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    Catamenial Seizures
    An_200655 posted:
    Emma has posted info on this subject, too. See 'Understanding Women & Epilepsy'

    This site lists/explains 27 other Epilepsy Syndromes/Types.
    ie: 'Febrile Seizures', 'Absence Seizures' & other types: 'Alice in Wonderland Syndrome' "Musicogenic Seizures', Startle Epilepsy'
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    dancer86442 responded:
    Do you suspect you have Hormone related seizures? Here's a Great article Researched & posted By Phylis, on her site.
    Please Read.

    You do not need to be a member to read her articles/info.

    Love Phylis & Candi
    dancer86442 replied to dancer86442's response:
    Latest Research findings on Progesterone Therapy for Catamenial Seizures & Documenting of Seizure Trends in Women w/ Catamenial Seizures

    My Sisters' Homeopathic MD diagnosed my Sis w/ Catamenial Seizures (after 50 yrs of Seizures & DR Opinions) about 5 yrs ago. She is on the Modified Atkins Diet (also used for Epilepsy) for her Diabetes. Progesterone was added & she has been seizure free since. But, keep in mind, what works for one may not work (or be advised by your DR) for you. My Daughter has Catamenial Seizures, also. Lyrica is controlling her seizures, for now.

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