@StanfordPSY @StanfordBrain @PascaStanford @KarlDeisseroth 2/ I was priced out of Silicon Vly housing and moved to Fresno, CA 4 yrs ago for the cheaper cost of rent & a Social Work degree @fresnostate . My plans were derailed by sick, hospital.
@StanfordPSY @StanfordBrain @PascaStanford @KarlDeisseroth @FresnoState 3/ I have photosensitive epilepsy too: the color red, stripes, flashing lights, concert lights, clubs, and movies to name a few.
@StanfordPSY @StanfordBrain @PascaStanford @KarlDeisseroth @FresnoState 4/ I also have depression and anxiety, common in the epileptic brain. I do not smoke, drink, or use drugs. I was told since childhood that it would combine with my epilepsy medicines and kill me. I obeyed the instructions.
@StanfordPSY @StanfordBrain @PascaStanford @KarlDeisseroth @FresnoState 5/ I have an identical twin sister in the SF Bay Area. We've a non-existent relationship. She thinks that I haven't tried hard enough. But she doesn't have an epileptic brain, and I do...and its many complications.
@StanfordPSY @StanfordBrain @PascaStanford @KarlDeisseroth @FresnoState 6/ It might be possible to persuade my identical twin sister to be tested at Stanford. How, I am not sure. I think our twin brains would be of benefit to research. I will email you.

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