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    Talk Me Off the Ledge

    Hey everyone. Thank you for taking the time to read my post, I am so truly sorry to the people that have to live with this horrible disease. I am a 23-year old male, caucasian. About four days ago I noticed uncontrollable twitching in my left leg as I was going to sleep. Twitching isn't a new...
  2. F

    i don't understand something

    hello all, as you can read here https://www.alsforums.com/forum/do-i-have-als-als/40073-mum-diseas-strange-situation.html (a link of my old thread) my mum was diagnosed in Feb 18 with 2nd MND. doctors said that is not possible to see the future but as we see in her clinical history it is...
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    Could use your advice

    Hi all....First of all, I would like to thank all of you who take the time to respond to the many people like myself and provide information. Having lurked on this site for quite sometime, I thought I would post some things that I have been noticing and get some of your feedback. I am 45 and a...
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    Clean Clinical Exam.. Now Gait Abnormality

    Gait Abnormality.. Is this Foot Drop? I will keep this as short as possible out of respect for those reading. I have had fasciculations in right hand starting in December, went away for a while, then came back in January and moved to left hand, arch of right foot. Twitching spread everywhere...
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    C9orf72

    I have not posted in a while, but mom passed on Feb 22 from respiratory failure, she lived 16 months with the disease and what was heartbreaking is that despite us knowing this would happen we did not know it was going to be so soon, from laughing with her on Saturday to seeing her fall sleep on...
  6. J

    Warm-cold foot

    Can anybody comment how should be feet temperature in ALS? Warm, cold or doesnt matter? I had cold feet by march, and then, suddenly, i got warm all over my body, esspetially foot. Guy with more ALS experience said that it is related to supplements i use. i use just b vit, e vit and q10, some...
  7. KarenNWendyn

    Why do so many doctors seem unaware of connection between foot drop. and ALS?

    This is a question recently posed by another member in another thread. I thought it would be an excellent question for discussion, so I decided to open a new thread so we could get different perspectives. I am coming at this both as a PALS who presented with foot drop and also as a physician...
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    ALS Very Worried

    Hello, I am 23 years old and for the past two months have been experiencing a number of concerning symptoms. The timeline of my symptoms are as follows: Feb - I work out a fair amount and was just getting back into running when I had a patelleformal knee injury to my left which caused pain...
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    Foot drop

    Hello to all you warriors fight this horrific diasese. My story sarted 1 year ago still up one day and my right leg was numb from the knee down went er had mri some stenosis and buldging disk l5 . next day neurologist appt foot drop not coming from my back now im nervous. 2 days later emg and...
  10. S

    Husband diagnosed 2/18

    My husband was formally diagnosed with ALS in February of 2018, although he has had foot drop for over two years. We have been told his progression is slow and did get a second opinion at a highly regarded ALS center. I think we were both afraid to ask many questions about his progression but...
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