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  1. C

    All but confirmed

    I am a 21 year old male who in the past week in a half have shown many symptoms too similar to als. I went to my doctor a week ago who ordered blood tests but they all came back clean. I saw him again this wendsday and explained my concern about als, he said he didn't think I have it and gave me...
  2. L

    Possible familial ALS?

    Hello, First I apologize if I'm posting in the wrong section I am new to this site. I am posting in hopes of getting some opinions from those who have ALS or are wondering themselves. My grandmother passed away from the disease In 2001. From what I have read familial is rare but it is...
  3. S

    Clarifying Info?!

    Thank you all for your time. I'm a 28 year old male. For about 5 months now, I have been experiencing symptoms. It started out with a random weak/sore leg. Since that time, i have developed body wide soreness/stiffness. If I stand or sit for any moderate length of time, my legs become very...
  4. G

    Unusual onset pattern

    To all the CALS and PALS, I have been on this site now for three months. I have been to a PCP, neurologist, and neuromuscular specialist. I have had clinical exams and two clean/normal EMGs. I have had every test run on me, and yet, there has been no diagnosis. Since June, I have had...
  5. danrising

    pain and burning skin in butt from sitting, lying in bed

    Unable to turn in bed, constant pain, cannot get comfortable. Spend the day and night changing sleeping and sitting places in order to get comfortable. I have a Quantum 6 Edge power chair with ROHO cushion. I let air in and let air out. Feels like I'm sitting on golf balls. After lying in...
  6. C

    Progressive symptoms...

    Hi to all. I have some more threads but they are closed. I way saying that i won't write here again but i think it will be ok for another people to find more information. So I have some symptoms for 1 1/2 years.. mainly bulbar. I am 32 years old men in good shape( i was before symptoms) If you...
  7. S

    Hoping to gain insight

    Hello to this site. First and foremost, I want to say to the people already dx'd that I mean no disrespect in visiting here for more information. I simply am worried to the point of losing my sanity and want help from those who know best. My symptoms began three months ago with numbness in my...
  8. R

    Concerned possible ALS?

    Hi all, thank you for all taking the time to read this and any possible advice would be so appreciated. I'm a 23 year old female (so realise that chances are very low). The symptoms started as a shaking in my little finger and ring finger, and just a feeling that something was off with...
  9. M

    Feeling anxious - Worried that I have ALS

    Apologies if this is disrespectful to people with the disease, I just don't know where else to turn while I await for a diagnosis. I'm a 22 year old male. Currently waiting for an appointment with a neurologist. I first noticed problems about 6 weeks ago. I woke up and my throat was feeling...
  10. L

    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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