is this als?

  1. J

    Extremely Scared

    Hi guys I'm new to this website.... So about two months ago I developed shallow breathing, I thought nothing of it as I do have generalized anxiety disorder... However, a month later I noticed I had a VERY noticeable twitch in my right thigh it has since spread throughout my entire body...
  2. E

    Is this als? Worried

    Hello everyone, 28 year old female, I started twitching all over my body when I first read als symptoms, I went to a nero and he did an emg and it was clear, after 3 months, one day I started to twitch again and that time I had no als fear, I went to ny nero again and it was clear too, 2 days...
  3. S

    Is this ALS?

    Hello, In December of 2016, I got engaged to the love of my life. Just prior to that (around August or September of 2016), he reported that he had a "funny feeling" in his left ring finger, then slowly started having difficulty moving it. In December, he had a nerve conduction study done, and...
  4. S

    is this ALS?

    Hello everyone, I have been reading posts on this forum for the past 6 months or so and I would firstly like to say how incredibly sorry I am for all of you who are fighting this terrible disease. I feel terrible for posting which is the main reason I haven’t posted since numerous symptoms have...
  5. T

    Is this ALS?

    So for the past month I've been living in fear I might have ALS. I have been having pains in my right hand and a feeling of "weirdness" moving the fingers. There's no tingling and\or numbness, but if feels weird, kinda hard to explain. Also I notice there's a indentation in my right hand muscle...
  6. J

    Is this ALS?

    My dads speech appeared somewhat slurred around the beginning of July 2016. He went to his doctor which told him his B-12 was very low. 2 weeks later it was no better and he would choke when he ate so he went back to his doctor who referred him to an ENT. The ENT noticed his tongue twitching and...
  7. M

    Newly diagnosed

    Hi everyone. I wanted to introduce myself to the forum.. My name is Melissa. I posted a couple months back, or so, in a different section asking "Is This ALS?". Unfortunately for me, my symptoms are progressing in my right limb, and now have noticeable fatigue in my neck and upper back. Typing...
  8. M

    Is this ALS? 20 years old

    Hello, first of all I want to say thank you for any help I will get and my prayers go out to anybody facing this and I'm sorry for the length of this post. I read the sticky and I only posted because I have had twitches and a hyperreflexive left knee. to be honest I don't think I have ALS, but...
  9. R

    Is this ALS?

    So this is my story. I am 21 years old. 8 months ago twitching started in my right leg. It then spread to body wide twitching. It stayed constant in my legs but would get worse in my arms etc. It seemed to calm down or somewhat go away for a month or so. It has now been 8 months and the...
  10. M

    Is this ALS?

    Hello, I would like to share my story. I am a 20 year old female. Starting 3 months ago I began having bad leg twitches. They were practically 24/7. I had an EMG on my legs and it was normal. They began happening more and more so I had a second EMG on my legs a month later which was also...
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