Category Archives: Living with Epilepsy

Sodium Valproate (Epilim)

This post is dedicated to the memories of Daniel and Aimee. I felt it was about time I did a post on sodium valproate (Epilim), as my brain is in two minds about it. Additionally, everyone needs to be aware of its … Continue reading

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GP/Neurologist Discrepancies

Before you start reading this post, please bear in find that I think the vast majority of people who work in the NHS do a fantastic job, often under difficult circumstances. If it wasn’t for them, I certainly wouldn’t be … Continue reading

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Exercise!

I’ve been wanting to get fit for a while now, but the idea of having to actually exercise has filled me with dread. I always hated PE at school. I was one of those kids who was good at the … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

First of all, Happy Easter everyone! I hope you all had an enjoyable and relaxing break, and didn’t eat too much chocolate… Easter was great for me – up until last night… Routine is vitally important. I have to have three regular … Continue reading

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Epilepsy and Employment

Many people have asked me questions regarding employment recently, and I have also found this to be a frequently discussed topic on forums.  I believe this is because the government are declaring an increasing number of people eligible for work, … Continue reading

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Interviews: The Results

The week before last was a big week for me. I am currently on a temporary contract, and with a mortgage to pay etc, I am keen to get a permanent job. But that week, I had two important dates in my … Continue reading

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Interviews

Next week is a big week for me. I’m currently working in a temporary job (I’m sure I’ll do a post about employment later) and I’m desperately trying to get a permanent job. Perhaps I’m trying a little too hard! … Continue reading

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