1. T

    tricks against fears and anxiety

    Dear all. I've been caught into a depression spiral lately. I'm quite stable symptomwise as for now but I'm taking a heavy beating mentally. The most challenging moments are dusk and mornings just after waking up. There creep the worst thoughts of any day: anger, 'why me', mediations about my...
  2. S

    My Dad was diagnosed a year ago and I’m looking for some support

    Hello all, My father was first diagnosed with lower motor neuron ALS roughly one year ago. He got the official diagnosis in September 2018 when they were finally certain that it was not CIDP. Within the week my Dad was diagnosed, I accepted my first job out of graduate school and moved 2 and a...
  3. KarenNWendyn

    The Robot

    A father buys a lie detector robot that slaps people when they lie. He decides to test it out at dinner one night. The father asks his son what he did that afternoon. The son says, "I did some homework." The robot slaps the son. The son says, "Ok, Ok, I was at a friend's house watching...
  4. jethro

    FALS inherited from father side

    by now / by chance, i met only fals inherited by mother. do anybody here has father's FALS?
  5. R

    Tobii Dynavox I-15+, Eye Gazer / Computer / Speech generator for sale/LOWERED PRICE

    ABOUT: I am selling a speech generating device with eye tracker used by my father. Bought Q4 2016, it was used for 2 months, it is mint condition, good as new with very practical stand and wireless keyboard included. Price negotiable, I can send it worldwide. PRICE: 3.500 $ CONTACT: You...
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    -The wise man, even when he holds his tongue, says more* than the fool when he speaks. ******** Yiddish Proverb -A hero is someone who can keep his mouth shut when he is right. ******** Yiddish Proverb -One old friend is better than two* new ones.* ******* Yiddish Proverb -One of life's...
  7. B

    My kids will be orphans 😕

    Hi. I’m 46 with a 9yr old daughter and identical twin boys who are 7yrs old. Their father died in 2016 and I’ve been diagnosed with MND (ALS) jan 2018. I’m from Australia and my mum passed away November 2018 from MND. I have the gene. I have 5 siblings. Only one other has had a gene check and...
  8. E

    Genetic testing

    Hello, We are wondering whether to do genetic testing... There have been no more known cases of ALS in our family, apart from my recently diagnosed father. However, a cousin of my dad had MSA and another cousin is now being seen by neurologists with suspected Parkinson's disease. On the other...
  9. B

    MIL Diagnosed

    My MIL started showing symptoms in June 2018. It started with back pain and slurred speech and progressed from there. In August she needed a cane to walk, and by September a walker. We had began seeking answers from her PCP and a Neurologist who couldn't give us any answers. The only thing...
  10. F

    Need help with some symptoms

    Hi everyone! First I wanted to say a huge thank you for these forums and the time you put up with a lot of people with symptoms that are in need of help. That said, now to my condition: My name is Felipe I'm a 30 M who lives in Brazil. I've started with a fasciculation outbreak on my whole...