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  1. C

    Highly likely als

    Hi, this is difficult to write. Our whole world fell apart yesterday at the visit at the neurologist. (Sorry for The not so good english as we live in Sweden.) We went to the neurologist yesterday and there was a also a psychologist present. The doctor said that its higly likely that my...
  2. J

    What is cause of pure balance in ALS?

    my ALS started with poore balance. i tripped, fell etc. no power loss at all. emng was ok, mri ok, nobody knew. to be honest after few years, they looked at few main muscles in 2016 which were ok. but i fell all the time. can it be: 1. certain group of muscles are affected, so balance is...
  3. B

    Potential ALS Diagnosis

    Hello all! I'm posting about my Mother-in-law who has received a potential diagnosis of ALS, but is being sent to a specialist here in Atlanta to confirm. It started in June with back pain/trouble walking and a very slight slurred speech. I'm not sure everyone would have noticed her speech at...
  4. M

    Restless at Night

    My PALS was diagnosed in May 2017. He has ALS/FTD, feeding tube placed in May with continuous feed, Bipap starting in May at night, is all upper body and can still walk but will assistance. When he received the bipap he immediately adapted to it and slept twelve hours the first night. In fact...
  5. wishmobbing

    Wishmobbing's boyfriend slipped away

    Dear forum friends, after a mostly good year, a couple of harder months and a final night with lots of music and holding hands my PALS peacefully fell asleep and never woke up again. In the 13 month after diagnosis he lost a lot, his work (never missed), his ability to move (accepted with...
  6. T

    Is my EMG conducted right?

    Hi It is more that three month that I'm reading this invaluable forum. I never wanted to started a thread because I know how precious is PALS' time. I'm 33 YO Male - since almost 9 months I feel some strange involuntary move in my tongue and ring in the ear - since almost 4 months fascics in my...
  7. H

    Twitching, bruising, possibly atrophy...help:(

    Hi, my name is Caitlin, and I’m a very scared 18 year old girl. First of all I’d like to say I admire all of you and I’m praying for each and every person with this disease. About two weeks ago, when I was on the verge of going to sleep, I felt some twitching in my right temple. The next...
  8. KimT

    Pain

    In February I noticed my right knee started to hurt after exercising in pool. Just sitting on a noodle and peddling it like a bicycle (same as I had been doing for last year). I also continued walking on a treadmill for 10 minutes (1/2 mile) each morning, sometimes on a slight incline to get...
  9. M

    Questioning Symptoms

    Hello all, First I want to thank you for the plethora of information I found in the *Please Read* posts. It answered many of my questions. I also found some helpful info reading other posts. I am a rationale 47 year old Registered Nurse and am working on my PhD in nursing so I don't want to...
  10. H

    In the process of testing

    Hello! I am having neurological issues, which I believe stem from a fall I had down the stairs. However, one big issue I have had prior to the fall was waking up with stiff legs. I am 52 and walking like an old lady. That had gone on for about 1 1/2 years or so prior to the fall. A couple...
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