pass out ) felt head was very light .I got into the sign in area got called up right away & down I went I heard the emegency Dr say she is having stress & Pain seizures????????????? well that answered alot. I do have alot of pain. I have 4 chipped vertabrs from a car accident from when I was 19 a car hit the Passenger side of our vehicle where I was sitting & my head hit the window so fast & window broke I was knocked out. got ex rays found nothing & now back at 35 yrs old they found 2 upper chipped vertebra's & 2 lower which in return are chipped & cause nerve ending pain. I am 59 now & Dr want me to try anew med called gabapentin ( neurontin ) 300 mg to help with the pain .& I need to go in & have a whole spine ex ray today I am not to ever lift anything I have been by Dr called Dissabled for life to do not much of anything not even my gardening well with all the love here I know you & the good Lord will pull me through this Hugs to You all thank you for listening to me chat

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dancer86442 responded:
Hello Angel,


Thank You for up dating us about your current status. You know I am listening All the Time. Or rather, whenever Life ain't interfering. I do hope the Neurontin works to relieve your pain as well as control any possible seizures. Remember to give it 2 to 6 weeks. Eat Nutritiously! Note everything in your Journal.


sounds like you & I need to find new Hobbies. One that doesn't strain our backs too much. Did your Dr recommend any exercises that you can do? To replace the gardening. I have a GF who has constant back pain, too. She has found that if she keeps moving around it ain't so bad. It's when she takes time out that it really hurts bad. But, yes, Like You she can't do any heavy lifting. Bending is near to impossible, anyway.


Chat w/ us. Listen to others' & chat w/ them. Know I Am Here for You! Hugs


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