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Mama Vs Epilepsy – Staying safe

I am a young, first time mama and when I fell pregnant at the age of eighteen, I didn't know the first thing about looking after a baby, let alone with the added hindrance of my disability. It's not easy caring for a baby, or even a toddler, as well as yourself. When you have… Continue reading Mama Vs Epilepsy – Staying safe

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Mama Vs Epilepsy – Pregnant

On the whole, my pregnancy was actually really good. I mean, don't get me wrong, the morning sickness was awful. I was sick throughout the duration of my pregnancy and even ginger biscuits did nothing for me. I say it's because of how many of them I ate, though, that Oscar’s hair is such a bright orange.

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Seizures or Break dancing?

IΒ want to remind people, that, not all seizures are break dancing on the floor (no offence intended), those well known, associated seizures are called Grand Mals and are the biggest type of seizure, but I also have three other kinds. Myoclonic – where I loose consciousness for split seconds, my hands, arm and legs jerk… Continue reading Seizures or Break dancing?