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    I thought for sure I had ALS, here is my story!

    For everyone reading this I know what your thinking, you want reassurance that everything is ok with you and that your not dying. I was/am one of those people. My story begins on February 2016 when I was having some numbness and tingling issues with my right foot/toes, saw a podiatrist who was...
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    Emg questions part 2

    shiftkicker , totally understand. I don't wanna be one of those ppl who are 19 yrs old with a eye twitch and normal EMG and think they have als. I'm not one of them, I do very much listen to the great ppl on here and heed theyre advice. I was simply asking about the saliva issues which I've...
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    Emg questions part 2

    hi again, I was happening to read some pictures here of symptoms of als from the forum. It mentioned excess saliva as one, funny I read that BC for over two plus months now thats exactly what I've been having and I'm having to constantly swallow my saliva or spit it in the trashcan or wherever I...
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    Emg questions part 2

    Ok awesome thank u for you're time you've given to me. It's greatly appreciated, have a great day.
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    Emg questions part 2

    No Kim I've never smoked a day in my life but I do work at an oil refinery and do inhale sometimes some pretty nasty toxic chemicals such as h2s, benzene, ammonia's, sulfur dioxide and coke dust. I just feel like I'm too young to have COPD and my pulmonologist Dr was so in and out that he didn't...
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    Emg questions part 2

    One last thing I forgot to mention is that a few months ago I started noticing shortness of breath while just walking and sometimes even when talking in a conversation. I thought hmm maybe im out of shape or something, so made an appt with a pulmonologist and did a PFT, it was abnormal also and...
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    Emg questions part 2

    God bless you Kim. Thank you so much for replying. And to all others suffering from this horrible disease.
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    Emg questions part 2

    Hi Nikki, the Dr just said I definitely do not show acute just chronic denervation w reeinnvation but with a abnormal ncs. And to just keep checking up every 6 months or so. I was afraid of posting my results bc I didn't wanna get chewed out or anything, it's just sometimes I feel the nueros...
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    Emg questions part 2

    Hello, I would've reffered to my last post but due to time it was closed so I'm back reporting my results from April 2018 from Houston Methodist. The NCS/ emg were basically the same as 6 months prior, emg still showing chronic denervation with partial reeinnvation and NCS showing 40% slowing...
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    Emg questions.

    affected, thank you for the reply. I will wait till April EMG appt, and go from they're. Thanks everyone for yalls time and god bless all of you.
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