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  1. M

    Please read this - serious now and I think I know what's caused it

    Hi. Please bear with me here. I am 39, male. Weight trained very seriously since 16 and in the summer weighed about 250lb. I have always been in perfect health until this year. Back in August I started getting muscle twitches randomly across my body and pretty bad fatigue, along with tight...
  2. M

    Needing opinions.

    Hello. First off, I appreciate those of you who take the time to answer questions. I am a 33-year-old male that suffers from anxiety caused by my hypochondria. Over the years, I’ve had herpes (negative), Cancer (negative) and HIV (negative). Most recently, I dealt with ALS. For almost two...
  3. V

    Extremely nervous

    I went to my primary care physician I explained to him all my symptoms. Based on what I explained to him said it might be auto immune disease. He notices atrophy on my hands and neck. He decided to do blood work and scheduled me for a follow up the week after which is today. I just left his...
  4. R

    NP001 Neuraltus

    https://journals.lww.com/neurotodayonline/blog/NeurologyTodayConferenceReportersAANAnnualMeeting/Pages/post.aspx?PostID=65 LOS ANGELES–An experimental drug that regulates inflammation and showed a strong signal in a pilot study in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) failed to...
  5. tripete

    My confession

    Below is a document that i wrote for seminary some years ago. i still hold it to be true although i think it could have been written more gently. i used the same format as the Canons of Dort, because i believe it can be easier to explain things when you say what you do believe and what you do...
  6. MJALSWarrior

    T-Cells may play a part in how rapid progression is.

    https://www.news-medical.net/news/20180322/Specific-immune-cells-may-help-slow-progression-of-ALS-research-shows.aspx
  7. Q

    Immune system destruction and recreation

    I'm not sure if this has been brought up already, but why isn't there any research being done on destroying the immune system and then recreating it using stem cells as a cure? I've read that they have done this for patients with multiple sclerosis, which is also an autoimmune disorder...
  8. T

    Am I heade toward an ALS diagnosis

    Greetings to all! I am a first time poster and I want to thank you all in advance for your patience with me, my poor speeling and for any knowledge/support you offer! I have not been officially dianoised with ALS! I am concerned though that it is just a matter of time. I have been to the...
  9. L

    Mom diagnosed 3 days ago with ALS. Great aunt died 2 years ago from ALS. I feel lost

    I'll just jump right in... 4 years ago my great aunt was diagnosed with ALS. She passed 2 years ago at the age of 76. Last year my mom (50 years old now) had a TIA stroke which was followed by a lot of problems the doctors couldn't figure out, including she can't lift her arms up to her shoulder...
  10. G

    Dirty EMG/FALS after 2 years of BFS?

    Hi, I understand that you're not doctors, and I sincerely appreciate the effort with which you try to answer the posts here while dealing with this terrible disease (as someone who has lost a father to ALS, I'm unfortunately quite familiar with it). I'm posting here because I'm currently in a...
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