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    befriend request ? ?

    just received a befriend request from an unfamiliar member (? ?). checked member list but member was not listed. also, no posts from this member at time of inquiry. doesn't seem to be legit but at the same time I don't want to ignore a fellow member. anyone else having this experience?
  2. C

    Update: Abnormal EMG with Twitching

    **Original Thread** https://www.alsforums.com/forum/do-i-have-als-als/43237-abnormal-emg-twitching-any-hope.html Hello All, particularly KarenNWendyn and lgelb and others... Figured I may as well update my above thread regarding mainly twitching, long story short he determined it is Benign...
  3. R

    Advice on symptoms - "weak" leg & twitching

    Hi All, Like many others on here, I have tried to avoid posting for as long as possible but would really appreciate your views on my symptoms based on your experiences. From what I have read, this site is a tremendous support and your are all very generous with your time. My summarized story...
  4. P

    Concerned about ALS

    Good Afternoon, I have spent plenty of time reading on this board and trying to find answers to all the questions that I have. A lot of my questions have been answered, but I still have a few doubts. I am hoping that you guys can help me answer some of those. I have been experiencing symptoms...
  5. K

    I am terrified. Haven't had much internal peace in the last month.

    First, I want to thank everyone that takes time out of their day to help people in this forum. After doing a lot of research and reading on this forum I have decided to post a thread, seeking help. The truth is that in the past few weeks all I can think about is ALS. As time goes on the more...
  6. D

    Don’t lose weight has been the advice.

    The ALS Clinic and some places on this forum indicates not to lose weight. One of the first symptoms I noticed was that I was losing a little weight, but was gaining around the middle. It seemed to me that this was the result of atrophy and I conveyed those thoughts to my first neurologist and...
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    Ignore if you must. I know you guys receive a lot of these and you guys obviously cannot diagnose me, I'm just concerned. For the past few weeks I've been noticing something with my voice. It's getting harder to yell and sing. I've also been having this constant feeling of something caught in my...
  8. S

    Hi! Back again- scared more

    I posted in september regarding body wide twitches and thumb pain. Now i still have twitches, big one, small one, ones inside my ears. But my thumb pain has returned.(its more of a stinging sharp pain, that also appears when I exhale.) I am scared. I am seeing PCP tomorrow. I am afraid he would...
  9. R

    Very worried

    Hello. I want to start off by saying it's wonderful what you guys do here, and my heart goes out to every one of you. I've read through the stickies and a number of threads. I'm an 18 year old Caucasian male. I realize my age makes having ALS incredibly unlikely, and that's a fact I remind...
  10. L

    Should I worry?

    Hi, I have read the thread with the symptoms and I wouldn’t have posted here, if it weren’t for my knees that are kinda bothering me – some vibrations, not exactly twitching which probably wouldn’t scare me because I would say the cold is to blame ( I sleep in just a shirt and it is kinda cold...