1. M

    Seizures and ADHD meds

    Hi, I'm miserable for multiple reasons, one of which is the incompatibility between Ritalin and seizures. I'm honestly tired of doctors just shrugging and suggesting that I discuss with another one. Meds are interacting with each other or don't work well enough. I have simple and sometimes...
  2. HumbleDeer

    ADHD Meds

    My psychiatrist is considering having me on wellbutrin first. I suggested dexamphetamine. After I let him know wellbutrin was known for seizure risk and I didn't conclusively know if I had epilepsy, he was going to contact my neurologist (I told him that I saw the neuro at his hospital.) My...
  3. G

    Really Lost, too complicated case, plz help

    Hi, My name is George now 29 years old, I was diagnosed with Juvenile Myclonic Epilepsy when I was 10 years old. At that time I used to have absence seizures that would last for up to 6 seconds. It got better with Epilim but did not fully disappear. When I was about 23 years old I started having...
  4. K

    Epilepsy and ADHD

    Hey everyone, I just joined and have been looking around, but didn't see this topic. If I missed it I'm sorry. Anyway, I've got epilepsy, obviously, but just found out I have ADHD too. Anyone else had this happen? Being 29 and having my doctor tell me the reason I have my memory issues, and...
  5. mylo

    relapse (venting/ranting)

    as of late i've become severely emotionally drained. i've no motivation anymore, no drive for living. and just at the worst time possible... i graduate from high school next week. i've no idea what to study, haven't applied for financial aid, nothing. i simply go to school, take my adhd meds...
  6. E

    Hi everybody, I'm new here! Anyone have success with a gluten-free diet?

    Hi. I'm glad to have found this site, and look forward to hearing what people have found to manage absence seizures. I have two boys, one is 7, and the other is almost 2. My 7 year old son was diagnosed with Absence seizures September 2011. But in retrospect, we think he was having them for...
  7. A

    [Research] Vitamin B6/magnesium therapy for autism, PDD, and ADHD

    Hi All As a person who has been diagnosed with a rare form of Pyridoxine (vitamin B6) Dependent Epilepsy, Dyslexia and Asperger's Syndrome I found this artical interesting, Hope you guys do:
  8. RobinN

    [Research] Western Diet doubles the risk of ADHD diagnosis

    One study
  9. Bernard

    [News] Neurofeedback for ADHD

    Hopefully this leads to broader insurance coverage.
  10. Bernard

    Insurance coverage of neurofeedback for ADHD

    AAPB Press Release
  11. RobinN

    ADHD Caused by Digestive Disorder
  12. S

    Questions about ADHD and Epilepsy

    I again am already having problems with my youngest daughter, Charlisa's teacher. It has been a routine since kindergarden, in k she had a wonderful, caring teacher who did all she could to help Charlisa make it to 1st grade without having to be held back. Now it goes like this every other year...
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