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  1. Nuts

    1 Month Warning...

    1 Month Warning. That's what I just gave the family, via the private family FB page. One month of no quality, coherent time with Matt and we will be taking him off the vent. He was clear headed about a week ago just long enough to tell me that crazy communication doesn't count, so when he's...
  2. K

    ALS - Marriage and divorce

    This will be my first time posting in this forum. I'm recently going through a divorce, and one of the main reason was that my in-laws didn't like that fact that my mom was an ALS patient. They were worried about the disease being passed down to my children (if I were to get pregnant), and they...
  3. F

    Odd Thoughts

    don't blame me, i simply copy and forward ! - The closest I ever got to a 4.0 in high school was my blood alcohol content. - Home is where you can say anything you want cause nobody listens to you. - Sex is hereditary; chances are if your parents didn't have it you won't either. - If women...
  4. L

    Divorce

    A man in Phoenix calls his son in New York the day before Thanksgiving and says, "I hate to ruin your day, but I have to tell you that your mother and I are divorcing; forty-five years of misery is enough" "Pop, what are you talking about?" the son screams. "We can't stand the sight of each...
  5. P

    Just been diagnosed by two ALS specialists

    I have just been diagnosed by two ALS specialists at OHSU and Providence. Am academic shrink not sure if that is helpful. Don't have any upper motor neuron signs (bilateral babinski, bilateral hoffman and jaw jerk WNL) and have normal reflexes except for brisk knee reflex which I have always...
  6. S

    very complex situation

    Hello - My wife, whom we suspected had bulbar ALS for months but she refused any intervention, was "leaving me" and packed her bags. Before she left she call 911 and she had herself removed from our home. She put an abuse charge against me with Adult Protective Services, while at the hospital...
  7. E

    Twitching and weakness?

    I have been a bit concerned now for a few months over body wide twitching and weakness. My twitches are mainly in the calves, but also are in my arms, legs, feet, eyelids, stomach, shoulder, and even back. I also have a question on what is perceived as weakness. If I pick up something and it...
  8. M

    Tongue atrophy?

    I was just wondering if anyone knew what tongue atrophy looked like and if the picture I have posted looks like it? I have experienced twitching and cramping in my calves and legs for a while now, and I noticed my tongue severely dips in in the middle. Is this typical of atrophy and how it...
  9. T

    Help an Ex just diagnosed

    Hi. Thanks for being here. My ex, the father of our three kids, was just diagnosed with ALS. I cannot imagine anything worse for any of them. I'm here to look for advice in navigating a very awkward and strained situation. He is the father of our children, one is 23, and there are 18-yr old...
  10. chally

    Divorce

    Mickey Mouse ask judge for divorce from Minnie. Judge says ," Mickey I can't give you a divorce just cause you say Minnie's a little crazy". Mickey says" judge I didn't say she was a little crazy I said she was F**ken GOOFY" !
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