These families rely on cannabis to help their children, who have epilepsy, control their seizures.
All of my praying and self-exorcisms couldn't save me from what was really happening.
The rapper's private jet had to make an emergency landing in Omaha, Nebraska.
Warning: this video is intense.
Diseases and disabilities, illnesses, special needs, challenges, they are not a contest. There is no worse or better. There is only love. And parenting. And heartache. And joy.
Anna Messner turned to the online forum to help her fiancee 8,000 miles away.
Seizures can last anywhere from 15 seconds to 5 minutes. Seizures lasting 5 minutes or more require immediate medical attention
I can most certainly tell that since my epilepsy diagnosis, my heart has swollen with compassion, with love, with understanding and sympathy because I know what it is to face pain, heartache, loss and many other feelings.
One researched remedy that I recently took notice of in my journey, entitled "The Mozart Effect," captured my interest and as someone who has a love for music, I decided that I would dig deeper into this Mozart Effect to grasp a better understanding in my pursuit for a cure.
Over the past 2 years our family has fumbled our way through tuberous sclerosis complex and all the crazy curve balls it can throw. From seizures and hospital stays, to therapies and now brain surgery. I'll be honest though...I never expected to have to prepare for brain surgery.