Epilepsy Talk

The First Time…

August 29, 2020
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I remember five jets of water, pummeling me from the shower walls and ceiling.

All of a sudden, a metallic taste in my mouth.

Strange and disgusting.


What was your first seizure like?

April 4, 2020
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I can remember being in the shower, washing my very long hair. It was one of those old-fashioned showers with a heavy plate-glass door and a stainless steel  handle that you had to turn to get in and get out. There were 4 water jets…three coming from the side wall…and a shower head in the ceiling.


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    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    Phylis Feiner Johnson

    I've been a professional copywriter for over 35 years. I also had epilepsy for decades. My mission is advocacy; to increase education, awareness and funding for epilepsy research. Together, we can make a huge difference. If not changing the world, at least helping each other, with wisdom, compassion and sharing.

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