A 48-year-old member asked:
if my mom suffered suffered a seizure, and is now forgetful of certain events, what should i do to support her?
1 doctor answer • 4 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 42 years experience
Support: What your mom needs now, depends on why she had the seizure. There are many possible causes for this, so i assume she's having a diagnostic workup. If you saw the seizure, your description will be very helpful to her doctors. If her forgetfulness persists, she may need you or other family to attend medical appointments & studies with her. She may need your help remembering to take medicines.
Last updated Dec 9, 2013
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