hypochondria

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    ALS at 20 years old?

    Hello, I'm 20 years. 10 months ago I have been twitching all over the body (most often in the plant and foot side), no weakness and no perceived atrophy. I went to the doctor who told me to be anxiety or syndrome of benign fasciculations. I suffer with hypochondria from 11 years (I've thought...
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    A little worried-thank you in advance.

    Before I tell you my situation, I really have to say that I have been reading posts on this forum for a little while and the community you have is amazing. I think it is so incredibly selfless of you to take time to respond to those who are deep in the throes of anxiety/hypochondria the way that...
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    I think i might have als

    Hi,im new and have read the warning before posting. I don't want to be that guy but im scared and dont really know what to do. I have been getting alot of minuscule to major twitching constantly in the area of my right buttocks primarily near the "balls" or genitals. i have also noticed alot of...
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    Sorry, but very afraid

    Hi everyone! Sorry to bother you all, but over the past month I've been experiencing the constant need to yawn and to sigh (I'm guessing I'm yawning 100 times a day, at least) and have been waking up around twice every night for this month, some times waking up confused and in a dream-like...
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    23 Male, just need some help and clarification

    Hey all, I just want to start off by saying I am not here to troll or waste anyone's time. I have a great deal of respect for the people in this forum and I hope everyone with ALS or know someone with ALS one day can finally beat this disease. I am currently a medical student, and realize...
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    is this AlS?

    Hello, on Sunday of last week, I experienced incredible, excruciating arm pain and suddenly went away, the next day the same arm (on my right side) was very shaky and felt weak (but it wasn't) then a muscle under my armpit felt tight as I constantly felt it. My thumb twitches every so often but...
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    21 years old male, afraid I might have ALS!

    Heys guys! I've been dealing with extreme anxiety for the past year or so and it's been getting a lot worse due to my recent "symptoms". It started about two months ago, my left thigh near crotch would start twitching uncontrollably every ten minutes or so. I also experienced sharp pains in my...
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    paranoid hypochondriac

    So I've had muscle twitching since age fifteen. Recently went on a low carb diet and got twitches all over my body. And then I started researching and found about als. I am a twenty one yr female unusual but women at that age can get als. So I have been having a lot of musle fatigue I feel...
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    7 years with symptoms but no diagnosed?

    7 years with symptoms but no diagnosis? Hello, I find myself back here because I want to know if anyone has heard of ALS-like symptoms that go on for a very long period of time. My first symptom was fasciculations back in the fall of 2006. Soon after, I had exercise intolerance, that would...
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    This has taken hold of me....

    Hello Friends. This is only like my fourth day being on the forum but I would like to tell those of you who have read and responded to my post thank you so much for your response. I also kind of wanted to take this time to tell those of you who are worried about ALS that I completely understand...
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