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Tayler Held
Tayler Held is 18 years-old and lives in Great Falls, Montana. She has epilepsy, which is under better control today thanks to medication and a treatment called VNS Therapy. She hopes to share her experiences with seizures to help others learn about the condition, and is an aspiring artist.

Entries by Tayler Held

Growing Up but Never Growing Apart

(0) Comments | Posted September 4, 2013 | 3:39 PM

Dedicated to Sadie Held

I was scared. Knowing my twin sister and I were going to be separated soon was terrifying.
It must sound like we are conjoined twins. We might as well be. Sadie is my best friend, and we are what are called "mirror twins," meaning...

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I No Longer Feel Afraid

(31) Comments | Posted May 21, 2013 | 3:52 PM

At the age of 12, my life was different than other girls my age. I wasn't sleeping over friends' houses, I wasn't out playing soccer. I was at home suffering violent seizures. Like more than 2 million other people in the U.S., I have epilepsy. Despite how many...

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