Recent content by nryanh94

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    Anxiety or cause for worry?

    Correct me if I'm wrong as I do not have als nor do I claim to be an expert. But: 1. You said your respiratory rate was 7 breaths per minute? I believe with als you respiratory rate would be in the high teens to low 20s 2. You would have trouble rearming while lying down not standing. 3. The...
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    For everyone worried about twitching

    If the kind people on this board have told you that what you have doesn't sound like als. If your only REAL symptom is twitching. If you feel like you are weak, you are NOT weak from als. If you have a normal clinical you will either most likely have a clean emg, or not have an emg ordered...
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    ALS Ice Water Challenge is taking off!

    The challenge is up to 42 million in donations as of today, marking a 10 million dollar increase since yesterday.
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    Quick question

    I'm, so sorry I didn't realize it was coming off that way. As I've stated I do have respect for all of you and appreciate the time and effort that it takes for you to respond to my questions, as I know all of you would rather be spending precious time with loved ones than answering my questions...
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    Quick question

    This is what I was wondering I'm not sure what you mean at all. I don't have any pre-existing medical conditions other than asthma when I was younger, and I'm only 20.
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    Quick question

    I apologize I don't understand?
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    Quick question

    Yes ma'am I mis phrased that it's supposed to say atrophy is preceded by weakness my mistake.
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    Quick question

    Thank you all so much for your time and efforts in answering my questions. I genuinely appreciate it as I know all of you have much more important things that you could do rather than answer mine and others questions on this forum. However, I do have one last question. I have read time and...
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    Quick question

    Yes, sir I have read the stickies. I apologize as we posted at the same time. I apologize. And thank you for your response and explanation.
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    Quick question

    Yes, sir i have read the stickies. My apologies I should have commented that.
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    Quick question

    I have had twitches for about three weeks now predominately in my right leg( a fee spread out other places) I also feel that my leg specifically the calf and hamstring are getting weaker and my calf is noticabley smaller than the other as well as softer when I flex it. I had a neurology...
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    Please help concerned I have als.

    Like I said I apologize for offending anyone I was just desperate for answers. Moderators feel free to lock the thread. I'm sorry.
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    Please help concerned I have als.

    I have read all of the stickies and I be been searching these forums the past two weeks. Ive been to the doctor twice and they've ran blood tests which both came back normal. But ok I apologize that I have wasted anyone's time I was just looking for some answers or reassurance. I'm sorry.
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    Please help concerned I have als.

    I have been twitching a week and a half now it started in my right calf and continued there for a few days. It then went for a little while in my calf and foot. It has now stopped in my calf and is on my quad on my right side. It is a hard continuous twitch although is occasionally subsides for...
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