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    Worried regarding new symptoms and test results

    Dear All, I had been on here in 2014 with some complaints about twitching and muscle weakness, over the past 3 years it has stayed with me and gotten worse to some extent. I have been to many doctors and Neuro's and had 3 EMG, last was early last year on my limbs but doctors didn't pick up...
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    I cant stand or walk on my heels

    Hi dear friends Thank you for your patience and the time you take to answer our questions. I am silent singer...one month ago i wrote here with the "right arm weakness" topic but right now my thread is closed. Since 40 days ago i have had right hand weakness in mornings and during sleeping.but...
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    Arm weakness and twitching

    Hello everyone my name is Nikki I'm 23 years old. It all started about a month ago when I was driving home I noticed my forearm felt tired, didn't think much of it. Left it for a few days before I looked it up on google and it came up with ALS at the very top. I started freaking out. I went to...
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    Right arm weakness

    Dear responders I am Ali I have some misconceptions and also fears about my symptoms which i wanted to be shared and responded. 1 and half a month ago i had wierd fatigue which made me disturb from running and climbing.jus fatigue. I did blood test and it came back clean. I should confess that...
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    Fasiculations and confirmed clinical weakness. Terrified

    Hi there, I'm a 27 year old woman who is absolutely terrified I'm developing signs of ALS. I'm also a medical student, so I'm subjected to extreme stress and anxiety on a daily basis, and this health saga I've recently been dealing with is really wearing me down. It started 4 weeks ago when...
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    My mom has possible diagnosis - help!

    Hi everyone, This is my first time posting here so please be patient with me. My mom has been going through some problems that started back in August (5 months now). We have been to see a neurologist who is getting ready to make the final diagnosis, but we are not sure that this is als (he is...
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    Possible ALS 37 yrs old

    My neurologist said worst case scenario...ALS. I've been seeing doctors for years for an ongoing problem with my left arm. 2 yrs ago I developed bilateral bicep tendinitis. A year later frozen shoulder in right arm. Then numbness & tingling every night when I sleep. None of which are ALS...
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    21 Male (Pre-Med Student) and VERY SCARED? HELP?!

    I will appreciate ANYTHING at this point. Thank you guys so much and I am truly sorry if this post comes off as ignorant or annoying or disrespectful to the people with ALS. But I have to get this off my chest! It's consuming my life really. I'm living a nightmare I feel. Symptoms over the...
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    Progression

    I read the sticky so I know that clinical weakness is what I'm looking for but I was wondering if precieved weakness can develop into clinical weakness? Is that possible with ALS or is it just an all of a sudden type deal? I've been experience muscle spasms mostly in my left leg (for quite a...
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    Scared

    I am a 25 year old female with no family history of ALS. I know those 2 things are working in my favor, but I can't help but be scared given my symptoms. A few months back, I had cramps in my arm in the middle of the night (I believe it was 3 nights in a row and then it went away). Fast forward...
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